Paul McStay

1964 - Today

Photo of Paul McStay

Icon of person Paul McStay

Paul Michael Lyons McStay, , nicknamed the Maestro, (born 22 October 1964) is a Scottish former footballer who spent his entire career with Celtic, making his senior debut in 1982 and retiring in 1997. He captained both Scotland and Celtic at all age levels. He was capped 76 times for his country and scored nine goals. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Paul McStay has received more than 242,065 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Paul McStay is the 10,794th most popular soccer player (down from 9,697th in 2019), the 6,005th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,841st in 2019) and the 602nd most popular British Soccer Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 240k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 43.95

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.52

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.03

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Paul McStays by language


Among soccer players, Paul McStay ranks 10,794 out of 16,923. Before him are Omar Al-Ghamdi, Bruno César, Rony, Hiroki Hattori, Jukka Raitala, and Nnamdi Oduamadi. After him are Yoshihito Yamaji, Kike, Gilsinho, Vincent Koziello, Carlos Mané, and Yasuo Manaka.

Most Popular Soccer Players in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1964, Paul McStay ranks 715Before him are Nicki French, Joel Benjamin, Patty Griffin, Adam Carolla, Trey Gowdy, and Jane Espenson. After him are Mary T. Meagher, Man Haron Monis, John Sheridan, Paul Gonzales, Clayton Blackmore, and Stephen Frick.

Others Born in 1964

Go to all Rankings

In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Paul McStay ranks 6,005 out of 6,924. Before him are Ian Botham (1955), Trevor Sinclair (1973), Labrinth (1989), Ainsley Maitland-Niles (1997), Mark Burke (1969), and Lianne La Havas (1989). After him are Carl Froch (1977), Stuart Taylor (1980), Lucy Griffiths (1986), Steven Naismith (1986), Afshan Azad (1988), and Stephen Barclay (1972).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Paul McStay ranks 602Before him are John Collins (1968), Nick Barmby (1974), Ian Botham (1955), Trevor Sinclair (1973), Ainsley Maitland-Niles (1997), and Mark Burke (1969). After him are Stuart Taylor (1980), Steven Naismith (1986), Billy Sharp (1986), Michael Thomas (1967), Luke Young (1979), and Charlie Nicholas (1961).