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 254,708 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Joe Mercer is the 3,646th most popular soccer player (down from 3,422nd in 2019), the 4,346th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,028th in 2019) and the 170th most popular Soccer Player.

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  • 21

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  • 2.59

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  • 3.52

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Joe Mercer ranks 3,646 out of 16,880Before him are Marco Bode, Wolfgang Paul, Aldo Poy, Joaquín Vázquez, Ante Rebić, and Héctor Bellerín. After him are Alexia Putellas, Bert Williams, Lucas Digne, Matt Le Tissier, Luís Oliveira, and Clément Lenglet.

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Among people born in 1914, Joe Mercer ranks 319Before him are Manlio Di Rosa, Frankie Manning, Richard Denning, Sam Manekshaw, John Berryman, and Frank Fenner. After him are Larry Adler, Erling Evensen, David Carstens, Georgy Babakin, Mauk Weber, and Carl Foreman. Among people deceased in 1990, Joe Mercer ranks 243Before him are Edward Binns, Arno Arthur Wachmann, Maurice Cloche, Marino Morettini, Harold Eugene Edgerton, and Max Bulla. After him are Mike Mazurki, František Douda, Allen Collins, Władysław Rubin, Jadwiga Wajs, and June Christy.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Joe Mercer ranks 4,346 out of 7,765Before him are Vincent Regan (1965), Gertrude Lawrence (1898), Thomas Sackville, 1st Earl of Dorset (1536), Thomas Campbell (1777), Victor Johnson (1883), and Piers Anthony (1934). After him are Kathleen McKane Godfree (1896), John Lawrence, 1st Baron Lawrence (1811), Stephen Leacock (1869), Aneurin Bevan (1897), Brian Robertson (1956), and Richard A. Proctor (1837).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Joe Mercer ranks 170Before him are Dave Mackay (1934), Jimmy Armfield (1935), Jimmy Murphy (1910), Arthur Berry (1888), Bill Nicholson (1919), and Frank Swift (1913). After him are Bert Williams (1920), Daniel Sturridge (1989), Tony Barton (1937), Jack Rowley (1920), Charles W. Alcock (1842), and Tony Cascarino (1962).