The 2018 FIFA world cup might not have been too favorable for Africans especially Nigeria but still there are some African countries in the world cup and we are hoping they will do us proud. Below is a list of Africa’s top finest players who are still actively engaged in the world cup.
Paul Pogba (midfielder): Born in France to Guinean parents. Plays for Manchester United. Thomas Lemar (midfielder): Born in France and is of Nigerian/Guadeloupe descent. His grandfather played for the Super Eagles. Plays for Monaco.
Corentin Tolisso (midfielder): Born in France with a father of Togolese descent. Plays for Bayern Munich. N’Golo Kanté (midfielder): Born in France to Malien parents. Plays for Chelsea.
Blaise Matuidi (midfielder): Born in France to an Angolan father and a Congolese mother. Plays for Juventus. Steven Nzonzi (midfielder): Born in France to parents of DR Congo descent. Plays for Sevilla. Kylian Mbappé (striker):
Born in France to a Cameroonian father and an Algerian mother. Plays for Paris Saint-Germain‚ on loan from Monaco. Ousmane Dembélé (striker): Born in France to a Nigerian/Malien father and a Mauritian/Senegalese mother. Plays for Barcelona. Nabil Fekir (striker): Born in France to parents of Algerian descent. Plays for Lyon.
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