Jonny Evans

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Jonathan Grant Evans (born 3 January 1988) is a Northern Irish professional footballer who plays as a defender for Premier League club Leicester City and the Northern Ireland national team. Evans was born in Belfast and started his career at Greenisland FC, where he was spotted by Manchester United scouts. He progressed through Manchester United's academy and went on loan to Royal Antwerp and Sunderland to gain first-team experience before making his Manchester United first team debut in the 2007–08 League Cup. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jonny Evans has received more than 2,096,850 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 47 in 2019). Jonny Evans is the 5,071st most popular soccer player (down from 4,477th in 2019), the 4,911th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,127th in 2019) and the 267th most popular British Soccer Player.

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  • 52.45

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  • 50

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  • 4.05

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  • 4.90

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Jonny Evans ranks 5,071 out of 16,923Before him are Moussa Marega, Pizzi, José Morais, Mayumi Kaji, Luís Roberto Alves, and Volodymyr Lyutyi. After him are Viv Anderson, Sergey Andreyev, Roman Kosecki, Altin Lala, Amin Younes, and Florent Sinama Pongolle.

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Among people born in 1988, Jonny Evans ranks 176Before him are Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson, Angus McLaren, Jihadi John, Tomás Rincón, Mario Maurer, and Teerasil Dangda. After him are Caner Erkin, Héctor Moreno, Elsa Hosk, Ashleigh Murray, Angelo Ogbonna, and Bibras Natkho.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Jonny Evans ranks 4,911 out of 6,924Before him are Nicholas Parsons (1923), Caroline Flack (1979), Thomas Dolby (1958), Jim Baxter (1939), John Lydgate (1370), and Angela Mortimer (1932). After him are Viv Anderson (1956), Patricia Bredin (1935), Jack Wild (1952), Stuart Price (1977), J. P. Mallory (1945), and Roy Evans (1948).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Jonny Evans ranks 267Before him are Brian Labone (1940), Craig Bellamy (1979), Malcolm Allison (1927), Dennis Wise (1966), Joey Barton (1982), and Jim Baxter (1939). After him are Viv Anderson (1956), Roy Evans (1948), Trevor Cherry (1948), Glen Johnson (1984), Neville Southall (1958), and Gil Merrick (1922).