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Africa’s Top 10 Performers In Europe Update

Africa's Top 10 Performers In Europe Update

By Keegan Kruger - Aug 29, 2017 06:00 PM @KeeganKruger

With Europe's five major leagues back up and running, Africa has seen a few of its stars stealing the headlines with their stellar performances. Here are Africa's top performers in Europe so far.

Tired of reading? Click through the gallery above to see Africa's top 10 performers in Europe so far this season!

Nigeria international Joel Obi is currently Africa's highest rated player, according to WhoScored.com. The 26-year-old plays in Serie A for Torino, and has a score of 7.96 after scoring a goal and assisting another in the league this season. Obi plays in midfield and has 12 caps for the Super Eagles.

In second place is 21-year-old Lyon winger Bertrand Traore with a rating of 7.80. A 2016/17 UEFA Europa League finalist with Ajax Amsterdam, he has made four appearances for his new club, scoring one goal. Traore is a Burkina Faso international, and has made 38 appearances for his country.

Premier League new boy Steve Mounie finds himself in the third position with a rating of 7.77. The Huddersfield forward has scored two goals in three appearances so far this season. The 22-year-old is a Benin international and has made five appearances for his national team.

Here are Africa's top 10 performers in Europe's top five leagues, according to WhoScored.com:

1) Joel Obi (Torino, Nigeria) – Rating 7.96

2) Bertrand Traore (Lyon, Burkina Faso) – Rating 7.80

3) Steve Mounie (Huddersfield, Benin) – Rating 7.77

4) Firmin Ndombe Mubele (Rennes, DR Congo) – Rating 7.75

5) Jean Michael Seri (Nice, Ivory Coast) – Rating 7.74

6) Mohamed Salah (Liverpool, Egypt) – Rating 7.73

7) Clinton N'Jie (Marseille, Cameroon) – Rating 7.72

8) Faouzi Ghoulam (Napoli, Algeria) – Rating 7.69

9) Naby Keita (RB Leipzig, Guinea) – Rating 7.63

10) Moussa Konate (Amiens, Senegal) – Rating 7.63

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Note: To make the WhoScored.com ratings comparable, we only looked at the league appearances of the respective players.

Who do you think will top the chart at the end of this season? Have your say in the comments section below.

 


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Ok
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Kgandashisa the King Aug 30, 2017 11:49 AM
As long. PEA is not there is a lie
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Faysal Aug 30, 2017 08:44 AM
Cowbusa scored 0 assisted 0 rating 00%
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Mulalo4khosi Aug 30, 2017 08:30 AM
Where is P. AUBAMEYANG
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king_marvell Aug 30, 2017 08:02 AM
Stupid coz sadio mane should be ontop of the list
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KaRuRu Aug 30, 2017 07:23 AM
Where is S. Mane
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Bucs king Ruler Aug 30, 2017 02:33 AM
Bongani Zungu?
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msera Aug 30, 2017 01:20 AM
What about Mane?
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msera Aug 30, 2017 01:19 AM
What about Mane?
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wiseman wa piretes. Aug 29, 2017 11:38 PM
aubamayang pierre E is ma no1 2mine Editor ur drunk
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Joseph17 Aug 29, 2017 11:20 PM
wow..now i see why everyone has a problem with admin..Aubameyang and Mane..lool.
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real-Sah Aug 29, 2017 10:59 PM
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MASTE CAN Aug 29, 2017 08:28 PM
Pierre-Emerick Aubamayang too his not part of this top 10 mxm!!!!! Admin udlala ngathi.
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ChiefNkukza Aug 29, 2017 08:24 PM
If you don't think Mane is an African and a top African performer in European football right now then you need deliverance.
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MASTE CAN Aug 29, 2017 08:11 PM
Mxm!!!!!! Mane supposed to be number 1 in this top 10.
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Firifistos Aug 29, 2017 08:08 PM
Lying whr iz Sadio Mane??
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Moiketsi Tsepos Aug 29, 2017 07:42 PM
What about Mane who scored two goals this season
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mingus Aug 29, 2017 07:16 PM
No Mane and Moses in top 10 .

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