Who are the top 10 goalkeepers in Africa? There are a plethora of them! Majority of the goalie names that come to mind are Denis Onyango, Vincent Enyeama, Essam Elhadary, Jacques Songoo, Ezzaki Badou, Andre Onana, Carlos Kameni, Devis Epassy, Fabrice Ondoa, Simon Omossola, Blondy Nna Noukeu, and others.
Yes, they're all goalkeepers, and a few of them would be excellent candidates for an article about Africa's finest goalkeepers.
This article, however, is focused on the top ten best goalkeepers in Africa right now.
7. DENIS ONYANGO
Denis Onyango is a Ugandan goalkeeper who now plays for Mamelodi Sundowns in South Africa at the age of 36.
In 2016, he won the CAF Champions League and competed in the FIFA Club World Cup.
In 2016, the International Federation of Football History and Statistics awarded him the 2016 African-based African player of the year, and he was also ranked as the world's 10th greatest goalkeeper.
He also won the PSL goalkeeper of the year title in 2015/2016 after keeping 14 clean sheets.
6. ALEXANDRA OUKIDJA
Alexandra Oukidja is an Algerian goalkeeper who now plays for FC Metz in France at the age of 32.
As he shown with his club in 2020/2021, he is one of Africa's best goalkeepers.
5. ALFRED GOMIS
Alf. G is a Senegalese goalkeeper who now plays for the Rennes Club.
Last season, he appeared in 21 games and had seven clean sheets.
4. ANDRE ONANA
Andre Onana is a Cameroonian goalkeeper who currently plays for Ajax in the Netherlands. He is 25 years old.
Despite the fact that he is currently prohibited for using a banned substance, his amazing performance in the recent 2020/2021 European Champions League is impossible to overlook.
3. MOHAMMAD EL SHENAWY
Mohammad El Shenawy plays goalie for Al Ahly in Egypt. He is a 32-year-old man.
Moh. El. She won 3 consecutive Egyptian Premier League titles from the 2017/2018 season to the 2019/2020 season.
In 2018, he had five clean sheets in seven games, giving him the highest clean sheet % in the Egyptian Premier League.
His strong play throughout the 2018 season earned him his first international call-up and a role as Egypt's first-choice goalkeeper.
2. YASSINE BOUNOU
1. EDOUARD MENDY
Even before joining Chelsea, Mendy was highly acclaimed and regarded as Africa's top goalkeeper.
His case was immensely bolstered by the fact that he quickly settled in and equaled Petr Cech's record of three clean sheets in his first two games.
After defeating local rivals Manchester City in a match in which he kept a clean sheet, the Senegalese lead Chelsea to their second Champions League victory, duplicating his 13 clean sheet spell with Rennes prior to joining Chelsea.
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