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Basil Gorgis

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Full nameBasil Gorgis Hanna - Basil Gewargis Hanna
Place of birthAnkawa, Iraq
Playing positionMidfielder

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Basil Gewargis Hanna or Basil Korkis ) (born September 6, 1961 in Iraq) was a former Iraqi, and ethnic Assyrian Christian international football player. Despite having a short career, he is considered to be one of the best players of all time in Iraq, being known for his tenacity and attacking threat.

As a player, Basil took the national team to uncharted territory, where he was part of the Iraqi "golden team" of the 1980s that included Hussein Saeed and Ahmad Radhi.

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