Mark Hughes

1963 - Today

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Leslie Mark Hughes, OBE (born 1 November 1963) is a Welsh former football manager and player. During his playing career he usually operated as a forward or midfielder, and was most noted for two spells at Manchester United, but he also played for Barcelona and Bayern Munich, as well as the English clubs Chelsea, Southampton, Everton and finally Blackburn Rovers. He also made 72 appearances for Wales scoring 16 goals. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mark Hughes has received more than 2,730,050 page views. His biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). Mark Hughes is the 2,382nd most popular soccer player (down from 1,542nd in 2019), the 3,331st most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,576th in 2019) and the 91st most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Mark Hughes ranks 2,382 out of 16,923Before him are Santiago Vernazza, Hans Nowak, Frédéric Kanouté, Anzor Kavazashvili, Karl-Heinz Metzner, and Yuriko Shima. After him are Paul Mebus, Francesco Janich, Leon Goretzka, Álvaro Negredo, Ander Herrera, and Eduardo da Silva.

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Among people born in 1963, Mark Hughes ranks 223Before him are Dariga Nazarbayeva, Raimond Aumann, Jean-Marc Vallée, Jaime de Marichalar, Ute Lemper, and Harold Perrineau. After him are Masuyo Shiraishi, Jens Johansson, Bernd Storck, Vladimir Mashkov, Rick Allen, and Johnny Marr.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Mark Hughes ranks 3,331 out of 6,924Before him are Thomas Andrew Knight (1759), Ronnie Lane (1946), Roger Hargreaves (1935), Vivian Fuchs (1908), Acker Bilk (1929), and Chris Farlowe (1940). After him are Annie Kenney (1879), Brian Ferneyhough (1943), Sarah Kane (1971), Beryl Markham (1902), Niall Ferguson (1964), and Val McDermid (1955).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Mark Hughes ranks 91Before him are Teddy Sheringham (1966), Fred Pentland (1883), Ashley Cole (1980), Michael Carrick (1981), Vic Buckingham (1915), and Steve Bloomer (1874). After him are Peter Crouch (1981), Simone Perrotta (1977), Steve Bruce (1960), Joe Hart (1987), Peter Osgood (1947), and Jimmy McGrory (1904).