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Eddie Thomson

1947 - 2003

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Eddie Thomson (25 February 1947 – 21 February 2003) was a Scottish association football player and coach, who played as a defender. He played for Heart of Midlothian and Aberdeen in Scotland, San Antonio Thunder in the United States and Sydney City in Australia. Staying in Australia, he coached Sydney City and Sydney Olympic before working with the Australia national team. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eddie Thomson has received more than 41,831 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 24 in 2019). Eddie Thomson is the 4,595th most popular soccer player (up from 4,673rd in 2019), the 4,926th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,752nd in 2019) and the 226th most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Eddie Thomson ranks 4,595 out of 16,880Before him are Sergio Vázquez, Mayumi Omatsu, Alexander Zorniger, Quincy Promes, John Aldridge, and Temur Ketsbaia. After him are Marco Etcheverry, Howard Kendall, Milenko Ačimovič, Claudio Reyna, Marino Perani, and Saša Ilić.

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Among people born in 1947, Eddie Thomson ranks 666Before him are Subhash Kak, Ken Dryden, Hal Abelson, Emlyn Hughes, Harvey Mason, and Millie Small. After him are Gerardo Vera, Juan Sol, Moses Nagamootoo, Robert Gordon, Nicanor de Carvalho, and Jim Marurai. Among people deceased in 2003, Eddie Thomson ranks 289Before him are Vera Ralston, German Sveshnikov, Steve O'Rourke, Bill Bright, Carol Shields, and C. Douglas Dillon. After him are Philip Slone, Hank Ballard, Rachel Corrie, David Kelly, John Aston Sr., and Tony Thompson.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Eddie Thomson ranks 4,926 out of 7,765Before him are Rik Mayall (1958), Maxwell T. Masters (1833), Susan Hill (1942), John Ballance (1839), Joanna Baillie (1762), and John Aldridge (1958). After him are Allan Cunningham (1791), Howard Kendall (1946), Val Guest (1911), Brian Jacques (1939), Edward Lhuyd (1660), and Sheila Jeffreys (1948).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Eddie Thomson ranks 226Before him are Peter Taylor (1928), Alex Miller (1949), John Connelly (1938), Nicky Butt (1975), Emlyn Hughes (1947), and John Aldridge (1958). After him are Howard Kendall (1946), Wes Brown (1979), Terry McDermott (1951), Jermain Defoe (1982), Tony Woodcock (1955), and Andrew Robertson (1994).