Roy Carroll

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Roy Eric Carroll (born 30 September 1977) is a Northern Irish professional footballer who most recently played as a goalkeeper for NIFL Premiership side Linfield. He is best known for his spells at Wigan Athletic, Manchester United (where he won a Premier League winners medal and the 2004 FA Cup) and Olympiacos (where he won the Greek Superleague three times and the Greek Cup twice). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Roy Carroll has received more than 629,979 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Roy Carroll is the 7,092nd most popular soccer player (up from 7,514th in 2019), the 5,457th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,571st in 2019) and the 409th most popular British Soccer Player.

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  • 48.85

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 30

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.04

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.03

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Roy Carroll ranks 7,092 out of 16,923. Before him are Per Ciljan Skjelbred, Josico, Giuliano Giannichedda, Yazid Mansouri, Duncan Ferguson, and Róbert Mak. After him are Rémy Vercoutre, Yūichi Komano, Néstor Ortigoza, José Luis Oltra, Robert Acquafresca, and Saki Kumagai.

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Among people born in 1977, Roy Carroll ranks 475Before him are Raphaël Wicky, Igor Petrenko, Jamba, Luke Roberts, Jenni Haukio, and Sylvi Listhaug. After him are Pavel Královec, Kenyon Martin, Eddie Gustafsson, Alenka Gotar, John Hensley, and Robert Lindstedt.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Roy Carroll ranks 5,457 out of 6,924. Before him are Pat Crerand (1939), Mick Mills (1949), Jane Horrocks (1964), James Dean Bradfield (1969), Jolyon Palmer (1991), and Duncan Ferguson (1971). After him are Paul Arthurs (1965), MF Doom (1971), Ken MacLeod (1954), Danny Ings (1992), Tuppence Middleton (1987), and Eric Fellner (1959).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Roy Carroll ranks 409Before him are John Robertson (1953), Anton Ferdinand (1985), Phil Foden (2000), Pat Crerand (1939), Mick Mills (1949), and Duncan Ferguson (1971). After him are Danny Ings (1992), Dean Saunders (1964), Nathan Baker (1991), Paul McGrath (1959), John Lundstram (1994), and Matthew Upson (1979).