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 51,142 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Steve Sumner is the 5,862nd most popular soccer player (down from 5,289th in 2019), the 5,534th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,990th in 2019) and the 309th most popular Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Steve Sumner ranks 5,862 out of 16,880Before him are Matija Nastasić, Peter Pekarík, Reynald Pedros, Alexander Meier, Jean-François Gillet, and Masatada Ishii. After him are Kosovare Asllani, Jonathan Biabiany, Lluís Carreras, Vedran Runje, Franco Di Santo, and Yasuhito Suzuki.

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Among people born in 1955, Steve Sumner ranks 526Before him are Philippe Boisse, Fathi Kameel, Joey Baron, Douglas Crockford, Jan Versleijen, and Naomi Munakata. After him are Steve Lillywhite, Ray Ozzie, David Axelrod, Gerard Nijboer, Brigitte Wujak, and Thelma Aldana. Among people deceased in 2017, Steve Sumner ranks 552Before him are Anne Jeffreys, Nancy Dupree, Javier Valdez Cárdenas, Warrel Dane, Ben Barres, and Tino Insana. After him are George Avakian, Milt Schmidt, Denis Johnson, Jim Bunning, Al Lawrence, and Maria Verónica Reina.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Steve Sumner ranks 5,534 out of 7,765Before him are Evelyn Glennie (1965), Sophie Cookson (1990), John Hamilton-Gordon, 1st Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair (1847), Peter Morgan (1963), Thelma Hopkins (1936), and Nigel Olsson (1949). After him are Steve Lillywhite (1955), Angela Mortimer (1932), Allenby Chilton (1918), Ian St John (1938), Mike Gascoyne (1963), and Dave Morgan (1944).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Steve Sumner ranks 309Before him are Scott Carson (1985), Roy Evans (1948), Gil Merrick (1922), Bill Eckersley (1925), Tony Waiters (1937), and Alan Kennedy (1954). After him are Allenby Chilton (1918), Ian St John (1938), Bill McGarry (1927), Jay Bothroyd (1982), Colin McDonald (1930), and Chris Hughton (1958).