SOCCER PLAYER

Kenny Dalglish

1951 - Today

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Sir Kenneth Mathieson Dalglish (born 4 March 1951) is a Scottish former football player and manager. During his career, he made 338 appearances for Celtic and 515 for Liverpool, playing as a forward, and earned a record 102 full caps for the Scotland national team, scoring 30 goals, also a joint-record. Dalglish won the Ballon d'Or Silver Award in 1983, the PFA Players' Player of the Year in 1983, and the FWA Footballer of the Year in 1979 and 1983. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kenny Dalglish has received more than 3,388,966 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 48 in 2019). Kenny Dalglish is the 119th most popular soccer player (up from 180th in 2019), the 715th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 841st in 2019) and the 8th most popular British Soccer Player.

Kenny Dalglish was a Scottish footballer who played for Celtic and Liverpool in the 1970s and 1980s. Dalglish won a total of three European Cups, five league titles, and two FA Cups. He also managed Liverpool during the 1990s.

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Among SOCCER PLAYERS

Among soccer players, Kenny Dalglish ranks 119 out of 16,923Before him are Harald Schumacher, Luigi Riva, Ștefan Kovács, Paulo Roberto Falcão, Filippo Inzaghi, and Ademir de Menezes. After him are Hisataka Okamoto, Daniel Passarella, Miroslav Klose, Helmut Schön, Sandro Mazzola, and Kunishige Kamamoto.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1951, Kenny Dalglish ranks 26Before him are Mark Hamill, Karekin II, Tommy Hilfiger, Gordon Brown, Juan Manuel Santos, and Aslan Maskhadov. After him are Kathryn Bigelow, Anjelica Huston, Akhmad Kadyrov, Jane Seymour, David Coverdale, and Bob Geldof.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Kenny Dalglish ranks 715 out of 6,924Before him are Mike Hawthorn (1929), William Holman Hunt (1827), Edward Heath (1916), John Rhys-Davies (1944), Naomi Watts (1968), and Catherine of Lancaster (1373). After him are Stephen Gray (1666), Godfrey Hounsfield (1919), Joseph Swan (1828), John Flamsteed (1646), John Gurdon (1933), and William Jones (1746).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Kenny Dalglish ranks 8Before him are Bobby Charlton (1937), David Beckham (1975), Stanley Matthews (1915), Gordon Banks (1937), Denis Law (1940), and Bobby Robson (1933). After him are Bobby Moore (1941), Duncan Edwards (1936), Peter Shilton (1949), Kevin Keegan (1951), Brian Clough (1935), and Bob Paisley (1919).

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