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Phil Brown

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Philip Brown (born 30 May 1959) is an English former professional footballer and coach who was most recently the manager of Barrow. As a player, Brown was a right-back who made over six hundred league appearances in an eighteen-year career, but never made it to the top flight. However, as a manager, he became the first to lead Hull City to the top division in their 104-year history, winning the Championship play-offs in 2008 after a 1–0 win against Bristol City at Wembley Stadium. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Phil Brown has received more than 30,468 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Phil Brown is the 10,616th most popular soccer player (down from 9,595th in 2019), the 6,550th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 5,835th in 2019) and the 578th most popular British Soccer Player.

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  • 28.93

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.27

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  • 4.19

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Phil Brown ranks 10,616 out of 16,880Before him are Masaaki Furukawa, Ajdin Hrustic, Yui Hasegawa, Wout Brama, Seweryn Gancarczyk, and Maiko Nakaoka. After him are Xaver Schlager, Hiroki Mizumoto, Kazuya Igarashi, Parfait Mandanda, Joey Jones, and Adama Guira.

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Among people born in 1959, Phil Brown ranks 691Before him are Mark Kirk, Brian Goodell, Kevin Sheedy, Zainab Bangura, Kazuhiro Koso, and Leila de Lima. After him are Davis Phinney, Rowdy Gaines, Judith Collins, Victoria Jackson, Jim McGovern, and Keith Olbermann.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Phil Brown ranks 6,550 out of 7,765Before him are David Mitchell (1974), Jack McConnell (1960), Andrew Johnson (1981), Omar Richards (1998), Owen Nolan (1972), and Nell Hudson (1990). After him are Will Young (1979), Zac Goldsmith (1975), Alex Clare (1985), Joey Jones (1955), Jordan Spence (1990), and Danny Murphy (1977).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Phil Brown ranks 578Before him are Lee Sharpe (1971), Ryan Sessegnon (2000), John Gregory (1954), Chris Gunter (1989), Andrew Johnson (1981), and Omar Richards (1998). After him are Joey Jones (1955), Jordan Spence (1990), Danny Murphy (1977), Ola Aina (1996), Ryan Shawcross (1987), and Alan McInally (1963).