Quiz! Can you name the African most valuable players in the world right now?

Mohamed Salah
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You have eight minutes to guess 25 players. 

Remember to tweet your scores @FourFourTwo, and challenge some friends while you're at it.

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Pele was sure that an African team would win the World Cup before the year 2000.

Though the great man himself wasn't quite on the money with that one, Africa has boasted some of the biggest stars in the world in the past 25 years – and some may say that the player on Earth right now belongs to the continent. 

There's more eyes on AFCON this year than ever before – but who exactly are we tuning in for?

We've listed out the top 25 stars of Africa, according at least to Transfermarkt (opens in new tab). Who can you name?

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Mark White
Staff Writer

Mark White has been a staff writer on FourFourTwo since joining in January 2020, writing pieces for both online and the magazine. An encyclopedia of football shirts and boots knowledge – both past and present – Mark has also been to the FA Cup and League Cup finals for FFT and has written pieces for the mag ranging on subjects from Bobby Robson's season at Barcelona to Robinho's career. He once saw Tyrone Mings at a petrol station in Bournemouth but felt far too short to ask for a photo.