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These are the players behind the 100 goals in AFCON 2019

The 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) has realised 100 goals after the semi-finals of the competition.

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The highest number of goals ever recorded in the AFCON history was 99 in 2008 when Ghana hosted the rest of Africa.

Although, AFCON 2019 has witnessed 100 goals, the average game per goal in 2008 surpasses it, with an average goal of 2.0 and 4.1 respectively.

The leading top scorer in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations is Odio Ighalo of Nigeria with four goals, while five players have registered three goals.

15 players have two goals to their name, whereas 50 players have a goal each, including those with own goals.

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Below is the full list of goal scorers:

Goals               Name      Position     Number      Country 

 3           Odion Ighalo     Forward              9            Nigeria

3            Sadio Mane       Forward              10          Senegal

3            Adam Ounas      Midfielder          12          Algeria

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3           Cedric Bakambu Forward             17          Congo DR

3            Riyad Mahrez    Forward              7            Algeria

2            Bongani Zungu  Midfielder          8            South Africa

2            Youcef Belaili    Midfielder          8            Algeria

2            Mohamed Salah              Forward              10          Egypt

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2            Ahmed Elmohamady      Defender            3            Egypt

2            Youseff En-Nesyri            Forward              19          Morocco

2            Jonathan Kodjia Forward              14          Cote d'Ivoire

2            Youssef Msakni Midfielder          7            Tunisia

2            Michael Olunga Forward              14          Kenya

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2            Mickael Pote     Forward              10          Benin

2            Wilfried Zaha    Forward              9            Cote d'Ivoire

2            Emmanuel Okwi              Forward              7            Uganda

2            Stephane Bahoken         Forward              9            Cameroon

2            Jordan Ayew      Forward              9            Ghana

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2            Charles Carolus Andriamahitsinoro           Forward              2            Madagascar

2            Mohamed Yattara          Forward              2            Guinea

1            Yaya Banana      Defender            4            Cameroon

1                          Clinton N'Jie      Forward              7            Cameroon

1            Ima Andriatsima              Forward              9            Madagascar

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1            Alex Iwobi          Midfielder          18          Nigeria

1                          Thembinkosi Lorch         Forward              23          South Africa

1            Joslin Kamatuka Midfielder          14          Namibia

1            Khama Billiat     Midfielder          11          Zimbabwe

1                          Kenneth Omeruo            Defender            22          Nigeria

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1                          Andre Ayew       Midfielder          10          Ghana

1                          Chancel Mbemba Mangulu         Defender            22          Congo DR

1                          Ismaila Sarr        Forward              18          Senegal

1            Islam Slimani     Forward              13          Algeria

1            Jonathan Bolingi              Forward              9            Congo DR

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1            Moubarak Boussoufa     Midfielder          14          Morocco

1                          Geoffroy Serey Die         Midfielder          20          Cote d'Ivoire

1            Britt Assombalonga        Forward              19          Congo DR

1                          Maxwel Cornet Forward              11          Cote d'Ivoire

1                          Mbwana Samatta           Forward              10          Tanzania

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1            Amadou Haidara             Midfielder          4            Mali

1                          Moise Adilehou Defender            13          Benin

1                          Johanna Omolo Goalkeeper        23          Kenya

1                          Thomas Partey  Midfielder          5            Ghana

1            Lalaina Nomenjanahary Forward              12          Madagascar

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1                          Diadie Samassekou         Midfielder          8            Mali

1                          Wahbi Khazri     Forward              10          Tunisia

1            Anicet Abel        Midfielder          13          Madagascar

1                          Ibrahim Amada Midfielder          15          Madagascar

1            Idrissa Gueye     Midfielder          5            Senegal

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1                          Sory Kaba           Forward              21          Guinea

1                          Taha Yassine Khenissi     Forward              11          Tunisia

1                          Djalma Campos Forward              7            Angola

1                          Max Alain Gradel             Midfielder          15          Cote d'Ivoire

1                          William Ekong   Defender            5            Nigeria

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1                          Samuel Chukwueze         Midfielder          13          Nigeria

1                          Baghdad Bounedjah       Forward              9            Algeria

1            Krepin Diatta     Midfielder          15          Senegal

1                          Francois Kamano             Forward              10          Guinea

1                          Marco Ilaimaharitra        Midfielder          6            Madagascar

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1            Balde Diao Keita              Forward              11          Senegal

1            Sofiane Feghouli              Midfielder          10          Algeria

1                          Adama Traore   Midfielder          21          Mali

1                          Mahmoud Hassan Trezeguet      Midfielder          7            Egypt

1            Adama Traore   Forward              14          Mali

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1            El Hacen El ld    Midfielder          18          Mauritania

1            Abdoulay Diaby Forward              23          Mali

1                          Saimon Msuva  Forward              12          Tanzania

1                          Patrick Henry Kaddu       Forward              9            Uganda

1                          Moussa Marega Forward              9            Mali

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1                          Ferjani Sassi       Midfielder          13          Tunisia

1            Naim Sliti            Midfielder          23          Tunisia

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