Since the eras of George Weah, Jay Jay Okocha, Kanu, Didier Drogba, Eto’o and many more, Africa still produces talented & disciplined footballers. As an overall African National Team with discipline & precision that matches many European teams is still a dream, there are individuals who have however shown tremendous prowess with the ball.
The Angolan international Bastos Quissanga, a player from Lazio in Italy, is one of the Best African Footballers playing in Europe.
In addition to the former central defender of Petro de Luanda, the list includes Liverpool attackers,Sádio Mané of Senegal and the brilliant Mohamed Salah (Egypt).
The Gabonese Aubameyang from Arsenal, the Cameroonian André Onana (Ajax), the Ivorian Eric Bailly (Manchester United), the Ghanaian Thomas Partey (Atlético de Madrid) and the exciting Algerian Riyad Marhez (Manchester City) are also among the best of this era.
As time passes, the African hunger to one day witness an African National Team go through the Quarter Finals of the World Cup grows more. As more African footballers get exposure in Europe’s top flight football, this dream might one day be a huge roar in one of the many world stadiums that will host the World Cup in years to come.