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Philemon Raul Masinga (28 June 1969 – 13 January 2019) was a South African professional footballer and manager. He played as a striker from 1991 to 2002. He was born in Klerksdorp, South Africa.

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, St. Gallen and Al-Wahda. He represented South Africa in 58 international games, scoring 18 goals. In 2006, he briefly went into football management with PJ Stars.

Masinga died, aged 49, at a hospital in Klerksdorp on 13 January 2019 after being hospitalized for cancer a month earlier.

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