Joe Mercer

1914 - 1990

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Joseph Mercer OBE (9 August 1914 – 9 August 1990) was an English football player and manager. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joe Mercer has received more than 198,912 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Joe Mercer is the 3,425th most popular soccer player (down from 2,359th in 2019), the 4,037th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,193rd in 2019) and the 155th most popular British Soccer Player.

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  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.51

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  • 3.56

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Joe Mercer ranks 3,425 out of 16,923Before him are Mousa Dembélé, Antonio Alzamendi, Slobodan Dubajić, Mikaël Silvestre, Tomislav Erceg, and Billy Gonsalves. After him are Ivan Gudelj, Dražen Mužinić, Boris Mayorov, Fabricio Coloccini, Kubilay Türkyilmaz, and Gökhan Inler.

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Among people born in 1914, Joe Mercer ranks 282Before him are Geoffrey Unsworth, Sam Manekshaw, John Berryman, Xosé María Díaz Castro, Robert R. Wilson, and Billy Eckstine. After him are Bruce M. Metzger, BP Koirala, Kaisa Parviainen, Sylvi Saimo, David Carstens, and George Bruns. Among people deceased in 1990, Joe Mercer ranks 215Before him are Spark Matsunaga, Charlotte Moore Sitterly, Jadwiga Wajs, Chiara Badano, Xosé María Díaz Castro, and Marino Morettini. After him are Georges de Rham, Ludwig Lachmann, Albert Salmi, Dries van der Lof, Ian Charleson, and Peter Taylor.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Joe Mercer ranks 4,037 out of 6,924Before him are Mark Blundell (1966), Piers Sellers (1955), Michael Caton-Jones (1957), Tom Clarke (1858), Freeman Freeman-Thomas, 1st Marquess of Willingdon (1866), and John Clare (1793). After him are Winifred McNair (1877), J. I. Packer (1926), Richard Ashcroft (1971), Jackie Milburn (1924), Martin Litchfield West (1937), and Dave Mackay (1934).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Joe Mercer ranks 155Before him are Willie Watson (1920), David Pegg (1935), George Cohen (1939), Jimmy Gallagher (1901), Frank Swift (1913), and Paul Ince (1967). After him are Jackie Milburn (1924), Dave Mackay (1934), Theo Walcott (1989), Cliff Bastin (1912), Frank Lampard (1948), and Jesse Lingard (1992).