Brian McDermott

1961 - Today

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Brian James McDermott (born 8 April 1961) is a former professional footballer and former manager of Reading. Born in Slough to Irish parents, McDermott joined Arsenal as an apprentice in 1977 and went on to play for Fulham, IFK Norrköping, Oxford United, Huddersfield Town, Cardiff City, Exeter City and Yeovil Town in a 14-year playing career during the 1980s and 1990s. At IFK Norrköping he was named Sweden's Player of the Year in 1984. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Brian McDermott has received more than 19,755 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Brian McDermott is the 11,201st most popular soccer player (down from 9,297th in 2019), the 6,038th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,779th in 2019) and the 621st most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Brian McDermott ranks 11,201 out of 16,923Before him are Daniel Podence, Yoshinori Doi, Daisuke Saito, Miloš Bajalica, Chavdar Yankov, and Naotaka Takeda. After him are Yasunari Hiraoka, Éder Ceccon, Thorsten Kirschbaum, David Vaughan, Takehito Suzuki, and Ryugo Okamoto.

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Among people born in 1961, Brian McDermott ranks 632Before him are Will Self, Kevin McDonald, Thurl Bailey, Judi Brown Clarke, Charlie Nicholas, and David Kaufman. After him are Daniel O'Donnell, Kevin Cramer, Benita Fitzgerald-Brown, Fatima Whitbread, Gary Mabbutt, and Anthony Cumia.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Brian McDermott ranks 6,038 out of 6,924Before him are Kieran Richardson (1984), Naughty Boy (1985), Adam Peaty (1994), Andy Townsend (1963), Clayton Blackmore (1964), and Dan Smith (1986). After him are David Vaughan (1983), Georgia Moffett (1984), Ola Aina (1996), Steve Coast (1980), Paul Joseph Watson (1982), and Steve Sidwell (1982).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Brian McDermott ranks 621Before him are Ian Walker (1971), John Sheridan (1964), Martin Kelly (1990), Kieran Richardson (1984), Andy Townsend (1963), and Clayton Blackmore (1964). After him are David Vaughan (1983), Ola Aina (1996), Steve Sidwell (1982), Gareth McAuley (1979), Frank Sinclair (1971), and James Beattie (1978).