7 Africans Who Played For FC Barcelona

FC Barcelona are in South Africa to face Mamelodi Sundowns, but do you know which seven Africans have starred for the Catalan giants?

Tired of reading? Click through the gallery above to see seven African stars who played for Barcelona.

Most football fans will remember Africa’s most decorated export Samuel Eto’o, who made 199 appearances for the club, scoring 130 goals and assisting another 42 strikes.

The former Cameroon international sits in eighth spot in the club’s all-time top goalscorers list, and lifted eight trophies during his time at the Camp Nou, but the first African arrived long before him, in the 1960s.

His name was Jorge Alberto Mendonca, an Angolan who spent three seasons with the Catalan giants between 1966 and 1969, after joining from Atletico…

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