Ndidi, Osimhen Make List Of Most Expensive African Players


Super Eagles duo Victor Osimhen and Wilfred Ndidi have been listed among the ten most expensive African players.

The list of the 100 most expensive players in the world was recently published by the CIES Football Observatory academics and has Kylian Mbappe leading the pack.

Meanwhile, in the African continent, Liverpool and Egypt’s Mohammed Salah tops the chart with Senegalese teammate Sadio Mane following closely.

Ivory Coast’s Nicolas Pepe who plays for Arsenal is Africa’s third most expensive player.

Osimhen is fourth and 66th place in the world, while Leicester City’s Ndidi sits fifth in Africa, 94th globally.

The Latest Top 5 Most Expensive African Footballers

Mohammed Salah – €145  

Sadio Mane – €139

Nicolas Pepe – €73m

Victor Osimhen – €64m

Wilfred Ndidi – €50m