Samuel Eto’o, Julio Baptista, Luis Garcia, others unveiled as latest LaLiga Ambassadors
For the fifth consecutive season, LaLiga has unveiled the former players who are set to work on the expansion of LaLiga's international brand throughout the world. Samuel Eto’o, Carlos Valderrama, Julio Baptista, Aintzane Encinas, Luis Garcia and Xabi Prieto are the newest additions to this season's #LaLigaAmbassadors squad, which was announced at a spectacular event.…
Samuel Eto’o rescues former Cameroon captain who is homeless
Ex-Cameroon, Barcelona and Chelsea striker Samuel Eto’o has said he will buy a house for former national team captain Norbert Owona, who is homeless and whose plight has been highlighted in a documentary. Owona, who is 67 and played for Cameroon in the 1960s and 1970s, has been living rough on the streets of Douala…
Turkish club Konyaspor terminates Eto'o's contract
Turkish club Konyaspor has sacked Ex-Cameroon captain Samuel Eto'o with two years still left on his contract. Eto'o joined struggling Konyaspor from rivals Antalyaspor in January 2018, scoring six goals in 14 appearances to help the club maintain their top-flight status. The Turkish club said the former Chelsea and Everton striker, 37, has had his…
Five African Player of the Year facts
Five African Player of the Year facts ahead of 2017 award ceremony in Ghana Thursday:
Eto'o not for sale, says Antalyaspor chief
Antalyaspor's former Cameroon international striker Samuel Eto'o is not for sale, the Turkish club's chairman said Saturday, ending months of speculation over a move within Turkey or overseas.
Spanish prosecutors seek 10 years jail term for Eto over alleged tax fraud
Spanish prosecutors are believed to be seeking a 10-year prison sentence and a fine of more than €18 million for Samuel Eto’o over alleged tax fraud.
'Forgiven' Eto'o back for Antalyaspor after racism row
Former Cameroon international Samuel Eto'o was recalled by Turkish side Antalyaspor on Sunday after being dropped for allegedly accusing the club leadership of racism on social media.
Antalyaspor suspends Eto'o in racism row
Turkish top flight club Antalyaspor said on Wednesday that their star striker Samuel Eto'o would be left out of the squad until further notice in a bitter row over comments on social media.