With the Absa Premiership’s top goalscorer award likely to go to a South African player this season, Soccer Laduma takes a look at eight most successful foreign goalscorers that have played in the league.
Billiat plied his trade for three clubs in the Absa Premiership, Ajax Cape Town, Mamelodi Sundowns and now currently Kaizer Chiefs. The Zimbabwean has scored 64 goals in 203 Absa Premiership appearances in his professional career.
The Zambian plied his trade for 6 clubs in the league; Sundowns, Orlando Pirates, Mpumalanga Black Aces, Golden Arrows, Moroka Swallows and Highlands Park. Mbesuma has scored 55 goals in 173 league appearances.
The Liberian international has played for Jomo Cosmos, SuperSport United and Sundowns, scoring 51 goals in 242 appearances.
Ng’ambi has played for Black Leopards and Platinum Stars in the Absa Premiership, scoring 45 goals in 224 appearances.
The Zimbabwean has played for four clubs in the Absa Premiership, Black Leopards, Kaizer Chiefs, SuperSport United and Free State Stars, scoring 39 goals in 201 appearances.
Other foreign players include Henrico Botes (39), Cuthbert Malajila (37) and Tendai Ndoro (32).
– Soccer Laduma