Five Highest Goalscorers In All CAF Competitions.

Five Highest Goalscorers In All CAF Competitions.

The Confederation of African Football has hosted some competitions like the CAF Champions League and CAF Confederation Cup out of others. However, since the body inception, it has hosted different types of incredible talents and great players who have astonishing passes, excellent dribbling skills, explosive speeds, amazing positioning, and can score stunning goals. Moreover, Africa as a continent has been graced with outstanding attackers who scores goals in their topflight competition like the CAF Champions League.

As revealed and accumulated from CAF, the below highlighted players are the five highest goal scorers in all CAF Club Competition. For this reason, I urge you to know something new about African football.

5. Mohamed Aboutrika (Retired) – 32 goals.

Mohamed Aboutrika is among the greatest players ever featured in the CAF Champions League and African Cup of Nations. The former Egyptian attacking midfielder scored 108 goals during his tenure in the Egyptian Premier League jointly with Al Ahly and Tersana. In addition, he is among the most successful players in all CAF Competitions. He spent majority of his footballing career at Al Ahly.

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4. Edward Sadomba – (Dynamos FC) – 33 goals.

Edward Sadomba is among the notable players who have played the entire career in an African football league. However, he has been recognized for his performance in all CAF Competitions especially the 2011 CAF Champions League with Egyptian club Al Hilal. Furthermore, the former Zimbabwe attacker came out of retirement to sign for his former club Dynamos FC as a player coach after the dismissal of Lloyd Chigove. Moreover, he won’t be forgotten as one of the true heroes and legends of African football.

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3. Flavio Amado (Retired) – 35 goals.

Undoubtedly, Flavio Amado is the greatest Angolan footballer to feature in any CAF Competition. He led Egyptian club Al Ahly to participate in the FIFA Club World Cup for two successive seasons in 2005 and 2006. Despite his unsuccessful first season with Egyptian giants Al Ahly, he went on to become among the best players in the club’s history winning the Egyptian Premier League golden boot three times consecutively. However, he is still among the most successful players in the history of African football.
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2. Mahmoud El Khatib – (Retired) – 37 goals.

Mahmoud El Khatib was known as the best players who have ever in an African league for a long time. However, he is the second highest goal scorer in all CAF Club Competition. He spent his entire footballing career at Egyptian giants Al Ahly. Moreover, he might have retired but his impact and memories in African football will be long lasting and unforgettable. In 2011, IFFHS named him as the 11th best African player of the last century.
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Five Highest Goalscorers In All CAF Competitions.

1. Tresor Mputu (TP Mazembe) – 55 goals.

Tresor Mputu is among the best players of African football not for any reason but for his goal scoring ability. He has the highest number of goals in all CAF Competitions. However, he has achieved great success in African football. Moreover, he will be proud of himself for not pushing to join Premier league club Arsenal after failing their trials some years back.

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