Derek Dougan

1938 - 2007

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Alexander Derek Dougan (20 January 1938 – 24 June 2007) was a Northern Ireland international footballer, football manager, football chairman, pundit, and writer. He was also known by his nickname, "The Doog". He was capped by Northern Ireland at schoolboy, youth, Amateur, and 'B' team level, before he won 43 caps in a 15-year career for the senior team from 1958 to 1973, scoring eight international goals and featuring in the 1958 FIFA World Cup. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Derek Dougan has received more than 211,044 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Derek Dougan is the 6,934th most popular soccer player, the 5,430th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 398th most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Derek Dougan ranks 6,934 out of 16,923Before him are Mutiu Adepoju, Adalto, Kasper Bøgelund, Kenichi Uemura, Robin Quaison, and José Ortigoza. After him are Giorgian De Arrascaeta, Sidney Sam, Yury Gazinsky, Vladimír Darida, Ryad Boudebouz, and Florian Maurice.

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Among people born in 1938, Derek Dougan ranks 457Before him are Ishmael Reed, Ian St John, Lynn Carlin, Keith Greene, Lorraine Crapp, and Samuel Bodman. After him are Bruce Babbitt, Frank Kelly, and Paul G. Kirk. Among people deceased in 2007, Derek Dougan ranks 330Before him are Ian Porterfield, Seung-Hui Cho, Jeroen Boere, Charles Nelson Reilly, Ralph Beard, and June Almeida. After him are Luther Ingram, Cyprian Ekwensi, Diego Corrales, Laurie Bartram, Alemão, and Maria Cioncan.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Derek Dougan ranks 5,430 out of 6,924Before him are Gemma Whelan (1981), Diane Abbott (1953), Jimmy Carr (1972), Tessa Jowell (1947), Andy Sneap (1969), and David Miliband (1965). After him are Andy Gray (1955), Julian Morris (1983), Alexander Vlahos (1988), Nigel Winterburn (1963), Lorne Balfe (1976), and Scott Carson (1985).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Derek Dougan ranks 398Before him are Eddie Hopkinson (1935), Darren Bent (1984), Stewart Downing (1984), Joe Corrigan (1948), Kenny Sansom (1958), and Kieran Gibbs (1989). After him are Andy Gray (1955), Nigel Winterburn (1963), Scott Carson (1985), Lee Grant (1983), John Robertson (1953), and Anton Ferdinand (1985).