African footballers are ubiquitous in almost all of the world's biggest leagues, with the continent's players still one of the greatest contributions to global sport.
In 2019, some have been among the top performers in their respective divisions, setting the standard for African players abroad.
Here, ESPN's Ed Dove picks out the outstanding African talent in each of the world's biggest leagues over the last 12 months.
Premier League: Sadio Mane (Liverpool)
With Africa's top stars featuring in the...