7. Emmanuel Adebayor
Club: Crystal Palace
Net Worth: $57 Million (2015)
The Togolese International played for Arsenal, Manchester City, Tottenham Hotspurs and Crystal Palace in English Premier League.
6. Michael Essien
Net Worth: $70 Million (2015)
Former Ghana International Michael Essien is a respected legend at English Premier League Chelsea.
He enjoyed his best football at Stamford Bridge.
5. Nwankwo Kanu
Net Worth: $100 Million (2015)
Pay TV Star Times African Ambassador Nwankwo Kanu is certainly a celebrated legend in Africa.
He played for a number of big clubs in Europe namely Arsenal, Portsmouth, Ajax, and InterMilan.
4. Jay-Jay Okocha
Net Worth: $150 Million (2015)
Jay-Jay Okocha is regarded by many who watched him play as the ‘African Lionel Messi’.
He had skills, trickery, confidence, and technique.
3. Didier Drogba
Net Worth: $155 Million
Former Ivory Coast international Didier Drogba dominated African football in the last decade together with Samuel Etoo of Cameroon.
The former Chelsea striker won all trophies available in club level.
2. Yaya Touré
Club: Manchester City
Net Worth: $170 Million
He was the Ivory Coast Captain .
He has won everything available in football at Club level with his current team Manchester City and Barcelona before that.
1. Samuel Eto’o
Net Worth: $202 Million
He has won all trophies available for club and country except the World Cup.
He has played in England, Spain, Italy, Russia and now Turkey.