Essam Abdel-Fatah

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Essam Abdel-Fatah (Arabic: عصام عبد الفتاح) (born December 30, 1965) is an Egyptian football (soccer) referee. Abd El Fatah has been a referee since 2001; his first international game was between Morocco and Sierra Leone in 2003. He was the referee for the match between Australia and Japan in the 2006 FIFA World Cup. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Essam Abdel-Fatah has received more than 9,190 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Essam Abdel-Fatah is the 5,836th most popular soccer player (down from 5,593rd in 2019), the 468th most popular biography from Egypt (down from 402nd in 2019) and the 17th most popular Egyptian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Essam Abdel-Fatah ranks 5,836 out of 16,923Before him are Humberto Suazo, Zlatko Junuzović, Bent Skammelsrud, Daisuke Oku, Jesús Dátolo, and Sinha. After him are Akira Narahashi, Adel Sellimi, Robert Green, Lars Bohinen, Jonathas de Jesus, and Ørjan Nyland.

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Among people born in 1965, Essam Abdel-Fatah ranks 512Before him are Billy Sherwood, Pintado, Hwangbo Kwan, Andrew J. Feustel, Kiersten Warren, and Kathrine Narducci. After him are Inon Zur, Kenny Harrison, Leni Robredo, Hernán Díaz, Jane Adams, and František Mysliveček.

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Essam Abdel-Fatah ranks 468 out of 520Before him are Abdel Moneim Aboul Fotouh (1951), Karam Gaber (1979), Mena Massoud (1991), Ibrahim Hassan (1966), Amr Khaled (1967), and Ahmed Shobair (1960). After him are Ayman Nour (1964), Bassem Youssef (1974), Wael Ghonim (1980), Mohamed Barakat (1976), Abu Hamza al-Masri (1958), and Mona Eltahawy (1967).


Among soccer players born in Egypt, Essam Abdel-Fatah ranks 17Before him are Mustafa Mansour (1914), Avi Cohen (1956), Hany Ramzy (1969), Mohamed Aboutrika (1978), Ibrahim Hassan (1966), and Ahmed Shobair (1960). After him are Mohamed Barakat (1976), Ahmed Fathy (1984), Amr Zaki (1983), Wael Gomaa (1975), Hossam Ghaly (1981), and Shikabala (1986).