Kevin Keegan

1951 - Today

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Joseph Kevin Keegan, (born 14 February 1951) is an English former football player and manager. A forward, he played for several clubs, including Newcastle United, Southampton, Liverpool and Hamburger SV. He went on to manage Newcastle United, Fulham and Manchester City, winning promotion as champions in his first full season at all three clubs. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kevin Keegan has received more than 2,927,351 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 50 in 2019). Kevin Keegan is the 294th most popular soccer player (down from 124th in 2019), the 1,048th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 708th in 2019) and the 12th most popular British Soccer Player.

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  • 4.86

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Among soccer players, Kevin Keegan ranks 294 out of 16,923Before him are Antonio Carbajal, Willy van de Kerkhof, Peter Shilton, Robert Lewandowski, Franck Ribéry, and David Villa. After him are Setsu Sawagata, Enzo Francescoli, Megumu Tamura, Usaburo Hidaka, Reizo Fukuhara, and Brian Clough.

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Among people born in 1951, Kevin Keegan ranks 49Before him are Jean-Claude Duvalier, René van de Kerkhof, Johnny Rep, Ben Carson, Elio Di Rupo, and Willy van de Kerkhof. After him are Jarmila Kratochvílová, Gustavo Santaolalla, Joey Ramone, Kim Peek, Lou Ferrigno, and Don Rosa.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Kevin Keegan ranks 1,048 out of 6,924Before him are John Russell Hind (1823), Stewart Granger (1913), Alexander R. Todd (1907), Thomas Chatterton (1752), George Canning (1770), and Matilda of England, Duchess of Saxony (1156). After him are Mike Newell (1942), Eric Idle (1943), Robert Shaw (1927), Flinders Petrie (1853), Thomas Lawrence (1769), and John Hawkwood (1320).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Kevin Keegan ranks 12Before him are Denis Law (1940), Bobby Robson (1933), Kenny Dalglish (1951), Bobby Moore (1941), Duncan Edwards (1936), and Peter Shilton (1949). After him are Brian Clough (1935), Bob Paisley (1919), Frank Lampard (1978), Ryan Giggs (1973), Steven Gerrard (1980), and John Charles (1931).