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Eddie Hopkinson

1935 - 2004

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Edward Hopkinson (29 October 1935 – 25 April 2004) was an English football goalkeeper. He was born in Wheatley Hill, near Peterlee, County Durham.During his club career he played for Oldham Athletic and Bolton Wanderers, the latter from August 1952 to November 1969, where he holds the club record for appearances (578 matches). He earned 14 caps for the England national football team from 1957 to 1959, and was England's reserve goalkeeper at the 1958 FIFA World Cup. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eddie Hopkinson has received more than 44,178 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Eddie Hopkinson is the 6,263rd most popular soccer player (up from 6,814th in 2019), the 5,674th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 5,394th in 2019) and the 342nd most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Eddie Hopkinson ranks 6,263 out of 16,880Before him are Ha Seok-ju, Gelson Martins, Mathias Pogba, Alessandro Cambalhota, Amir Rrahmani, and Marco Motta. After him are Mick McCarthy, Pablo Bengoechea, Marjan Mrmić, Dame N'Doye, Oleksandr Kucher, and Renan Lodi.

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Among people born in 1935, Eddie Hopkinson ranks 461Before him are Veli Lehtelä, Gail Fisher, Herb Kohl, Robert Henry Lawrence Jr., Don Howe, and Jane Dee Hull. After him are Manuel Aaron, Heather Sears, Cliff Jones, Stevie Chalmers, Ron Delany, and Dick McTaggart. Among people deceased in 2004, Eddie Hopkinson ranks 291Before him are Hiram Fong, Richard Biggs, Rodger Ward, Eleanor Holm, Pacita Abad, and Fernando Poe Jr.. After him are Brenda Fassie, Alphonso Ford, Dennis Wilshaw, Yash Johar, Salvador Laurel, and Hugh Shearer.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Eddie Hopkinson ranks 5,674 out of 7,765Before him are Peter Reid (1956), Leon Brittan (1939), Anoushka Shankar (1981), Shirley Williams (1930), Anthony Dod Mantle (1955), and Henry Jackman (1974). After him are Mick McCarthy (1959), Dean Smith (1971), Gavin McInnes (1970), Princess Charlotte of Cambridge (2015), John Reid, Baron Reid of Cardowan (1947), and Mike Dean (1968).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Eddie Hopkinson ranks 342Before him are Leighton Baines (1984), Bertie Mee (1918), Allan Clarke (1946), Archie Gemmill (1947), Alan Hodgkinson (1936), and Peter Reid (1956). After him are Mick McCarthy (1959), Adam Johnson (1987), Paul Dummett (1991), Ken Green (1924), Ian Porterfield (1946), and Scott Parker (1980).