Martin Peters

1943 - 2019

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Martin Stanford Peters (8 November 1943 – 21 December 2019) was an English footballer and manager. As a member of the England team which won the 1966 FIFA World Cup, he scored the second of England's four goals in the final against West Germany. He also played in the 1970 World Cup. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Martin Peters has received more than 858,579 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Martin Peters is the 2,049th most popular soccer player (up from 2,104th in 2019), the 3,098th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,004th in 2019) and the 83rd most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Martin Peters ranks 2,049 out of 16,923Before him are Riyad Mahrez, Leivinha, Humberto de Araújo Benevenuto, Yvon Douis, Franjo Wölfl, and Steve McManaman. After him are Luiz Gustavo, Jérémy Mathieu, Luiz Luz, Thomas Gravesen, Shota Arveladze, and Andy Cole.

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Among people born in 1943, Martin Peters ranks 353Before him are Janet Margolin, Inna Churikova, Milan Máčala, Dante Spinotti, Hans Heyer, and Dagmar Lassander. After him are Niles Eldredge, Wolfgang Nordwig, Ottavio Bianchi, Susan Clark, Isabel-Clara Simó, and Clément Mouamba. Among people deceased in 2019, Martin Peters ranks 281Before him are Dimitar Dobrev, Elina Bystritskaya, Anémone, Sushma Swaraj, Ari Behn, and José Manuel Estepa Llaurens. After him are Jed Allan, Carol Lynley, Babiker Awadalla, Göran Malmqvist, Girish Karnad, and Alfredo Pérez Rubalcaba.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Martin Peters ranks 3,098 out of 6,924Before him are Edward Alleyn (1566), Jason Connery (1963), Richard Price (1723), Linus Roache (1964), Steve McManaman (1972), and Geoffrey Hinton (1947). After him are William Henry Smyth (1788), Trevor Taylor (1936), Jimmie Nicol (1939), Andy Cole (1971), Eddie Marsan (1968), and Henry Stuart, Duke of Gloucester (1640).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Martin Peters ranks 83Before him are Pat Jennings (1945), Johnny Haynes (1934), Ron Atkinson (1939), Nat Lofthouse (1925), Chris Waddle (1960), and Steve McManaman (1972). After him are Andy Cole (1971), Teddy Sheringham (1966), Fred Pentland (1883), Ashley Cole (1980), Michael Carrick (1981), and Vic Buckingham (1915).