πŸ†βš½πŸ’° Here are ten of the most valuable African national teams in 2020
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πŸ†βš½πŸ’° Here are ten of the most valuable African national teams in 2020

​Some of the talented players in the top leagues across the globe were born-and-bred deep in the roots of Africa.

Futaa takes a look at the top ten most valuable African nationals teams and their respective players according to Transfermarkt data as of 2020.

🇸🇳 SENEGAL

🦁The Lions of Teranga [€321million]

🤵 Head coach: Aliou Cisse

Captain: Kalidou Koulibaly

Average age: 26.5

FIFA World Ranking: 20 (as of June 2020)

🏅 Top three players of Senegal: 

  • Sadio Mane - Liverpool (€120m)
  • Kalidou Koulibaly - Napoli (€56m)
  • Ismaila Sarr - Watford (€25m)

🇳🇬 NIGERIA

🦅 Super Eagles [€220million]

🤵 Head coach: Gernot Rohr

Captain: Ahmed Musa

Average age: 25.8

FIFA World Ranking: 31 (as of June 2020)

🏅 Top three players of Nigeria:

  • Wilfried Ndidi - Leicester City (€45m)
  • Samuel Chukwueze - Villarreal (€27m)
  • Victor Osimhen - Napoli (€40m)

🇲🇦 MOROCCO

🦁 Atlas Lions [€196 million]

🤵 Head coach: Vahid Halilhodzic

Captain: Hakim Ziyech

Average age: 28.3

FIFA World Ranking: 43 (as of July 2020)

🏅 Top three players of Morocco:

  • Hakim Ziyech - Chelsea (€40m)
  • Achraf Hakimi - Inter Milan (€54m)
  • Romain Saiss - Wolves (€8m)

🇩🇿 ALGERIA

🦊 The Desert Foxes [€160million]

🤵 Head coach: Djamel Belmadi

Captain: Riyad Mahrez

Average age: 28.7

FIFA World Ranking:35 (as of June 2020)

🏅 Top three players of Algeria:

  • Riyad Mahrez - Manchester City (€48m)
  • Ismael Bennacer - AC Milan (€18m)
  • Islam Slimani - Leicester City (€7m)

🇮🇶 EGYPT

The Pharaohs [€150million]

🤵 Head coach: Hossam El Badry

Captain: Ahmed Fathy

Average age: 28.0

FIFA World Ranking: 51 (as of June 2020)

🏅 Top three players of Egypt:

  • Mohammed Salah - Liverpool (€120m)
  • Trezeguet - Aston Villa (€8m)
  • Ahmed Elmohamady - Aston Villa (€2m)

🇨🇮 IVORY COAST

🐘 The Elephants [€133million]

🤵 Head coach: Patrice Beaumelle

Captain: Serge Aurier 

Average age: 27.7

FIFA World Ranking: 61 (as of June 2020)

🏅Top three players of Ivory Coast:

  • Serge Aurier - Tottenham Hotspur (€16m)
  • Nicolas Pepe - Arsenal (€45m)
  • Wilfried Zaha - Crystal Palace (€44m)

🇨🇲 CAMEROON

🦁 The Indomitable Lions [€132million]

🤵 Head coach: Antonio da Silva Oliviera 

Captain: Eric Choupo-Moting

Average age: 26.4

FIFA World Ranking: 53 (as of June 2020)

🏅 Top three players of Cameroon:

  • Andre Onana - Ajax (€36m)
  • Eric Choupo-Moting - Paris Saint-Germain (€4m)
  • Andre- Frank Zambo Anguissa - Fulham (€20m)

🇬🇭 GHANA

🖤✨ Black Stars [€106million]

🤵 Head coach: Charles Akonnor

Captain: Andre Ayew

Average age: 25.9

FIFA World Ranking: 46 (as of June 2020)

🏅Top three players of Ghana:

  • Jordan Ayew - Crystal Palace (€10m)
  • Andre Ayew- Swansea City (€4m)
  • Thomas Partey - Atletico Madrid (€40m)

🇬🇦 GABON

🐺 The Panthers [€91million]

🤵 Head coach: Patrice Neveu

Captain: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Average age: 28.1

FIFA World Ranking: 83 (as of June 2020)

🏅Top three players of Gabon:

  • Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang - Arsenal (€56m)
  • Mario Lemina - Southampton (€10m)
  • Denis Bouanga - Saint Etienne (€10m)

🇲🇱 MALI

🦅 The Eagles [€87million]

🤵 Head coach: Mohamed Magassouba

Captain: Molla Wague

Average age: 25.5

FIFA World Ranking: 56 (as of June 2020)

🏅Top three players of Mali:

  • Moussa Djenepo - Southampton (€11m)
  • Adama Traore - Monaco (€2.4m)
  • Yves Bissouma - Brighton & Hove Albion (€10m)