Avi Cohen

1956 - 2010

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Avraham "Avi" Cohen (Hebrew: אבי כהן; 14 November 1956 – 29 December 2010) was an Israeli footballer who played as a defender, and a manager. He was best known for his spells playing for two British clubs: Liverpool in England and Rangers in Scotland. After retirement from active football and management, he was the chairman of the Israel Professional Footballers Association for over five years until he was killed in a motorcycle crash. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Avi Cohen has received more than 124,697 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Avi Cohen is the 3,773rd most popular soccer player (down from 2,916th in 2019), the 459th most popular biography from Egypt (down from 391st in 2019) and the 12th most popular Egyptian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Avi Cohen ranks 3,773 out of 16,923Before him are Frode Johnsen, Antonio Benarrivo, Cemil Turan, Reidar Kvammen, Tugay Kerimoğlu, and Viktor Anichkin. After him are Marcos Alonso, Dario Hübner, Budimir Vujačić, Marco Storari, Abdul Kader Keïta, and Heinz Wewers.

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Among people born in 1956, Avi Cohen ranks 356Before him are Giuliana De Sio, Diamond Dallas Page, Silviu Lung, Anatoly Artsebarsky, Salvatore Bagni, and Ling Jihua. After him are Sharon Mitchell, Janice E. Voss, Rashid Nurgaliyev, Marianne Thyssen, Ha Jin, and Laurie Cunningham. Among people deceased in 2010, Avi Cohen ranks 314Before him are Franco Ballerini, Lisa Blount, Pete Quaife, James Moody, Edwin Valero, and Corey Allen. After him are Beryl Bainbridge, Harvey Pekar, Alexander Belostenny, Ted Sorensen, Joseph Serge Miot, and Dorothy Height.

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Among people born in Egypt, Avi Cohen ranks 459 out of 520Before him are Mahmoud Fayad (1925), Ibrahim Isaac Sidrak (1955), Mustafa Mansour (1914), Penelope Lively (1933), Pope Eumenes of Alexandria (100), and Hesham Qandil (1962). After him are Hany Ramzy (1969), Mohamed Aboutrika (1978), Abdel Moneim Aboul Fotouh (1951), Karam Gaber (1979), Mena Massoud (1991), and Ibrahim Hassan (1966).


Among soccer players born in Egypt, Avi Cohen ranks 12Before him are Mohamed Zidan (1981), Mido (1983), Hossam Hassan (1966), Mahmoud El Khatib (1954), Ahmed Hassan (1975), and Mustafa Mansour (1914). After him are Hany Ramzy (1969), Mohamed Aboutrika (1978), Ibrahim Hassan (1966), Ahmed Shobair (1960), Essam Abdel-Fatah (1965), and Mohamed Barakat (1976).