John Aldridge

1958 - Today

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John William Aldridge (born 18 September 1958) is a former football player and manager. He was a prolific record-breaking striker best known for his time with English club Liverpool in the late 1980s. His tally of 330 league goals is the 6th highest in the history of English football. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Aldridge has received more than 759,032 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). John Aldridge is the 4,433rd most popular soccer player (down from 3,893rd in 2019), the 4,657th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,935th in 2019) and the 215th most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, John Aldridge ranks 4,433 out of 16,923Before him are Christian Streich, Eren Derdiyok, Silvestre Varela, Édgar Barreto, Ryoichi Kawakatsu, and Papiss Cissé. After him are Matthias Ginter, Ulrich Borowka, Carlos Pavón, Marlos, Marcin Wasilewski, and René Adler.

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Among people born in 1958, John Aldridge ranks 387Before him are Raymond Mommens, George Saunders, Rik Mayall, Mark King, Olivier Weber, and Ryoichi Kawakatsu. After him are Tony Pulis, Ronald Gamarra Herrera, Flemming Rasmussen, Monica Guerritore, Mariya Pinigina, and Julio César Uribe.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, John Aldridge ranks 4,657 out of 6,924Before him are Aubrey de Grey (1963), Mark King (1958), Stuart Pearce (1962), A. Edward Sutherland (1895), Harold Whitlock (1903), and Alex Cox (1954). After him are Richard Crashaw (1612), Andy Fraser (1952), Tony Pulis (1958), Thomas Heywood (1574), Allenby Chilton (1918), and Ian Brown (1963).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, John Aldridge ranks 215Before him are Tony Cascarino (1962), Alan Smith (1980), Terry McDermott (1951), Ken Armstrong (1924), Gary Speed (1969), and Emlyn Hughes (1947). After him are Allenby Chilton (1918), Charlie Buchan (1891), Ron Flowers (1934), Terry Paine (1939), David Jack (1898), and Alex James (1901).