A lot of African footballers have played in the English Premier League and have made their marks there. The likes of Didier Drogba, Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang have all won the Premier League golden boot. In fact, Salah has won more Premier League golden boots (32) than any other player in the history of the Premier League.
One of Africa's greatest football players of all time Mohamed Salah Hamed Mahrous Ghali, popularly known as Mo Salah, turns 29 today. Born on June 15 1992 in Nagrig, Egypt in Central Africa. Mo Salah plays as a winger for English premier league club Liverpool and the Egypt national team as captain.
The English Premier League is regarded as the best football competition in the world by a lot of people, as the league doesn't fail to deliver the best football experience every season. In this article, we will be taking a look at the most valuable XI in the Premier League and the players that occupy each position in the list.
The Premier League has confirmed its nominations for the end of season awards. Nominations have been confirmed for four different categories: player of the season, Manager of the season, goal of the season and young player of the season. Player of the season: Manchester City have been rewarded with two nominations after a superb season with Ruben Dias and Kevin de Bruyne up for the big award.
Polish International, Robert Lewandowski finished as the player with the most goal involvements in all competitions this season. The Bayern Munich forward bagged 48 goals and 9 assists in all competitions this season, as he also won the Golden Boot award after finishing as the highest goal scorer in the Bundesliga and in Europe.
Football is a great game to watch, and with the fans available to cheer up the players, the game gets more and more interesting. But with too many fans 2 cheer up the players, players cannot show their affection to all of them but only to a few which they are opportune to.
Wilfred Ndidi has surpassed Achraf Hakimi to become Africa's third most valued player, after behind Liverpool's Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane. According to Transfermarkt, the value of the Nigerian international has jumped by 20%, from €50 million to €60 million. In 2019, Ndidi was valued at €45 million, his rise in valuation is impeccable and clarifying that he has developed so well in the game.
Super Eagles of Nigeria dazzler, Victor Osimhen was spectacular for Italian Serie A giant, Napoli in the last season across all competitions with his high scoring prowess. The former LOSC Lille Football Club of France was instrumental for the Gennaro Gattuso's side, as he established himself as one of the key figures in the squad paraded by the Italian manager.
French International, Kylian Mbappe is currently the most valuable player in the world, as the 22 year-old is worth €160m in the transfer market. At the second spot on this list is Norwegian International, Erling Haaland. The 20 year-old who is one of the most talked about player in the transfer window at the moment is valued at €130m.
Liverpool top striker Mohamed Salah is celebrating his 29th birthday today, The Egyptian International who made his Liverpool debut in 2017 has had quite a journey of success with the Reds. As the top African footballer celebrates his day today, I am going to share with you his success stories, and his achievements as a footballer.
Super Eagles of Nigeria stars Wilfred Onyinye Ndidi (Leicester City) and Victor Osimhen (Napoli FC) have been rated among the 10 most valuable players in Africa. The duo have been exceptional for their clubs for the past few seasons, and their excellent performance have made their market value to rise in the transfer market.
Mohamed Salah is an Egyptian professional footballer who plays as a winger for Premier League club Liverpool and the Egypt national team. Salah is widely regarded as one of the best players in the world, he's best known for his dribbling, finishing and passing ability. Mohamed Salah started his career with Egyptian club Al Mokawloon, he joined FC Basel in 2012 and signed for Chelsea in 2014 for a reported fee of £11 million following his excellent performance with FC Basel.
When talking about the greatest football players Africa has ever produced, The name Mohammed Salah will surely be on the podium of recognition. Mohamed Salah Hamed Mahrous Ghaly popularly know as Mohamed Salah is an Egyptian professional footballer who plays as a striker for the premier league giant Liverpool Fc, He is best known for his pace, dribbling and finishing skills, but unfortunately this article is not about him but about his look alike brother Nasr Salah.
Liverpool Football Club of England forward, Mohamed Salah has today been awarded the Premier League 2020/21 PFA Fan's Player of the Year as he beats the likes of Kevin De Bruyne, Bruno Fernandes, Harry Kane among others to the award. The Egyptian captain was spectacular for the Merseyside club in the last season having played significant roles in the team's success by making the top fours on the EPL table, despite their struggling start in the early part of the season with some of their key players missing the major part of the campaign due to injuries sustained.
One of the Jurgen Klopp's men have been announced as the winner, for PFA Fans' player of the 2020-2021 campaign. As, the Liverpool's player was chosen mainly because of his performances and contributions, throughout this season. The Reds baller played a massive role in their top-4 qualification in the league table.
Ruben Dias of Manchester City has been selected Premier League Player of the Season for the 2020/21 season. After winning the Football Writers' Association award in May, the Portugal defender completed an individual award double by defeating City teammate Kevin De Bruyne, who won the Premier League Player of the Season accolade last season, and Tottenham attacker Harry Kane.
The Nigerian international midfielder Wilfred Ndidi rise in value has out him as Africa's third most valuable player, adrift the two Liverpool playmakers Sadio Mane and the Egyptian international forward Mohammed Salah. According to the speculating reports, the Nigerian international's value has increased in the transfermarket from €50 million to €60 million.
The Premier League Goal of the Season award has been nominated for Ola Aina's stunning strike against West Brom. Fulham defeated West Bromwich Albion 2-0 in gameweek seven, giving the Super Eagles defender his first goal in the English Premier League. With a wonderful strike into the top corner after thirty minutes at Craven Cottage, the right-back doubled Fulham's lead.
Manchester City defender, Ruben Dias has officially being named as the 2020/2021 English Premier League Player of the Season. The 24-year-old Portuguese saw off competition from nominees which includes Kevin De Bruyne, Bruno Fernandes, Jack Grealish, Harry Kane, Mason Mount, Mohamed Salah and Thomas Soucek to win the award in his debut season with the Citizens.
Nigerian star, Ola Aina has been nominated for the Premier League goal of the season award following his beauty against West Bromwich Albion on the 2nd of November, 2020. The former Torino full-back riffled a left footed shot in to the top left corner of West Bromwich Albion goal, after some great interplay between Aleksandar Mitrovic and Bobby Decordova-Reid which saw the latter set up Aina for his spectacular effort.