Highest earning football players in africa infographic
This infographic, courtesy of Afrographique, highlights the highest earning soccer players in Africa. The clubs the the players are currently playing for are:

  1. Samuel Eto’o plays as a striker for Russian club Anzhi Makhachkala
  2. Yaya Toure plays as a midfielder for English club Manchester City
  3. Emmanuel Adebayor plays as a forward for English club Tottenham Hotspur
  4. Kolo Habib Touré plays as a central defender for English club Liverpool
  5. Christopher Samba plays as a defender for Russian club Anzhi Makhachkala
  6. Didier Drogba plays as a forward for Turkish club Galatasaray
  7. Frédéric Kanouté  plays as a striker for Chinese club Beijing Guoan
  8. Michael Essien plays as a midfielder for English club Chelsea
  9. John Mikel Obi plays as a midfielder for English club Chelsea