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Sadio Mané Overtakes Yakubu In The List Of Most EPL Goals Scored By African Players

The English Premier League, despite been a European league, has seen a good number of African talents showcasing their talents. There have been a few African players who have written their names in the sands of time in terms of goals being scored.

Strikers such as Didier Drogba, Emmanuel Adebayor, many to mention but few, have all made Africa proud in the league. The have scored a handful of goals during their time in England.

In terms of most Premier League goals scored by African players, the top four players were,

Didier Drogba (104)

Mohamed Salah (98)

Emmanuel Adebayor (97)

Yakubu (95)

Sadio Mané (95) 

Today, the Senegalese International striker, Sadio Mané overtakes Nigeria's Yakubu Ayegbeni in as he enters into fourth place. Mané's sumptuous goals against Premier League rivals, Burnley put him in fourth place in the list (96 goals). The goal was also his first goal of the 2021/2022 season.

With the season just starting, it is likely that Senegal international will reach second place. Good work from the player.

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