Martin Keown

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Martin Raymond Keown (; born 24 July 1966) is an English football pundit and former professional footballer who played as a defender from 1984 to 2005, notably in the Premier League for Arsenal, where he made over 400 appearances for the club and won 10 honours. He also played for Brighton & Hove Albion, Aston Villa, Everton, Leicester City and Reading. Keown made his England debut in 1992 against France and went on to win 43 caps for the national side over the next 10 years, gradually forming a respected defensive partnership with Arsenal teammate Tony Adams at both club and international level. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Martin Keown has received more than 1,254,092 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Martin Keown is the 5,537th most popular soccer player (down from 5,053rd in 2019), the 5,088th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,246th in 2019) and the 306th most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Martin Keown ranks 5,537 out of 16,923Before him are Andrés Scotti, Abdelkader Ghezzal, Jordan Pickford, Márcio Nobre, Dennis Wilshaw, and Caçapa. After him are Kolbeinn Sigþórsson, Stéphane Ruffier, Torben Piechnik, Luis López Rekarte, Sebastián Coates, and Igor Denisov.

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Among people born in 1966, Martin Keown ranks 446Before him are Henk Fraser, Michael Park, Emese Hunyady, Tibor Navracsics, Evgeny Bareev, and Athina Rachel Tsangari. After him are Liz Cheney, Aasif Mandvi, Diedrich Bader, Ann Leckie, Oleksandr Bagach, and Andrea Temesvári.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Martin Keown ranks 5,088 out of 6,924Before him are Doug Livingstone (1898), Drew McIntyre (1985), Tammy Abraham (1997), Jordan Pickford (1994), Dennis Wilshaw (1926), and Sophie Wilson (1957). After him are Virginia Field (1917), Ali Carter (1979), Dean-Charles Chapman (1997), John Leckie (1949), Ali Smith (1962), and Kenny Acheson (1957).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Martin Keown ranks 306Before him are Simon Grayson (1969), Phil Jagielka (1982), Doug Livingstone (1898), Tammy Abraham (1997), Jordan Pickford (1994), and Dennis Wilshaw (1926). After him are Wayne Bridge (1980), Sandy Turnbull (1884), Jackie Henderson (1932), Peter Reid (1956), Bill McGarry (1927), and Jonathan Woodgate (1980).