Michael Essien and Samuel Osei Kuffour were named in Sun Football’s Africa best eleven.
The two ex-Ghana internationals were named among other renowned and celebrated African footballers.
Kuffour and Essien joined former Nigerian goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama, Rigobert Song and Lucas Redebe formerly of Cameroon and South Africa respectively.
Four-time Africa footballer of the year Samuel Eto’o, Yaya Toure, five-time Africa Footballer of the year. 1995 FIFA World footballer of the year George Oppong Weah, Ivorian legend Didier Drogba as well Liverpool duo Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah.
Sun Football Africa XI
Vincent Enyeama( GK), Samuel Osei Kuffour, Rigobert Song, Lucas Redebe, Michael Essien, Yaya Toure, Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane, Didier Drogba, Samuel Eto’o George Oppong Weah.
Imagine if this team could have been a reality! 😍🔥 Unbeatable! 💪 pic.twitter.com/eDJ7zyKwhg
— The Sun Football ⚽ (@TheSunFootball) September 7, 2019
By Frank Darkwah