Martin Atkinson

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Martin Atkinson (born 31 March 1971) is an English professional football referee who officiates primarily in the Premier League. He is a member of the West Riding County Football Association.Atkinson made his first appearance as an official in the Football League as an assistant referee in 1995. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Martin Atkinson has received more than 446,236 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia. Martin Atkinson is the 54th most popular referee (down from 52nd in 2019), the 4,898th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,099th in 2019) and the 5th most popular British Referee.

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  • 52.58

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  • 25

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  • 4.69

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  • 3.25

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among referees, Martin Atkinson ranks 54 out of 108Before him are Alberto Undiano Mallenco, Joel Aguilar, Martin Hansson, Mark Clattenburg, Nawaf Shukralla, and Djamel Haimoudi. After him are Bibiana Steinhaus, Carlos Eugênio Simon, Kyros Vassaras, Michael Hester, Sandro Ricci, and Peter Fröjdfeldt.

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Among people born in 1971, Martin Atkinson ranks 388Before him are Thomas Adès, Rie Kimura, Dorian Gregory, Cyril Domoraud, Lea Salonga, and Zoubeir Baya. After him are Albrecht Behmel, Gena Lee Nolin, Conn Iggulden, Elivélton, C. S. Lee, and Ulrich van Gobbel.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Martin Atkinson ranks 4,898 out of 6,924Before him are Rachel Hurd-Wood (1990), Malcolm Allison (1927), Button Gwinnett (1735), Dennis Wise (1966), J. G. Farrell (1935), and Tanya Tate (1979). After him are Ashley Jensen (1969), Joey Barton (1982), Jasper Fforde (1961), Conn Iggulden (1971), Sophie Thompson (1962), and Ralph Ineson (1969).

Among REFEREES In United Kingdom

Among referees born in United Kingdom, Martin Atkinson ranks 5Before him are Howard Webb (1971), Jack Taylor (1930), Graham Poll (1963), and Mark Clattenburg (1975). After him are Hugh Dallas (1957), Mike Dean (1968), Craig Thomson (1972), Michael Oliver (1985), Andre Marriner (1971), and Willie Collum (1979).