Richard Gough

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Charles Richard Gough (born 5 April 1962) is a Scottish former professional footballer who played as a defender. Gough was first noticed in the successful Dundee United team of the early 1980s, winning the Scottish league title in 1982–83 and reaching the European Cup semi-final in 1984. Gough captained Tottenham Hotspur in the 1987 FA Cup Final. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Gough has received more than 294,149 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Richard Gough is the 11,339th most popular soccer player (down from 9,859th in 2019), the 1,199th most popular biography from Sweden and the 223rd most popular Swedish Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Richard Gough ranks 11,339 out of 16,923Before him are Ouro-Nimini Tchagnirou, Rikiya Kawamae, Emmanuel Frimpong, Lasse Nielsen, Rodolfo Gamarra, and Leonardo González. After him are James Vaughan, Edgar Bruno da Silva, Jannik Huth, Dominic Calvert-Lewin, Álex Gálvez, and Kleber Romero.

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Among people born in 1962, Richard Gough ranks 647Before him are Deepa Sahi, Mike Rowe, Steve Daines, Alvin Drew, Stavros Lambrinidis, and James Sie. After him are Luís dos Reis, Maurice Malpas, Todd Bennett, Kevin Richardson, Nancy Hogshead-Makar, and David Mundell.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Richard Gough ranks 1,199 out of 1,296Before him are Elias Ymer (1996), Rasmus Bengtsson (1986), Filip Helander (1993), Tobias Ludvigsson (1991), Fredrik Petersen (1983), and Sebastian Samuelsson (1997). After him are Patrik Carlgren (1992), Jenny Rissveds (1994), Jessica Lindell-Vikarby (1984), Dalibor Doder (1979), Lukas Meijer (1988), and Adam Johansson (1983).


Among soccer players born in Sweden, Richard Gough ranks 223Before him are Lisa Dahlkvist (1987), Labinot Harbuzi (1986), Nicolao Dumitru (1991), Martin Kayongo-Mutumba (1985), Rasmus Bengtsson (1986), and Filip Helander (1993). After him are Patrik Carlgren (1992), Adam Johansson (1983), Fridolina Rolfö (1993), Denni Avdić (1988), Arbër Zeneli (1995), and Mattias Bjärsmyr (1986).