Top 10 African scorers in UEFA LDC history Copyright -StarAfrica.com
The captain of the Panthers of Gabon Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang does not end to panic the counters under the jersey of Borussia Dortmund!
Indeed, scorer on Tuesday night against Tottenham (defeat of Dortmund 2-1) during the fifth and penultimate day of the group phase of the UEFA Champions League, the ‘serial-scorer’ Gabon joined the iconic captain of the Epervier of Togo Emmanuel Adebayor ranked fifth among the best African scorers in the history of the C1 with an impressive total of 13 goals in just four contests.
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It should be remembered that Didier Drogba and Samuel Eto’o Jr., Africa’s worthy ambassadors across the Old Continent, are by far the two best African scorers in the history of the Cup with big ears.
The Elephant has a good lead with 44 goals scored, against 33 scored by the Indomitable Lion, while Basel’s star striker Seydou Doumbia completes the podium with 17 goals on the clock.
Here are the top African scorers in the history of the UEFA Champions League (preliminary rounds included): (22/11/2017)
44: Didier Drogba (Ivory Coast – Marseille, Chelsea, Galatasaray)
33: Samuel Eto’o Jr. (Cameroon – Real Madrid, Mallorca, Barcelona, Internazionale, Chelsea)
19: Seydou Doumbia (Ivory Coast – CSKA Moskva, FC Basel, Sporting Lisbon)
14: George Weah (Liberia – Paris Saint-Germain, AC Milan)
13: Emmanuel Adebayor (Togo- Monaco, Arsenal, Real Madrid)
13: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Gabon -Borussia Dortmund)
12: Vincent Aboubakar (Cameroon-Porto, Besiktas)
11: Rabah Madjer (Algeria-Porto)
11: Michael Essien (Ghana- Chelsea, Real Madrid, AC Milan)
11: Mohamed Salah (Egypt – FC Basel, AS Roma, Liverpool)