Ghana legends Asamoah Gyan and Michael Essien have been included in the top 10 richest African footballers in history according to a publication done by South African website, soccerladuma.
Gyan, whose net worth is $30 million, enjoyed a memorable career with clubs including Udinese, Stade Rennes, Sunderland, Al Ain among others.
However he was beaten on the list by his former international teammate Michael Essien whose estimated net worth is around $32 million.
Meanwhile Cameroonian legend Samuel Eto’o emerged top of the list with an estimated worth of $140 million.
Below is the full list.
- 10. Asamoah Gyan $30 million
- 9. Michael Essien $32 million
- 8. Aubameyang $35 million
- 7. Sadio Mane $38 million
- 6. John Obi Mikel $43 million
- 5. Salah $48 million
- 4. Adebayor $50 million
- 3. Yaya Toure $80 million
- 2. Didier Drogba $98 million
- 1. Samuel Eto’o $140 million