Sports activities Information of Wednesday, 15 May 2019
Tony Yeboah is the only Ghanaian to acquire the top rated scorer’s award in any of the top rated five European leagues.
The major five European leagues are Leading League (England), La Liga (Spain), Bundesliga (Germany), Serie A (Italy) and Ligue 1 (France).
He received it twice with Eintracht Frankfurt in the 1992-93 and the 1993-94 seasons (Both of those cases as a joint leading-scorer.
The 1st African participant to gain the prime scorer’s award was Touré Sékou from Ivory Coast in 1962 with Montpellier. He bagged 25 plans in the course of action.
Roger Boli is thought of to be of twin nationality (Ivory Coast and France). He was the 3rd African participant to be topped the king of plans in 1994 with Lens, right after Tony Yeboah and Touré Sékou
It would acquire 9 yrs right before Shabani Nonda of DR Congo would acquire the prime scorer’s award with Monaco in 1994, soon after bagging 26 ambitions.
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Samuel Eto’o registered 26 ambitions in 34 games to get the Pichichi, which is the La Liga best scorer. The Cameroonian is the only African to accomplish this feat in the La Liga.
Mamadou Niang from Senegal in 2010 finished the period with 18 ambitions and conquer them all to win the French Ligue 1 best scorer.
Pierre Emerick Aubameyang place up an extraordinary efficiency in the Bundesliga to replicate Tony Yeboah’s mark as the second African player to be crowned the leading scorer of the German topflight league in the 2016-17 season.
He recorded an incredible 31 objectives and became the maximum African scorer in any of the major 5 European leagues in a single time.
Mohamed Salah would emerge as the to start with African player to gain the English Premier League prime scorer in the 2017-18 period. The Egyptian also bagged 32 aims to surpass Aubameyang feat as the best-scoring African in a solitary season in any of the prime five European leagues.
Salah defended his goal king title in the Premier League, but this time all-around, he did it along with his fellow Africans Sadio Mane and Aubameyang, who have been tied on 22 goals.