In less than two hours, two legendary clubs, Juventus Turin, and Real Madrid, will compete in the final of the European league of champions. These two monster teams total 21 UEFA Champions League finals with each other, and each of them has the desire to afford the trophy.
Unfortunately, for this day, the African continent will not count any player in this great meeting of the sport king. However, the Africans who have scored the most prestigious club competition are not lacking …
Although the statistics are sometimes narrow, they confirm a certainty: the legendary Didier Drogba and Samuel Eto’o fils, worthy ambassadors of Africa throughout the Old Continent, are by far the two best African scorers in the history of C1.
The Elephant has a good lead with 44 goals scored against 33 scored by the Indomitable Lion, while striker FC Basel Seydou Doumbia completes the podium with 17 achievements on the counter.
Didier Drogba (Ivory Coast – Marseille, Chelsea, Galatasaray): 44 goals
Samuel Eto’o (Cameroon – Real Madrid, Mallorca, Barcelona, Internazionale, Chelsea): 33
Seydou Doumbia (Ivory Coast- CSKA Moskva, Basel): 17
George Weah (Liberia – Paris Saint Germain, AC Milan): 14
Emmanuel Adebayor (Togo-Monaco, Arsenal, Real Madrid): 13
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Gabon -Borussia Dortmund): 11
Michael Essien (Ghana-Chelsea, Real Madrid, AC Milan): 11
Rabah Madjer (Algeria-Porto): 11
Yssouf Koné (Ivory Coast – Rosenborg, CFR Cluj): 10