Roger Hunt

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Roger Hunt (20 July 1938 – 27 September 2021) was an English professional footballer who played as a forward. Eleven years with Liverpool, he was the club's record goalscorer with 286 goals until being overtaken by Ian Rush. Nonetheless, Hunt remains Liverpool's record league goalscorer with 244 goals. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Roger Hunt has received more than 818,675 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Roger Hunt is the 1,683rd most popular soccer player (down from 1,065th in 2019), the 2,781st most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,179th in 2019) and the 61st most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Roger Hunt ranks 1,683 out of 16,923Before him are Emre Can, Rudolf Krčil, Dezső Novák, Juan Carreño, Radja Nainggolan, and Nicolae Kovács. After him are Mazinho Oliveira, Marcelino García Toral, Edmundo Piaggio, Maxi López, Luigi Di Biagio, and Otto Siffling.

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Among people born in 1938, Roger Hunt ranks 285Before him are Karl Schranz, Leonid Zhabotinsky, Herman Daly, Timo Mäkinen, Sigitas Tamkevičius, and Halit Akçatepe. After him are Andrey Lukanov, Henk Groot, Vyacheslav Ivanov, Madge Sinclair, Norbert Ratsirahonana, and Sherman Hemsley.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Roger Hunt ranks 2,781 out of 6,924Before him are Ælfheah of Canterbury (954), Caroline Goodall (1959), Grace Aguilar (1816), John Lennox (1943), Konstantinos Paspatis (1878), and Henry Travers (1874). After him are Wilfrid (634), Jerry Springer (1944), Mark Sheppard (1964), Michael Berry (1941), Sienna Guillory (1975), and Sigeberht of Wessex (750).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Roger Hunt ranks 61Before him are Don Revie (1927), Erling Braut Håland (2000), Gary Neville (1975), Tom Finney (1922), Bryan Robson (1957), and Ashley Young (1985). After him are Vivian Woodward (1879), Rio Ferdinand (1978), Sol Campbell (1974), Jim Brown (1908), Ray Clemence (1948), and Tommy Lawrence (1940).