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AFCON 2019: Race For The Golden Boot

AFCON 2019: Nigeria's Odion Ighalo leads Golden Boot race ahead of Sadio Mane.
The Golden Boot is awarded to the player who scores most goals in the tournament. Ties are settled by assists, then by minutes per goal. We strive to give you a clear view, trustworthy and in-depth view of the Africa's most prestigious football tournament. As days draw near and near to the final, Sportfeedo is yet to compile up the stats about the best champ on the African continent. Currently Nigeria's Odion Ighalo leads the Golden Boot race ahead of Sadio Mane.

In AFCON tournament there are four players who are tied on three goals each, ahead of the Africa Cup of Nations semi-final fixtures. They are: Odion Ighalo (Nigeria), Cédric Bakambu (Congo DR), Sadio Mane (Senegal) and Adam Ounas (Algeria). However, only three are still in the race to win the Golden Boot, as Bakambu’s country has been eliminated in the Round of 16.

The Super Eagles were investing hope in Ighalo, but unfortunately, they lost against Algeria on Sunday, while Mane is the Teranga Lions’danger man that still remaining after defeating Tunisia. Ounas and Riyad are in action when Algeria clashed with Nigeria 2-1 to earn a place in the AFCON final.

Africa Cup Of Nations Top Scorers so far:
  1. Odion Ighalo from Nigeria with 4 goals scored and 55% shots on target.
  2. Adam Ounas from Algeria with 3 goals scored and 50% shots on target.
  3. Sadio Mané from Senegal with 3 goals scored and 60% shots on target.
  4. Cédric Bakambu from DR Congo with 3 Goals scored and 62% shots on target.
  5. Riyad Mahrez from Algeria with 3 goals scored and 75% shots on target. 


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