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Forbes Phillipson-Masters

Forbes Phillipson-Masters

Clubs played for: Southampton, Plymouth Argyle, Bristol City, Exeter City, Luton Town, Bournemouth

Born: 1955

Birthplace: Bournemouth

Died:

Position: Defender

Biography: Bournemouth born defender, started out at Southampton as a goalkeeper, but was converted to a defender by Saints defensive legend John McGrath, after making just nine league appearances and a couple of loans spells, he joined Plymouth where he started a successful career in the West Country finishing his playing days at Yeovil, after playing he returned to Dorset to work as a painter and decorator, retaining an interest in local football as a coach/manager, his son Ollie has plays for Bournemouth Poppies in the Wessex League Premier Division




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Phillipson-Masters, Forbes Forbes and I were in the same senior school class in Bournemouth (4th & 5th forms). He was a truly wonderful young man and extremely well-spoken. Subsequently, he was voted ?ǨEngland?ǨѢs poshest football player?ǨѢ! Coincidentally, my mother?ǨѢs hometown was Yeovil so naturally, my relatives still living in the town were quite familiar with his ?Ǩnot easy to forget?ǨѢ name!
Robert Bruce

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