The African continent has provided a steady stream of Premier League players down the years – with Chelsea and Liverpool benefitting more than most.
Both Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane have scored 100-plus goals in the league, leading Liverpool to the title in 2020. They are two of three African players to have achieved the milestone, the other being Chelsea legend Didier Drogba.
We’ve crunched the numbers to compare the Premier League records of each of the three world-class Africans.
Comparison of Salah vs Mane vs Drogba Premier League Stats
|Stats||Didier Drogba||Sadio Mane||Mohamed Salah|
|Minutes per goal||168.5||185.7||128.9|
|Minutes per non-penalty goal||175.3||185.7||148.9|
|Minutes per goal or assist||104.3||129.9||91.8|
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Total goals of Mohammad Salah in the Premier League