Steve Sumner

1955 - 2017

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Steven Paul Sumner (2 April 1955 – 8 February 2017) was an English-born, New Zealand football player, who was captain of the national team during the country's first successful campaign to qualify for the World Cup, in 1982. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Steve Sumner has received more than 47,152 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Steve Sumner is the 5,292nd most popular soccer player (down from 4,562nd in 2019), the 5,001st most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,144th in 2019) and the 285th most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Steve Sumner ranks 5,292 out of 16,923Before him are Jerzy Brzęczek, Džoni Novak, Masayuki Okano, Tony Sylva, Aleksei Berezutski, and Ji Yun-nam. After him are Motohiro Yamaguchi, Marques Batista de Abreu, Lucas Silva, Lionello Manfredonia, Christian Pulisic, and Roar Strand.

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Among people born in 1955, Steve Sumner ranks 466Before him are Philippe Boisse, Ray Ozzie, Rupert Keegan, Ewine van Dishoeck, Clare Higgins, and Leslie Jordan. After him are Steve Roach, David Axelrod, Patrizio Sala, Tony Miles, Stephen Robinson, and Stephen Walt. Among people deceased in 2017, Steve Sumner ranks 495Before him are Udupi Ramachandra Rao, Jim Bunning, Shelley Berman, Nat Hentoff, Lisbeth Korsmo, and Ian Stewart. After him are Janusz Wójcik, Lothar Thoms, Ben Barres, Sergei Mylnikov, Margit Schumann, and Tino Insana.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Steve Sumner ranks 5,001 out of 6,924Before him are Tamzin Merchant (1987), Bruce Rioch (1947), Richie Faulkner (1980), Danny Kirwan (1950), Keeley Hawes (1976), and Leon Brittan (1939). After him are Gary Brabham (1961), Jayne Torvill (1957), Simon Woods (1980), Karl Shuker (1959), Lando Norris (1999), and Harry Melling (1989).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Steve Sumner ranks 285Before him are Jay Bothroyd (1982), Bill Eckersley (1925), Laurie Scott (1917), Scott Parker (1980), Billy Bingham (1931), and Syd Owen (1922). After him are Alan Mullery (1941), Danny Ward (1993), Mick McCarthy (1959), Neil Young (1944), Alan Hodgkinson (1936), and Leighton Baines (1984).