Peter Crouch

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Peter James Crouch (born 30 January 1981) is an English former professional footballer who played as a striker. He was capped 42 times by the England national team between 2005 and 2010, scoring 22 goals for his country during that time, and appearing at two FIFA World Cup tournaments. He is one of 32 players to have scored 100 or more Premier League goals, and holds the record for the most headed goals in Premier League history.Crouch began his career as a trainee with Tottenham Hotspur. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter Crouch has received more than 7,792,901 page views. His biography is available in 54 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 55 in 2019). Peter Crouch is the 892nd most popular soccer player (up from 2,394th in 2019), the 2,072nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 3,335th in 2019) and the 46th most popular Soccer Player.

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  • 3.87

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Among soccer players, Peter Crouch ranks 892 out of 16,880Before him are Yukio Shimomura, Horst-Dieter Höttges, Sergio Goycochea, Patrick Battiston, Metin Oktay, and Philippe Troussier. After him are Mikheil Meskhi, Klaus Augenthaler, Louis Pilot, José Della Torre, Emil Kostadinov, and Marc-André ter Stegen.

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Among people born in 1981, Peter Crouch ranks 31Before him are Javier Saviola, Dimitar Berbatov, Anna Kournikova, Nemanja Vidić, Djibril Cissé, and Adriana Lima. After him are Maicon Sisenando, Hayden Christensen, Bryce Dallas Howard, Song Hye-kyo, Floor Jansen, and Nayib Bukele.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Peter Crouch ranks 2,072 out of 7,765Before him are Max Beerbohm (1872), Julian Lennon (1963), Chris Squire (1948), Barbara Hepworth (1903), Angela Carter (1940), and William Hudson (1730). After him are Samuel Smiles (1812), Anna Sewell (1820), William Grenville, 1st Baron Grenville (1759), Æthelfrith (600), Susannah York (1939), and Basil Bernstein (1924).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Peter Crouch ranks 46Before him are Ian Callaghan (1942), Jack Charlton (1935), Erling Braut Håland (2000), Billy Wright (1924), Gordon Milne (1937), and Jimmy Savile (1926). After him are Tommy Taylor (1932), Herbert Chapman (1878), Michael Carrick (1981), Rio Ferdinand (1978), Jamie Vardy (1987), and Dennis Viollet (1933).

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