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Emlyn Hughes

1947 - 2004

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Emlyn Walter Hughes (28 August 1947 – 9 November 2004) was an English footballer. He started his career at Blackpool in 1964 before moving to Liverpool in 1967. He made 665 appearances for Liverpool and captained the side to three league titles and an FA Cup victory in the 1970s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Emlyn Hughes has received more than 1,198,443 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Emlyn Hughes is the 4,583rd most popular soccer player (down from 4,414th in 2019), the 4,914th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,634th in 2019) and the 225th most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Emlyn Hughes ranks 4,583 out of 16,880Before him are Jean-Claude Piumi, Lucas Alcaraz, Diego Alonso, Luis Rubiños, Claudio Sulser, and Giacomo Bonaventura. After him are Matheus Cunha, Mehmet Topal, Sergio Gori, Walter Novellino, Denzel Dumfries, and Federico Fazio.

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Among people born in 1947, Emlyn Hughes ranks 663Before him are George Alec Effinger, Reno Olsen, Patrick Grainville, Subhash Kak, Ken Dryden, and Hal Abelson. After him are Harvey Mason, Millie Small, Eddie Thomson, Gerardo Vera, Juan Sol, and Moses Nagamootoo. Among people deceased in 2004, Emlyn Hughes ranks 264Before him are Kamisese Mara, Sylvi Saimo, Ol' Dirty Bastard, Beyers Naudé, Fred Ebb, and Richard Dembo. After him are Ugo Ferrante, Arnold Orville Beckman, Coxsone Dodd, Paul Nitze, Paul Klebnikov, and Charles Dumas.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Emlyn Hughes ranks 4,914 out of 7,765Before him are Michael Moran (1948), Charles Hutton (1737), Emily Davies (1830), Gloria Holden (1903), Harry Johnston (1858), and Alan Hollinghurst (1954). After him are Benjamin Zephaniah (1958), Steven Isserlis (1958), Stella Gibbons (1902), Andrew Davis (1944), Phil Anderson (1958), and Rik Mayall (1958).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Emlyn Hughes ranks 225Before him are Bob Crompton (1879), Jimmy Ross (1866), Peter Taylor (1928), Alex Miller (1949), John Connelly (1938), and Nicky Butt (1975). After him are John Aldridge (1958), Eddie Thomson (1947), Howard Kendall (1946), Wes Brown (1979), Terry McDermott (1951), and Jermain Defoe (1982).