Wes Brown

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Wesley Michael Brown (born 13 October 1979) is an English former professional footballer who played as a defender. Brown began his career with Manchester United, joining the club's academy at the age of 12 in 1992. After turning professional in 1996, he made his senior debut in 1998 and became a semi regular first team player during the 1998–99 season, when the club won the Treble. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wes Brown has received more than 2,056,104 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 49 in 2019). Wes Brown is the 4,652nd most popular soccer player (down from 4,201st in 2019), the 4,945th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,512th in 2019) and the 229th most popular Soccer Player.

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  • 5.32

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Among soccer players, Wes Brown ranks 4,652 out of 16,880Before him are Toshihiko Okimune, Doni, Alphonso Davies, Achim Beierlorzer, Erich Hamann, and Ersun Yanal. After him are Georg Volkert, Arnoldo Iguarán, Dimas, Jesús Vallejo, Edin Mujčin, and Juan Sol.

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Among people born in 1979, Wes Brown ranks 218Before him are Jacqueline Bracamontes, Sabina Babayeva, Antoaneta Stefanova, Nick Stahl, Doni, and Mindy Kaling. After him are Anthony Réveillère, Daniel Narcisse, Epiphanius I of Ukraine, Hindi Zahra, Nika Melia, and Lee Dong-gook.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Wes Brown ranks 4,945 out of 7,765Before him are Darren Shahlavi (1972), Steve-O (1974), Edwin Montagu (1879), Bryn Terfel (1965), Christopher Dean (1958), and Dorothy Richardson (1873). After him are Ted Morgan (1906), Harry Hay (1912), Binnie Barnes (1903), Max Horton (1883), Terry McDermott (1951), and Nigel Lawson (1932).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Wes Brown ranks 229Before him are John Connelly (1938), Nicky Butt (1975), Emlyn Hughes (1947), John Aldridge (1958), Eddie Thomson (1947), and Howard Kendall (1946). After him are Terry McDermott (1951), Jermain Defoe (1982), Tony Woodcock (1955), Andrew Robertson (1994), Andy Auld (1900), and Paul Mariner (1953).

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