Africa as a continent has produced some of the best players in the world. Big names like George Weah, Didier Drogba and Samuel Eto'o are a clear indication that Africa produces top footballers. Well, the English Premier League in particular can never forget African stars like Didier Drogba, Kolo Toure and Yaya Toure who were at the top of their game during their prime days.
In this article, we are going to have a look at all time African best eleven in the English Premier League. The squad has been arranged in a 4-2-3-1 formation. The squad's number one goalkeeper is with no doubt Mendy. The Senegalese international has been very impressive and is arguably the best African goalkeeper to ever play in Europe at large. The two Cameroon stars Essou-Ekotto and Lauren are the full backs.
In midfield, former Chelsea and Ghanaian international Michael Essien is the main defensive midfielder. Yaya Toure who is from Ivory Coast is the central midfielder who mainly played on the right side of the pitch during his Manchester City days. The Algerian international Riyad Mahrez is with no doubt one of the best African footballers in the English Premier League right now. The Manchester City winger is used as the attacking midfielder in this formation because he cannot be left out.
Liverpool stars Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane are the wingers. The Egyptian Mohamed Salah is arguably the best player in the world right now and his presence in the squad makes it look stronger. Well, Sadio Mane is the best winger Senegal has ever produced. The legendary Didier Drogba is the main striker in this formation. Well, the football world can never forget prime Didier Drogba at Chelsea. He cannot be left out whenever football fans are talking about top African footballers to ever play in the English Premier League.
Below is a representation of Africa's all time best eleven in the English Premier League:
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