If we define an African as somebody born in Africa and playing for an African national team, how many such players have won the UEFA Champions League? We can include Madagascar in this.

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European Cup winners

UEFA Champions League Winners


1Born in South Africa, represented Zimbabwe.
2Born in France, represented Mali.
3Born in Spain, represents Morocco.

  • I made the answer CW on purpose, feel free to edit if further if there is some information to be added or more sources.
    – Martin
    Dec 16, 2018 at 17:55
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    NOTE: Achraf Hakini was born in Spain. Also, Djimi Traore was born in France.
    – CGCampbell
    Apr 23, 2021 at 16:34
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    Also, Bruce Grobbelaar was born in South Africa.
    – Neil Meyer
    May 4, 2023 at 11:41

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