Steve Bruce

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Stephen Roger Bruce (born 31 December 1960) is an English professional football manager and former player who played as a centre-back. Born in Corbridge, Northumberland, he was a promising schoolboy footballer but was rejected by several professional clubs. He was on the verge of quitting the game altogether when he was offered a trial with Gillingham. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Steve Bruce has received more than 3,718,111 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Steve Bruce is the 2,426th most popular soccer player (up from 2,617th in 2019), the 3,373rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 3,378th in 2019) and the 94th most popular British Soccer Player.

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  • 3.7M

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  • 58.65

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 37

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.75

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.73

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Steve Bruce ranks 2,426 out of 16,923Before him are Jorge Dely Valdés, Uwe Rahn, Luka Peruzović, Anatoliy Demyanenko, Sergio Romero, and Jaú. After him are Francisco Arce, Karel Kolský, Kent Karlsson, Louis Versyp, Pietro Pastore, and Óscar Cardozo.

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Among people born in 1960, Steve Bruce ranks 201Before him are Anders Hejlsberg, Olaf Ludwig, Kim Milton Nielsen, Eric Martin, Osvaldo Ríos, and Fabiola Gianotti. After him are Pia Sundhage, Víctor Fernández, Greg Louganis, Kaz Hirai, Tomislav Ivković, and Daniel Silva.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Steve Bruce ranks 3,373 out of 6,924Before him are Wilfred Baddeley (1872), Princess Beatrice of York (1988), Simone Perrotta (1977), Thomas Campion (1567), John Braine (1922), and Fred Karno (1866). After him are Graham Hancock (1950), Frederick Rolfe (1860), Gerald Finzi (1901), Pybba of Mercia (570), Michael Frayn (1933), and Harold Kitson (1874).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Steve Bruce ranks 94Before him are Michael Carrick (1981), Vic Buckingham (1915), Steve Bloomer (1874), Mark Hughes (1963), Peter Crouch (1981), and Simone Perrotta (1977). After him are Joe Hart (1987), Peter Osgood (1947), Jimmy McGrory (1904), Harry Kane (1993), Ted Drake (1912), and Joe Jordan (1951).