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Africa Cup of Nations golden boot winners: past all-time highest AFCON top goal scorers!

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. Watch & Bet on AFCON =>

Africa Cup of Nations Golden Boot Winners

AFCON Golden Boot Winners: all-time Past Africa Cup of Nations Golden Boot Winners

The Africa Cup of Nations is the most prestigious tournament in Africa. It’s also every player’s dream to play in the Africa Cup of Nations tournament. The tournament is perfect to showcase their talent.

The tournament is also perfect to score the most goals in order to walk away with the tournament’s golden boot award. The award is 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. Watch & Bet on AFCON =>

AFCON golden boot winners - Africa Cup of Nations all time highest goal scorerers!

AFCON Past Golden Boot Winners 1957-2021: all-time Past AFCON top goal scorers 1957-2021

Here are the Africa Cup of Nations past golden boot winners 1957-2021. Watch & Bet on AFCON =>

2019 Africa Cup Golden Boot Winner: Odion Ighalo won AFCON top goal scorer 2019

Who won the AFCON Golden boot in 2019? There were the likes of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Sadio Mane and Mo Salah.

Those three players finished as the Golden Boot winner in the Premier League this season and wished to carry their form into the AFCON to help their national teams win the trophy.

However, it was Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo who won the 2019 Africa Cup Golden Boot. He scored 5 goals, leaving behind Riyad Mahrez, Adam Ounas, Cedric Bakabu and Sadio Mane each with 3 goals in total.

2019 Africa Cup Golden Boot Winner
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2017 Africa Cup Golden Boot Winner: Junior Kabananga won AFCON top goal scorer 2017

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

AFCON Past Golden Boot Winners 2000-2021: all-time Past AFCON Golden Boot Winners 2000-2021

Here are the Africa Cup of Nations past golden boot winners 2000-2021. Here is the list of the past golden boot winners year by year.

Year Name Country Goals
2021 TBD
2019 Odion Ighalo Nigeria 5
2017 Junior Kabananga DR Congo 3
2015 Thievy Bifouma DR Congo 3
Dieumerci Mbokani DR Congo 3
André Ayew Ghana 3
Ahmed Akaïchi Tunisia 3
Balboa Equatorial Guinea 3
2013 Wakaso Mubarak Ghana 4
Emmanuel Emenike Nigeria 4
2012 Pierre Aubameyang Gabon 3
Manucho Angola 3
Houssine Kharja Morocco 3
Emmanuel Mayuka Zambia 3
Didier Drogba Ivory Coast 3
Chris Katongo Zambia 3
Cheick Diabaté Mali 3
2010 Mohamed Gedo Egypt 5
2008 Samuel Eto’o Cameroon 5
2006 Samuel Eto’o Cameroon 5
2004 Youssef Mokhtari Morocco 4
Patrick M’Boma Cameroon 4
Jay Jay Okocha Nigeria 4
Frederic Kanouté Mali 4
Francileudo Santos Tunisia 4
2002 Salomon Olembé Cameroon 3
Patrick M’Boma 3
Julius Aghahowa Nigeria 3
2000 Shaun Bartlett South Africa 5

Past African Cup of Nation Golden Boot Winners

Africa Cup of Nations Past Golden Boot Winners 1957-1998: all-time Past African Cup of Nation Golden Boot Winners 1957-1998

Here are the past AFCON golden boot winners 1957-1998:

Year Name Country Goals
1998 Hossam Hassan Egypt 7
Benny McCarthy South Africa 7
1996 Mark Williams South Africa 5
Kalusha Bwalya Zambia 5
1994 Rashidi Yekini Nigeria 5
1992 Rashidi Yekini Nigeria 4
1990 Djamel Menad 4
1988 Roger Milla 2
Lakhdar Belloumi 2
Gamal Abdelhamid 2
Abdoulaye Traoré 2
1986 Roger Milla 4
1984 Taher Abou Zeid 4
1982 George Alhassan 3
1980 Segun Odegbami 3
Khalid Labied 3
1978 Segun Odegbami 3
Phillip Omondi 3
Opoku Afriyie 3
1976 N’Jo Léa 4
1974 Mulamba N’Daye 9
1972 Fantamady Keita 5
1970 Laurent Pokou 8
1968 Laurent Pokou 6
1965 Osei Kofi 3
Eustache Manglé 3
Benjamin Acheampong 3
1963 Hassan El-Shazly 6
1962 Mengistu Worku 3
Abdel Fattah Badawi 3
1959 Mahmoud El-Gohary 3
1957 Mohamed Diab 5

Africa Cup of Nations Golden Boot Winners

All-time leading Africa Cup of Nations goalscorers

Who are the top goal scorers at the Africa Cup of nations of all time? Well, we have prepared a list of AFCON top goal scorrers of all time. Below you can see all the AFCON top goalscorers of all time. Watch & Bet on AFCON =>

AFCON top goalscorers of all time

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

Goals AFCON top goal scorers of all time
18  Samuel Eto’o
14  Laurent Pokou
13  Rashidi Yekini
12  Hassan El-Shazly
11  Patrick Mboma
 Hossam Hassan
 Didier Drogba
10  Ndaye Mulamba
 Joel Tiéhi
 Mengistu Worku
 Dos Santos
 Kalusha Bwalya
9  Manucho
 Abdoulaye Traoré
 André Ayew
8  Ahmed Hassan
 Asamoah Gyan
 Pascal Feindouno
 Seydou Keita
7  Flávio
 Roger Milla
 Taher Abouzaid
 Ali Abo Gresha
 Osei Kofi
 Abedi Pele
 Frédéric Kanouté
 Jay-Jay Okocha
 Benni McCarthy
 Christopher Katongo
6  Lakhdar Belloumi
 Riyad Mahrez
 Mayanga Maku
 Gervinho
 Yaya Touré
 Mohamed Aboutrika
 Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
 George Alhassan
 Wilberforce Mfum
 Ahmed Faras
 Julius Aghahowa
 Segun Odegbami
 Shaun Bartlett
 Youssef Msakni
5  Djamel Menad
 Jean-Michel M’Bono
 Dieumerci Mbokani
 Wilfried Bony
 Salomon Kalou
 Hosny Abd Rabo
 Ad-Diba
 Mohamed Nagy
 Amr Zaki
 Emad Moteab
 Mubarak Wakaso
 Fantamady Keita
 Odion Ighalo
 Muda Lawal
 Peter Odemwingie
 Henri Camara
 Siyabonga Nomvethe

Samuel Eto’o is the African Cup of Nation leading top goalscorer of all times

Who is the all-time leading top 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. Watch & Bet on AFCON =>

The former Barcelona and Inter Milan striker helped Cameroon win two Africa Cup of Nations titles in 2000 and 2002.

He was also instrumental when the Indomitable Lions replicated Nigeria’s feat as the second African country to win the Olympic Games (2000).

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