African Footballers And Their Expensive Cars
Football stars earn millions of dollars each year, many choose to spend it on the finest cars money can buy. Here is an interesting list of most expensive cars owned by African footballers.
1) Obafemi Martins: Mercedes SLR McLaren
Obafemi Martins is a Nigerian footballer and also Seattle Sounders FC player. He was once Newscastle United striker. He owns a brand new Mercedes Benz Slr Mclaren worth 120 Million Naira.
2) Mikel Obi: Bentley Continental GT
John Mikel Obi is a Nigerian footballer, and a Chelsea Football Club Midfielder who earns close to $6 million (N1.14bn) annually apart from revenues from endorsements and commercials. His fleet of Cars include Range Rover, Mercedes Benz e-class and many more. Bentley Continental GT is one of his latest and one of the most expensive is which costs over N40 million.
3) Samuel Eto’o: Bugatti Veyron
Samuel Eto’o is a Cameroonian. He has fleet of cars fleet of cars worth billions of Naira. Eto’o has always been a fan of cars and even reportedly offered former Cameroon striker Roger Milla a porsche as a Christmas present in 2010. He owns the N470m Bugatti Veyron, the world’s fastest car and also one of the most expensive. He is the only African footballer who actually owns one. Eto’o also owns N370m Aston Martin One-77 and N230m Maybach Xenatec.
4) Emmanuel Adebayor: Aston Martin DBS V12
Famous soccer player, Emmanuel Adebayor is a Togolese footballer and Tottenham Hotspur forward. He is one of the richest footballers in the world. He owns an Aston Martin – the car made famous by its use by superspy James Bond in the early Bond film On Her Majesty’s Secret Service.
5) Didier Drogba: Mercedes SL65
Drogba the former Premier League player with Chelsea has in his garage a whole list of good cars and the most expensive of his collection is Mercedes SL65-AMG which cost N45 Million.