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James McCarthy

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James Patrick McCarthy (born 12 November 1990) is a professional footballer who plays as a central midfielder for Scottish Premiership club Celtic. Born in Scotland, he represents the Republic of Ireland national team. McCarthy made over 100 appearances for Hamilton Academical as a teenager, before being transferred to Wigan Athletic in 2009 for an initial £1.2 million which was a record sale fee for Hamilton Academical. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James McCarthy has received more than 43,150 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). James McCarthy is the 12,581st most popular soccer player (down from 11,699th in 2019), the 6,801st most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 6,093rd in 2019) and the 676th most popular British Soccer Player.

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  • 40

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  • 1.96

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  • 5.30

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Among soccer players, James McCarthy ranks 12,581 out of 16,880Before him are Matej Mitrović, Vinícius Araújo, Diego Polenta, Gary Kelly, Pavle Ninkov, and Darío Lezcano. After him are Franco Acosta, Paul Alo'o, Oswaldo Alanís, Fabrício de Souza, Luca Caldirola, and Anaílson Brito Noleto.

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Among people born in 1990, James McCarthy ranks 829Before him are Jakub Vadlejch, Sammy Ndjock, Allison Scagliotti, Abeba Aregawi, Darío Lezcano, and Or Sasson. After him are Kseniya Makeyeva, Anna Tatishvili, Stéphane Badji, Paweł Olkowski, Yacouba Sylla, and Adel Mechaal.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, James McCarthy ranks 6,801 out of 7,765Before him are Stormzy (1993), James Anderson (1982), Dan Crenshaw (1984), Oliver Letwin (1956), Nico Yennaris (1993), and Mike Skinner (1979). After him are Ciaran Clark (1989), Ryan Day (1980), Lady Sovereign (1985), Sam Morsy (1991), Michael Socha (1987), and Kris Boyd (1983).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, James McCarthy ranks 676Before him are Jermaine Jenas (1983), Ravel Morrison (1993), Brandon Williams (2000), James Tavernier (1991), Owen Coyle (1966), and Nico Yennaris (1993). After him are Ciaran Clark (1989), Sam Morsy (1991), Kris Boyd (1983), Kevin Davies (1977), Josh Murphy (1995), and Scott Sinclair (1989).

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