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Phil Masinga

1969 - 2019

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Philemon Raul Masinga (28 June 1969 – 13 January 2019) was a South African professional footballer and manager who played as a striker from 1990 to 2002. He played in the English Premier League for Leeds United, and Italian Serie A for Salernitana and Bari. He also played for Jomo Cosmos, Mamelodi Sundowns with his cousin Bennett Masinga, St. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Phil Masinga has received more than 302,916 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Phil Masinga is the 5,789th most popular soccer player (down from 5,328th in 2019), the 205th most popular biography from South Africa (down from 180th in 2019) and the 7th most popular South African Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Phil Masinga ranks 5,789 out of 16,880Before her are Sérgio Oliveira, Kōji Nakata, Rade Krunić, Stefan Klos, Aïssa Mandi, and Ryo Miyaichi. After her are Roger Machado Marques, Nabil Bentaleb, Manuel Lanzini, Lucas Severino, Takayuki Morimoto, and Andriy Vorobey.

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Among people born in 1969, Phil Masinga ranks 507Before her are Luca Bucci, Lynne Ramsay, Jörg Müller, Goldust, Wendi McLendon-Covey, and Serafim Todorov. After her are Michael von Grünigen, Jorge Sanz, Everlast, Kasey Keller, Fernanda Ribeiro, and Oles Buzina. Among people deceased in 2019, Phil Masinga ranks 510Before her are Georgia Engel, Red Kelly, Bill Macy, Jürgen Kissner, Daniel Rudisha, and Peter McNamara. After her are Les Murray, Fay McKenzie, Susan Bernard, Lina Cheryazova, D. C. Fontana, and James Frawley.

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In South Africa

Among people born in South Africa, Phil Masinga ranks 205 out of 374Before her are Guy Tunmer (1948), Maggie Laubser (1886), Theo de Raadt (1968), Theuns Jordaan (1971), Peter Sarnak (1953), and Damon Galgut (1963). After her are Penelope Coelen (1940), Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka (1955), J. L. B. Smith (1897), Mark González (1984), David Bateson (1960), and Amanda Coetzer (1971).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In South Africa

Among soccer players born in South Africa, Phil Masinga ranks 7Before her are Bruce Grobbelaar (1957), Gordon Hodgson (1904), Dimas (1969), Benni McCarthy (1977), Siphiwe Tshabalala (1984), and Steven Pienaar (1982). After her are Mark González (1984), Hans Vonk (1970), Lucas Radebe (1969), Matthew Booth (1977), Aaron Mokoena (1980), and Pierre Issa (1975).