Eagles get Sierra Leone, Lesotho, Benin in 2021 AFCON qualifiers
Nigeria has been pooled against Sierra Leone, Lesotho and Benin Republic in Group L of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations billed for Cameroon, reports goal.com.
Trophy 5-a-side tournament enters knockout stages
The draws for the final 16 slots have been concluded, as the Trophy five-a-side Field of Honour tournament enters the knockout stage. Over 1000 teams were selected to vie in the tournament, which comes with a cash prize of N3 million, as well as bragging rights of the best five-a-side team in the country. In…
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…
Eto'o signs for Qatar league side
Veteran Cameroon star Samuel Eto'o has signed for Qatar league side, Qatar Sports Club, it was announced Monday, just days after he ended a brief stay at Turkish side Konyaspor.
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:
City outcast Nasri to join Antalyaspor
Nasri, 30, will earn an annual salary of four million euros ($4.7 million) plus bonuses at the club in Turkey's Mediterranean resort city, the NTV Spor website said.
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.
Eto'o risks 10-year jail sentence for 'fraud'
Spanish prosecutors have asked that Cameroonian football great Samuel Eto'o be handed a 10-year jail sentence and pay a 14.3-million-euro ($15 million) fine for alleged tax fraud, a court filing revealed Thursday.