5 Most Expensive African Footballers Of All Time

The international break is over and footballers are back in their respective clubs. There will be games played in all the top-flight leagues in the world and African players will be in action.

Over the years, African players have been very instrumental in the success of clubs all over the world. Their level of quality on the pitch is unprecedented.

Most of these African players are very valuable due to their superb talent. A lot of clubs mostly in Europe pay huge sums of money just of have these players on their team.

We have compiled a list of 5 most expensive African players. In our list, 4 out of the 5 play in the Premier League in England

Naby Keita (Guinea) – £52m

Red Bull Leipzig to Liverpool

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Naby Keita (credit: The Sun)

See Also: The 10 Most Expensive Football Transfers Of All-Time

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Gabon) – £56m

Borussia Dortmund to Arsenal

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Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (credit: Sky Sports)

See Also: Top 10 Most Expensive Transfers Made In The 2019 Summer Transfer Window

Riyad Mahrez (Algeria) – £60m

Leicester City to Manchester City

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Riyad Mahrez (credit: Bitter and Blue)

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Cedric Bakambu (DR Congo) – £65m

Villareal to Beijing Guoan

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Cedric Bakambu (90min)

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Nicolas Pepe (Ivory Coast) – £72m

Lille to Arsenal

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Nicolas Pepe (credit: BBC)

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