Dwight Gayle

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Dwight Devon Boyd Gayle (born 17 October 1989) is an English professional footballer who plays as a striker for Premier League club Newcastle United. Gayle played in the Arsenal academy as a youth, but was released in 2007, after which he began his career with Ryan of the Essex Olympian Football League. In subsequent seasons, he would work his way back up through the English football pyramid via stints at Stansted, Bishop's Stortford, Dagenham & Redbridge and Peterborough United, before establishing himself in the Premier League with Crystal Palace. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dwight Gayle has received more than 1,739,143 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Dwight Gayle is the 12,199th most popular soccer player (down from 11,357th in 2019), the 6,177th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 5,044th in 2019) and the 684th most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Dwight Gayle ranks 12,199 out of 16,923Before him are Kirill Kombarov, Gary Caldwell, Sergio Díaz, Douglas Luiz, Brais Méndez, and Yoshiyuki Takemoto. After him are Kanu, Matheus Ferraz, Magno Cruz, Atsushi Nagai, Ado Onaiwu, and Hirofumi Watanabe.

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Among people born in 1989, Dwight Gayle ranks 815Before him are Nathan Haas, Sergei Zhigalko, Salvatore Puccio, Jak Ali Harvey, Hellen Obiri, and Kana Osafune. After him are Patrick Hausding, Yi Siling, Christopher Juul-Jensen, André Santos, Mario Martínez, and Ben Mee.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Dwight Gayle ranks 6,177 out of 6,924Before him are Daniel Portman (1992), Fatima Whitbread (1961), Danny Ward (1991), Tyrone Mings (1993), Audley Harrison (1971), and Gary Caldwell (1982). After him are Luke Campbell (1987), Liz Truss (1975), DJ Fresh (1977), Steven Taylor (1986), Conor Coady (1993), and Gary Mabbutt (1961).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Dwight Gayle ranks 684Before him are Ugo Ehiogu (1972), Steven Caulker (1991), Jackie McNamara (1973), Danny Ward (1991), Tyrone Mings (1993), and Gary Caldwell (1982). After him are Steven Taylor (1986), Conor Coady (1993), Gary Mabbutt (1961), Ben Mee (1989), Michael Johnson (1988), and Jonathan Walters (1983).

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