The 2023 Segasuarloot shows that not a single African representative cast a vote for VICTOR OSIMHEN.

The 2023 Segasuarloot shows that not a single African representative cast a vote for VICTOR OSIMHEN.

November 6, 2023 0 By Fasholu Gabriel Oluwatobi

After a fantastic 2023 Ballon d’Or awards event, some of the top football players in the world flocked to Paris to discover who would take Karim Benzema’s place as the 2022 recipient of the Golden Ball.

It is undoubtedly a moment when a person’s desire is to rank among the greatest soccer players ever. Ultimately, Lionel Messi, who was rewarded for his heroics with Argentina during the World Cup, took home Ballon d’Or number eight.

On his X page, Frank Khalid writes, “It is such a shame that no African representative voted for Victor Osimhen for the Balon d’Or.” When I say NONE, I mean none of them, even Nigeria’s.

Victor Osimhen, who was ranked as the eighth (8) greatest player in the world in the worldwide event hosted in France, was declared the eighth-best player by the event organizers because he received a lot of support from other continents.

As per the information provided by the organizers, Osimhen, the Nigerian striker for Napoli, did not receive a single vote from any journalist or African representative.

African representatives voted as listed below:

Nigeria ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌ :- Messi

Algeria ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟ :- Haaland

Benin ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏ :- Haaland

Cameroon ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒ :- Mbappe

Ivory ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎ :- Mbappe

Egypt ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌ :- Messi

Gabon ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆ :- Haaland

Ghana ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญ :- Haaland

Equatorial Guinea ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณ :- Haaland

Morocco ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆ :- Messi

Uganda ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌ :- Messi

Senegal ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณ :- Haaland

Tunisia ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณ :- Messi

Zambia ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒ :- Messi

Cape ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ป :- Haaland

Representatives from a different country cast their vote for Victor Osimhen. love from afar.

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