The former Ghanaian footballer was born on November 5, 1964 and is currently 51-years-old. The talented midfielder was the captain of the Ghana national team. From 1988 to 1993 he dominated the game, establishing himself as one of the best African soccer players of all-time. Let's discuss some of the other amazing African soccer players who were just as amazing as Abedi.
|Is Abedi Pele Dead?|
George Weah is another former player who many consider the best African footballer of all-time. He is a Liberian who played striker similar to Eto'o. While Eto'o was named African Player of the Year four times Weah won the award three times: 1989, 1994 and 1995. Pele also won the award three times: 1991, 1992 and 1993.