African players Wilfred Ndidi, Daniel Amartey, Patson Daka, Nampalys Mendy and Kelechi Iheanacho are relegated with Leicester City despite their 2-1 over West Ham on Sunday afternoon on Premier League’s penultimate matchday.
The Foxes needed not only a win, but also a drw or a loss for Everton in the other game.
Ndidi and teammates did their job by beating Hammers.
However, Toffees gave everything in their decisive match against Dango Ouattara’s Bournemouth.
Abdoulaye Doucoure from long-range scored the winning goal for Everton to secure them their safety.
Leicester, Leeds United and Southampton are all relegated.