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9 Most Expensive African Footballers Of All Time: Check out who is No. 1 and 2

Africa has some of the best football players in the world. African footballers are gradually dominating European and Asian football.


Here are the 9 most expensive African football players;


1. Nicholas Pepe

Price: £72m


Nicolas Pepe is the most expensive African footballer of all time. Nicolas Pepe joined Arsenal from Lille in a £72million deal in 2019.


2. Victor Osmeen

Price: £65 million


Victor Osmeen is the most expensive player in Nigerian football history. He joined Napoli from Lille for £65m in the 2020 season.


3. Riad Mahrez

List price: £60 million


Riyad Mahrez is the best African footballer of all time. The 30-year-old joined Manchester City in 2018 from Leicester City, who paid £60m for the Algerian winger.


4. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang


Price: £56 million


Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is the fourth most expensive African footballer. The Gabon striker joined Arsenal from Borussia Dortmund in a £56m deal.


5. Nabicetta


Price: £53 million


Nabicetta is Liverpool's second most expensive player. Liverpool have made a £53m offer for the Senegalese midfielder for RB Leipzig.


6. Akraf Hakimi

Price: £51m


Akraf Hakimi is the only defender on the list of nine African footballers. The 22-year-old Moroccan joined Paris Saint-Germain from Inter Milan for £51m.


7. Mohamed Salah

Price: £44 million


Mohamed Salah joined Liverpool from Roma in a £44million deal in 2017. The 29-year-old Egyptian is now one of the best strikers in the world.


8. Sadio Mane


Price: £34 million


Sadio Mane is the second most expensive Senegalese footballer after Naby Keita. Liverpool signed Sadio Mane from Southampton for £34m in 2017.


9. Hakim Ziyech

Price: £33 million


Hakim Ziyech is the eighth most expensive African player in football history. The 28-year-old Moroccan joined Chelsea from Ajax in a £33million deal.


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