Napoli Star Defender Receives Hero Welcome After AFCON Win

Kalidou Koulibaly was greeted warmly by Napoli fans and his compatriots in Italy upon returning from Cameroon. Senegal bested Egypt on penalty kicks in the African Cup of Nations final. They took home the trophy for the first time in their history. The defender also addressed his future with the team, as an extension looms.

Hakimi to Shine? Top Players to Watch Out for at AFCON

The top players in Africa will converge in Cameroon for the 33rd edition of the biennial Africa Cup of Nations and we expect to see some of the best stars across Europe representing their nations. AFCON has long been a hotbed for several talented gems and the postponed 2021 edition will once again feature those playing right at the top of their game. With that in mind, we are evaluating the top players to look out for at AFCON 2021.