Kotoko places 34th in African rankings, Hearts places 92nd

Published on: 18 November 2020

In the latest revealed of rankings of African clubs, it was discovered that no Ghanaian club made the top 20.

It comes as no surprise as Ghanaian clubs have struggled to dominate in continental competitions since 2004. Hearts were the last club to clinch a continental trophy, the CAF Confederation Cup in 2004 after beating arch rivals Kotoko in two legs.

The rankings were provided by the Footballdatabase system.

Kotoko were first among Ghanaian clubs with 34th overall. They were previously six spots lower. AshantiGold came second with 54th overall and Berekum Chelsea came third with 73rd overall. Aduana Stars are the 4th best Ghanaian club after placing three spots lower of Berekum Chelsea in the overall ranking.

Hearts places 92nd now after moving six places higher.

Check out the current top 20:

Al Ahly

Esperance de Tunis

TP Mazembe



Mamelodi Sundowns

Al Hilal Omdurman

Etoile du Sahel

CS Sfaxien

Vita Club

Wydad Casablanca


Clube Desportivo 1º de Agosto

Raja Casablanca

Stade Malien Bamako

Orlando Pirates

Djoliba AC

Coton Sport

Kaizer Chiefs

Atletico Petro Luanda.