Friday Apr 17, 2020. 12:00
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Mohamed Salah rank amongst the fastest players in European football at the moment.
As reported by Marca, Paris Saint-Germain superstar Kylian Mbappe is the fastest active footballer in Europe’s top leagues.
France World Cup winner, Mbappe, clocked a top speed of 36km/h this season — making him the fastest footballer according to the report.
Africa are well represented with Gabon international and Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang third on the list with a top speed of 35.5km/h.
Egypt international Mohamed Salah comes in at seventh place having reached a top speed of 35km/h while playing for Liverpool this season.
The 10 fastest footballers:
1. Kylian Mbappe – 36km/h
2. Inaki Williams 35.7km/h
3. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang – 35.5 km/h
4. Karim Bellarabi – 35.27km/h
5. Kyle Walker 35.21km/h
6. Leroy Sane – 35.04km/h
7. Mohamed Salah – 35km/h
8. Kingsley Coman – 35km/h
9. Alvaro Odriozola – 34.99km/h
10. Nacho Fernandez – 34.62km/h