Craig Bellamy

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Craig Douglas Bellamy (born 13 July 1979) is a Welsh former professional footballer who played as a forward. Born in Cardiff, Bellamy began his career with Norwich City, where he made his professional debut in 1996. He went on to play for Coventry City and Newcastle United in the Premier League, becoming the record signing for the former. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Craig Bellamy has received more than 1,643,048 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 42 in 2019). Craig Bellamy is the 4,968th most popular soccer player (down from 2,930th in 2019), the 4,886th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,573rd in 2019) and the 262nd most popular British Soccer Player.

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  • 43

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  • 2.91

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  • 5.10

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Craig Bellamy ranks 4,968 out of 16,923Before him are Martín Lasarte, Kōji Nakata, András Törőcsik, Francis Coquelin, Nadine Angerer, and Konstantin Zyryanov. After him are Romaric, Sergio Asenjo, Loïc Perrin, Carlos Sánchez, Steffen Iversen, and Birkir Bjarnason.

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Among people born in 1979, Craig Bellamy ranks 278Before him are Mindy Kaling, Jaroslav Drobný, Nicki Hunter, Natasha Yarovenko, Samoa Joe, and Kōji Nakata. After him are Irina Slutskaya, Mato Neretljak, Kšyštof Lavrinovič, Tanya Tate, Bibiana Steinhaus, and Lauren Phoenix.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Craig Bellamy ranks 4,886 out of 6,924Before him are Brian Labone (1940), Hero Fiennes-Tiffin (1997), Harry Atkinson (1831), Sir James Outram, 1st Baronet (1803), Redvers Buller (1839), and Dawn French (1957). After him are Roger Taylor (1960), Lynne Ramsay (1969), Paula Radcliffe (1973), Anna Chancellor (1965), Tara Fitzgerald (1967), and Rachel Hurd-Wood (1990).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Craig Bellamy ranks 262Before him are Laurie Hughes (1924), Jack Wilshere (1992), Alan Hansen (1955), Bobby Smith (1933), Howard Kendall (1946), and Brian Labone (1940). After him are Malcolm Allison (1927), Dennis Wise (1966), Joey Barton (1982), Jim Baxter (1939), Jonny Evans (1988), and Viv Anderson (1956).