Sign in
Download Opera News App

News Sports

 

Soccer

 

AFCON

Leading Goal Scorers In the World Cup Qualifiers For Africa After Osimhen Scored Today

The ongoing 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier for Africa has seen top African football players score great goals for their various national teams.


Today saw one of Africa's brightest talent in Europe, Victor Osimhen score a beautiful goal for the Super Eagles of Nigeria as they defeated Central African Republic 2-0.


After his goal and the other ones scored by other African players in this second round of qualifiers, these are the top 10 leading goal scorers so far:


10. Sebastien Haller: the Ajax Amsterdam striker has continued his goal scoring form in the FIFA World Cup qualifiers. He has so far scored 2 goals for Ivory Coast in the qualifiers.


9. Victor Osimhen: the Napoli striker has so far scored 2 goals for Nigeria in the ongoing World Cup qualifiers.


8. Ayoub El Kaabi: the Hatsyspor winger has netted 3 times for Morocco in the ongoing qualifiers.


7. Dieumerci Mbokani: the Congolese striker has also scored 3 times in the ongoing world cup qualifier.


6. Wahbi Khazri: the Saint Etienne midfielder has scored 3 goals for Tunisia in the ongoing FIFA world cup qualifier.


5. Sadio Mané: the prolific Liverpool Football Club striker has also been in great scoring form for his home country, Senegal. He has scored 3 goals so far since the World Cup qualifier commenced.


4. Abdoul Tapsoba: the 20 year old Standard Liege striker has been in great scoring form for his National team, Burkina Faso after making his National team debut in March. He has scored 3 goals for the West African country.


3. Riyad Mahrez: also with 3 goals is the Manchester City winger, Mahrez. He has so far found the net on 3 occasions for the Algerian National team in the world cup qualifiers.


2. Ibrahima Kone: the Malian striker has scored 4 times for his country including a hatrick in the ongoing qualifiers.

1. Islam Slimani: the Algerian born striker who plays for French Ligue 1 side, Lyon is the leading goal scorer at the ongoing World Cup qualifiers for African countries. The Algerian record goal scorer has 6 goals in the ongoing qualifiers.

Content created and supplied by: Nasagist (via Opera News )

Africa Ayoub El Kaabi Dieumerci Mbokani FIFA World Cup Sebastien Haller

COMMENTS

Load app to read more comments