Dean Ashton

1983 - Today

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Dean Ashton (born 24 November 1983) is an English former professional footballer. He made over 240 appearances as a forward in the Football League and Premier League for Crewe Alexandra, Norwich City and West Ham United, and was capped by England. He was highly praised as a talented centre forward, but had a career frustrated by injury. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dean Ashton has received more than 476,720 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Dean Ashton is the 12,337th most popular soccer player (down from 11,242nd in 2019), the 6,193rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 5,032nd in 2019) and the 692nd most popular British Soccer Player.

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  • 480k

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  • 42.04

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.00

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.16

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Dean Ashton ranks 12,337 out of 16,923. Before him are Diadie Samassékou, Jeffrey Sarpong, Mahamane Traoré, Mehdi Torabi, Joseba Zaldúa, and Brandi Chastain. After him are Hiram Mier, Mohamed Koffi, Paweł Dawidowicz, Baek Sung-dong, Reiji Nakajima, and Gunnar Heiðar Þorvaldsson.

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Among people born in 1983, Dean Ashton ranks 951Before him are Jonathan Walters, Yassin Mikari, Levon Pachajyan, Yuliya Beygelzimer, Michał Winiarski, and Willian. After him are Kota Ogi, Jarrett Jack, Līga Dekmeijere, Hidetoshi Wakui, Paul Capdeville, and Abderrahman Kabous.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Dean Ashton ranks 6,193 out of 6,924. Before him are Ben Mee (1989), Michael Johnson (1988), Jonathan Walters (1983), Nathan Dyer (1987), Ellie Kendrick (1990), and Douglas Alexander (1967). After him are David Connolly (1977), Ashley Barnes (1989), Foxes (1989), Tony Cottee (1965), Alistair Carmichael (1965), and James Collins (1983).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Dean Ashton ranks 692Before him are Conor Coady (1993), Gary Mabbutt (1961), Ben Mee (1989), Michael Johnson (1988), Jonathan Walters (1983), and Nathan Dyer (1987). After him are David Connolly (1977), Ashley Barnes (1989), Tony Cottee (1965), James Collins (1983), James Ward-Prowse (1994), and Jason Roberts (1978).