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 263,043 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Phil Masinga is the 5,331st most popular soccer player (down from 3,564th in 2019), the 180th most popular biography from South Africa and the 7th most popular South African Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Phil Masinga ranks 5,331 out of 16,923Before her are Willian José, Abel Hernández, Christian Benteke, Valerio Fiori, Mateo Musacchio, and Alan Mullery. After her are Joaquín, Marten de Roon, Davi Cortes da Silva, Matteo Politano, Daniel Andersson, and Danny Ward.

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Among people born in 1969, Phil Masinga ranks 483Before her are Motohiro Yamaguchi, Joe Sakic, Fernando Cáceres, Jury Chechi, Viktor Petrenko, and Valerio Fiori. After her are Tomas N'evergreen, Jörg Roßkopf, Roger Cross, Kasey Keller, Birdman, and Cornelius. Among people deceased in 2019, Phil Masinga ranks 462Before her are Mike Troy, István Szívós, Stevie Chalmers, Oliver Mtukudzi, Atli Eðvaldsson, and Thad Cochran. After her are Bill Macy, Susan Bernard, John Carl Buechler, Juice Wrld, Tommy Smith, and Lina Cheryazova.

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In South Africa

Among people born in South Africa, Phil Masinga ranks 180 out of 312Before her are Basil van Rooyen (1939), Mark González (1984), Troye Sivan (1995), Brenda Fassie (1964), Kevin Anderson (1986), and Peter Sarnak (1953). After her are Fatima Meer (1928), Lillian Board (1948), Wayde van Niekerk (1992), Sol Plaatje (1876), Theo de Raadt (1968), and Robert Sobukwe (1924).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In South Africa

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