Rio Ferdinand ranks the Senegalese striker Sadio Mane as one of the best African players in Premier league history.
Bayern Munich recently signed the star and he made his first bayern Munich debut with a goal.
The former Manchester United defender said Mane is among his top five African best players in the Premier league.
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Liverpool received €27.4 m upfront from Bayern Munich who managed to acquire the services of Sadio Mane on a 3 year deal.
This came after the Merseyside club initially turned down two bids for Mane.
In his 269 appearances in Liverpool Mane scored 120 goals and was part of an iconic front three.
Amid reactions on social media after Mane’s move to Bayern Munich, Rio Ferdinand took to social media to name the five players from Africa.
Here are a list of his top African players in premier league history
- Didier Drogba
- Yaya Toure
- Michael Essien
- Mohamed Salah
- Sadio Mane