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Roy Hodgson

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Roy Hodgson (born 9 August 1947) is an English football manager and former player, who is currently manager of Premier League club Crystal Palace. He has managed 22 different teams in eight countries, beginning in Sweden with Halmstads BK in the 1976 season. He later guided the Switzerland national team to the last 16 of the 1994 World Cup and qualification for Euro 1996; Switzerland had not qualified for a major tournament since the 1960s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Roy Hodgson has received more than 5,192,339 page views. His biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia. Roy Hodgson is the 59th most popular coach (up from 63rd in 2019), the 1,063rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,131st in 2019) and the 3rd most popular British Coach.

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  • 45

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  • 4.14

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  • 4.65

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among coaches, Roy Hodgson ranks 59 out of 328Before him are César Rodríguez Álvarez, Hans-Dieter Flick, Cesare Prandelli, Vicente Feola, Jean-Pierre Papin, and Massimiliano Allegri. After him are Enzo Bearzot, Eric Gerets, Morten Olsen, Raymond Goethals, Jean Tigana, and Unai Emery.

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Among people born in 1947, Roy Hodgson ranks 83Before him are Martha Nussbaum, F. R. David, Alexander Rutskoy, Viktor Suvorov, Wes Studi, and Temple Grandin. After him are Richard Jenkins, Roger D. Kornberg, James Patterson, Jeffrey DeMunn, Viktor Belenko, and Rod Evans.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Roy Hodgson ranks 1,063 out of 7,765Before him are Twiggy (1949), James Broun-Ramsay, 1st Marquess of Dalhousie (1812), John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich (1718), Alexander, Crown Prince of Yugoslavia (1945), Frank Oz (1944), and Geoffrey Wilkinson (1921). After him are Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin (1900), Ross Brawn (1954), Michael Nyman (1944), Alice Bailey (1880), Henry Royce (1863), and PJ Harvey (1969).

Among COACHES In United Kingdom

Among coaches born in United Kingdom, Roy Hodgson ranks 3Before him are Alex Ferguson (1941) and Matt Busby (1909). After him are Bill Shankly (1913), David Moyes (1963), Harry Redknapp (1947), Brendan Rodgers (1973), Gareth Southgate (1970), Martin O'Neill (1952), Bob Houghton (1947), Ernest Mangnall (1866), and Steve McClaren (1961).