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11 Players Steaua Bucharest's Bigoted Owner Will Never Sign

Gigi Becali says African players are uncivilized, but these players would dominate his team.

So it turns out the owner of Romanian club Steaua Bucharest is a real piece of work.

Not like this owner, but a real, legitimate lowlife, according to recent quotes attributed to him

Steaua owner Gigi Becali said Thursday he’s changing his club’s transfer policy. No longer will the Romanian giants buy black players from Africa. If the team buys a black player, he will be from Europe.

Becali explained why:

“The African guys can not work. No civilization, no education. … They are rude.”

In light of Becali’s atrocious comments, we at The18 have compiled an all-Africa XI that will never play for Steaua but could undoubtedly kick Steaua’s ass.

Goalkeeper

Vincent Enyeama

Photo: @darmz_d | Twitter

Vincent Enyeama

Nationality: Nigeria

Club: Lille

Market value: €1 million

Centerback

Kalidou Koulibaly

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Kalidou Koulibaly

Nationality: Senegal

Club: Napoli (Serie A)

Market value: €30 million

Centerback

Medhi Benatia

Photo: @InsideGones | Twitter

Medhi Benatia

Nationality: Morocco

Club: Juventus (Serie A)

Market value: €15 million

Centerback

Aymen Abdennour

Photo: @toninodu13 | Twitter

Aymen Abdennour

Nationality: Tunisia

Club: Valencia (La Liga)

Market value: €6 million

Right Midfield

Riyad Mahrez

Photo: @FanAnticsFC | Twitter

Riyad Mahrez

Nationality: Algeria

Club: Leicester City (EPL)

Market value: €30 million

Center Mid

Victor Wanyama

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Victor Wanyama

Nationality: Kenya

Club: Tottenham (EPL)

Market value: €25 million

Center Mid

Nabil Bentaleb

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Nabil Bentaleb

Nationality: Algeria

Club: Schalke 04 (Bundesliga)

Market value: €18 milion

Left Midfield

Sadio Mane

Photo: @afrique_sports | Twitter

Sadio Mane

Nationality: Senegal

Club: Liverpool (EPL)

Market value: €40 million

Left Wing

Keita Balde

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Keita Balde

Nationality: Senegal

Club: Lazio

Market value: €25 million

Striker

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Photo: @PurelyFootball | Twitter

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Nationality: Gabon

Club: Borussia Dortmund (Bundesliga)

Market value: €65 million

Right Wing

Mohamed Salah

Photo: @TheFirmBL | Twitter

Mohamed Salah

Nationality: Egypt

Club: Liverpool (EPL)

Market value: €35 million

Bench

Forward: Islam Slimani

Nationality: Algeria

Club: Leicester City (EPL)

Market value: €25 million

Winger: Yannick Bolasie

Nationality: Congo DR

Club: Everton (EPL)

Market value: €20 million

Winger: Andre Ayew

Nationality: Ghana

Club: Swansea City (EPL)

Market value: €18 million

Winger: Victor Moses

Nationality: Nigeria

Club: Chelsea

Market value: €18 milion

Center Mid: Idrissa Gueye

Nationality: Senegal

Club: Everton (EPL)

Market value: €18 million

Right wing: Bertrand Traore

Nationality: Burkina Faso

Club: Lyon (Ligue 1)

Market value: €8 million

Defensive Mid: Karim El Ahmadi

Nationality: Morocco

Club: Feyenoord

Market value: €4 million

Notes: Some of these players were born in Europe, but all call Africa home (and represent African nations on the international level). … transfermarkt.com was used for market values.