Kenya's national team Captain Dennis Oliech has dropped one
position in the latest Castrol Edge Ranking released on Friday 3 May
Oliech, who is signed to French Ligue 1 side AC Ajaccio, has
dropped from position 1526 to 1527.
Midfielder McDonald Mariga, currently on a loan spell from Serie A side Inter to
Parma has dropped from position 2014 to 2231 as Divock Origi, son to Kenya legend Mike Okoth, who plays for Lille, falls from rank 2193 to 2205.
Gabon striker Pierre Emerick Aubameyang, playing in the Ligue 1 for St.
Etienne, is still the best placed African player and has moved eight places to
Barcelona’s Lionel Messi has dropped from the top slot, giving way for Real
Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo. Manchester United striker Robin Van Persie has also
dropped from third to fourth-place switching places with Bayern Munchen's
About Castrol rankings
To be ranked and awarded a Castrol Index score, players in the English
Premier League, Spanish La Liga, Italian Serie A, Germany's Bundesliga
and the French Ligue Ligue 1 are tracked based on their touch on the ball and whether or not
they have had a positive or negative impact on their teams' ability to score or