Africa Cup of Nations Golden Boot Winners – All Time Past Winners

Africa Cup of Nations Golden Boot Winners

Africa Cup of Nations Golden Boot Winners – All Time Past Winners

Africa Cup of Nations Golden Boot Winners – All Time Past Winners? Who are the Africa Cup of Nations Golden Boot Winners – All Time Past Winners? Have you ever wanted to find out which African footballers have won the Africa Cup of nations golden boot before ? Well, if you have then worry not because we have prepared a list of the Africa Cup of Nations Golden Boot Winners – All Time Past Winners

Africa Cup of Nations Golden Boot Winners – All Time Past Winners

The Africa Cup of nations is the most prestigious tournament in Africa and it is of every players dream to play in the Africa Cup of nations tournament and showcase their talent and score the most goals in order to walk away with the tournaments golden boot award awarded to the player who has scored the most goals.

African footballers have excelled tremendously locally and internationally. The Africa Cup of nations is an event that showcases spectacular performances by various African footballers from amazing dribbling skills to impressive prolific goal scoring. Here is the list of the past golden boot winners year by year.

2017 Africa Cup Golden Boot Winner

Who won the AFCON Golden boot in 2017? The 2017 Africa Cup golden boot was won by Congo DR player Junior Kabananga who scored a total of 3 goals becoming the tournament’s highest scorer for 2017. It was soo unfortunate that his goals did not help his team win the tournament.

Previously we published the:

AFCON Past Golden Bot Winners – All Time Past Winners

Here are the past golden boot winners.

Year Namecountrygoals
2017Democratic Republic of the CongoJunior KabanangaCongo DR3
2015CongoThievy BifoumaCongoCongo3
Congo DRDieumerci MbokaniCongo DRCongo DR3
GhanaAndré AyewGhanaGhana3
TunisiaAhmed AkaïchiTunisiaTunisia3
Equatorial GuineaBalboaEquatorial GuineaEquatorial Guinea3
2013GhanaWakaso MubarakGhanaGhana4
NigeriaEmmanuel EmenikeNigeriaNigeria4
2012GabonPierre AubameyangGabonGabon3
AngolaManuchoAngolaAngola3
MoroccoHoussine KharjaMoroccoMorocco3
ZambiaEmmanuel MayukaZambiaZambia3
Ivory CoastDidier DrogbaIvory CoastIvory Coast3
ZambiaChris KatongoZambiaZambia3
MaliCheick DiabatéMaliMali3
2010EgyptMohamed GedoEgyptEgypt5
2008CameroonSamuel Eto’oCameroonCameroon5
2006CameroonSamuel Eto’oCameroonCameroon5
2004MoroccoYoussef MokhtariMoroccoMorocco4
CameroonPatrick M’BomaCameroonCameroon4
NigeriaJay Jay OkochaNigeriaNigeria4
MaliFrederic KanoutéMaliMali4
TunisiaFrancileudo SantosTunisiaTunisia4
2002CameroonSalomon OlembéCameroonCameroon3
CameroonPatrick M’Boma3
NigeriaJulius AghahowaNigeriaNigeria3
2000South AfricaShaun BartlettSouth AfricaSouth Africa5
1998EgyptHossam HassanEgyptEgypt7
South AfricaBenny McCarthySouth AfricaSouth Africa7
1996South AfricaMark WilliamsSouth AfricaSouth Africa5
ZambiaKalusha BwalyaZambiaZambia5
1994NigeriaRashidi YekiniNigeriaNigeria5
1992NigeriaRashidi YekiniNigeriaNigeria4
1990AlgeriaDjamel Menad4
1988CameroonRoger Milla2
AlgeriaLakhdar Belloumi2
EgyptGamal Abdelhamid2
Ivory CoastAbdoulaye Traoré2
1986CameroonRoger Milla4
1984EgyptTaher Abou Zeid4
1982GhanaGeorge Alhassan3
1980NigeriaSegun Odegbami3
MoroccoKhalid Labied3
1978NigeriaSegun Odegbami3
UgandaPhillip Omondi3
GhanaOpoku Afriyie3
1976GuineaN’Jo Léa4
1974Congo DRMulamba N’Daye9
1972MaliFantamady Keita5
1970Ivory CoastLaurent Pokou8
1968Ivory CoastLaurent Pokou6
1965GhanaOsei Kofi3
Ivory CoastEustache Manglé3
GhanaBenjamin Acheampong3
1963EgyptHassan El-Shazly6
1962EthiopiaMengistu Worku3
UkraineAbdel Fattah Badawi3
1959EgyptMahmoud El-Gohary3
1957EgyptMohamed Diab5

All Time Leading Africa Cup of Nations Goalscorers.

Who are the all time leading goalscorers at the Africa Cup of nations? Well, we have prepared a list of the All time leading goal scorers for the AFCON.

All Time Leading goalscorer at the Africa Cup of Nations?

Who is the all time leading goalscorer at the Africa Cup of Nations? Fast and energetic in his heydays, Eto’o is the most decorated African player of all time, having won the African Player of the Year award a record four times: in 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2010.

Samuel Eto’o scored a record 18 goals in six Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournaments. He was third in the FIFA World Player of the Year award in 2005. The former Barcelona and Inter Milan striker helped Cameroon win two Africa Cup of Nations titles in 2000 and 2002 and was also instrumental when the Indomitable Lions replicated Nigeria’s feat as the second African country to win the Olympic Games (2000).

All Time Leading Africa Cup of Nations Goalscorers

Here is the list of the all time leading goalscorers at the Africa Cup of Nations.

GoalsScorers
18Cameroon Samuel Eto’o
14Ivory Coast Laurent Pokou
13Nigeria Rashidi Yekini
12Egypt Hassan El-Shazly
11Cameroon Patrick Mboma
Egypt Hossam Hassan
Ivory Coast Didier Drogba
10Democratic Republic of the Congo Ndaye Mulamba
Ivory Coast Joel Tiéhi
Ethiopia Mengistu Worku
Tunisia Francileudo Santos
Zambia Kalusha Bwalya
9Angola Manucho
Ivory Coast Abdoulaye Traoré
8Egypt Ahmed Hassan
Ghana André Ayew
Ghana Asamoah Gyan
Guinea Pascal Feindouno
7Angola Flávio
Cameroon Roger Milla
Egypt Taher Abouzaid
Egypt Ali Abo Greisha
Ghana Osei Kofi
Mali Frédéric Kanouté
Mali Seydou Keita
Nigeria Jay-Jay Okocha
South Africa Benni McCarthy
Zambia Christopher Katongo
6Algeria Lakhdar Belloumi
Democratic Republic of the Congo Mayanga Maku
Ivory Coast Gervinho
Ivory Coast Yaya Touré
Egypt Mohamed Aboutrika
Gabon Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
Ghana George Alhassan
Ghana Wilberforce Mfum
Ghana Abedi Pele
Morocco Ahmed Faras
Nigeria Julius Aghahowa
Nigeria Segun Odegbami
South Africa Shaun Bartlett
5Algeria Djamel Menad
Republic of the Congo Jean-Michel M’Bono
Democratic Republic of the Congo Dieumerci Mbokani
Ivory Coast Wilfried Bony
Ivory Coast Salomon Kalou
Egypt Hosny Abd Rabo
Egypt Ad-Diba
Egypt Mohamed Nagy “Gedo”
Egypt Amr Zaki
Egypt Emad Moteab
Ghana Wakaso Mubarak
Mali Fantamady Keita
Nigeria Muda Lawal
Nigeria Peter Odemwingie
Senegal Henri Camara
South Africa Siyabonga Nomvethe

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Previously we have published past winners on the following cups and league’s.

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