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Soccer star Samuel Eto’o buys fiancee £500K (N81.5m) engagement ring


Its no news that soccer stars have very deep pockets. Cameroonian footballer, Samuel Eto’o proven that not to be a mere speculation but a solid fact. The professional footballer has reportedly acquire a ring  said to be worth £500,000 (approximately N81 million) to seal his engagement to his long-time partner, Georgette Tra ... Read More »

Eto’O Ruled Out of Cameroon-Croatia Clash Through Injury

Eto'O Set to Miss Cameroon's Second Group A Game Against Croatia.

Cameroon skipper Samuel Eto’O is not expected to play in Wednesday’s World Cup game against Croatia due to injury. The striker, who has missed two days of training with an injured knee, has been asked to sit out of the ‘Indomitable Lions’s’ sessions for the next ten days, Director of ... Read More »

Eto’O Set for a Fourth World Cup as Cameroon Name Squad

Samuel Eto'O Will feature for the Indomitable Lions in Brazil.

Cameroon have named Tottenham Hotspur’s Assou-Ekotto and Chelsea’s Samuel Eto’O in their 23-man squad for the World Cup. The duo are the only Premier League players included in coach Volker Finke’s squad. Galatasaray’s Aurelien Chedjou and Queens Park Rangers’ Stephanie Mbia, who’s late strike guided Sevilla (where he featured as ... Read More »

Believe Not the “Fool” Who Called Me An Old Man; I’m Built for Longevity- Eto’O

Eto'O Mimics a Tired Old Man During One of His Goal Celebrations Last Season.

Chelsea FC striker Samuel Eto’O has described his manager Jose Mourinho as a “fool” for questioning his age. In February, French broadcaster CanalPlus ran a video report of a private conversation in which the Portuguese boss made unflattering reference to Samuel Eto’o’s age saying: “I have one [striker] but he ... Read More »

Ujah, Eto’O Join We-Are-All-Monkey Campaign, Spanish Police Arrests Racist

Dani Alves Bites Banana Thrown at Him During Barcelona's 3-2 Win Over Villareal.

Super Eagles forward Anthony Ujah and Cameroon international Samuel Eto’O are the latest football stars to support Dani Alves’s response to banana throwing racist. The incident which happened during Barcelona’s 3-2 win over Villareal last weekend, has taken social media by storm with players, public figures, celebrities and ordinary people ... Read More »

Say No To Racism: Davido, Samuel Eto’o, Adebayor Take A Stand In Support Of Barcelona’s Dani Alves


If you really follow soccer, you would have heard that Barcelona defender Dani Alves ate the banana that was thrown at him during a soccer match and that has started a revolution; it’s taken over the social media. The racist incident happened during Barcelona’s match against Villarreal on Sunday, when ... Read More »

Cech, Terry, Hazard and Eto’O are Surprise Packages in Chelsea Training

John Terry Joins, Mark Schwarzer and Hillario for Pace.

Petr Cech, John Terry, Eden Hazard and Samuel Eto’O all trained at Chelsea’s Cobham training facility, ahead of Wednesday’s Champions League semi-final second round tie with Atletico Madrid. Chelsea goalkeeper Cech who suffered a dislocated shoulder in the first leg, has even told Sky Sports he is fit for the ... Read More »

African Players are Under-Appreciated- Yaya Toure

Widely Traveled: Reigning African Player of the Year, Yaya Toure, Has Played in Belgium, Ukraine, Greece, France, Spain and Now England.

Manchester City and Ivory Coast international Yaya Toure says African stars are not celebrated like their counterparts from other parts of the world, because they don’t get the proper “recognition from the media”. The three-time Caf Player of the Year thinks it’s easier for media to pick on him- after ... Read More »

Chelsea’ll Score More Goals Than PSG After Two Legs- Mourinho

'I think we are going to win. We are going to score more goals than them.'- Mourinho.

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho says Cameroon international Samuel Eto’O is not 100% fit, but may have a role to play in tonight’s Champions League quarter-finals second leg tie with Paris St-Germain. Eto’O, who suffered a hamstring injury in the 6-0 drubbing of Arsenal at Stamford Bridge and has missed the ... Read More »

Chelsea 6 Arsenal 0: Anniversary Day Turns Awry for Wenger at Stamford Bridge

Eto'O Celebrates His Opener Against Arsenal, But Suffered a Seemingly Hamstring Ping Moments Later.

Arsene Wenger’s 1000th match in charge of Arsenal ended in defeat in the hands of the Premier League leaders Chelsea. The Gunners fell seven points behind Jose Mourinho’s Chelsea, following their 6-0 drubbing at Stamford Bridge on Saturday afternoon. A Sanuel Eto’O fifth minute opener, Andre Schurle’s superb strike, Eden ... Read More »

Chelsea Cruises Into Champions League Last Eight With 2-0 Victory Over Galatasaray

Samuel Eto'O Opens Scoring for Chelsea Against Galatasaray. Getty Image.

Chelsea became the first Premier League side to reach the quarter-finals of this season’s Uefa Champions League, after sealing a comfortable 2-0 home win over Galatasaray. Coming in the wake of a 1-1 draw in Istanbul, Jose Mourinho’s men were poised on making a bold statement on their title credential, ... Read More »

Man City Have a Good Chance of Winning the League- Mourinho

Mourinho Says City are in Pole Position to Win the League.

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho says he fancies Manchester City’s chances of clinching the Premier League title despite his side being top and nine points ahead at the moment. Chelsea defeated Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday, thanks to second-half strikes from Samuel Eto’O, Eden Hazard and a brace from Demba Ba. With ... Read More »

Eto’O Cares Not About Mourinho’s Off-the-Record Joke

Samuel Eto'O Says He is Less Concerned About Mourinho's Private Joke.

Chelsea striker Samuel Eto’O says the leaked remarks from Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho questioning his age does not faze him. Mourinho was filmed making comments in private by French broadcaster Canal Plus saying: “I have a team but no striker. It is not possible for us to win the Premier ... Read More »

Etogate: Mourinho Blasts Media Over Private Conversation Tapping

Jose Mourinho Says the Media Should Be Ashamed for Making Illicit Publication.

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho is very furious about the publication of quotes in which he criticised his own strikers before the Champions League last-16 match against Galatasaray. He has been left angered and embarrassed after French broadcaster CanalPlus published a video of what he felt was a private conversation during ... Read More »

I Have a Team But No Striker- Mourinho

Mourinho Blasts His Chelsea Frontmen for Lack of Goals.

Angry Jose Mourinho has been forced into a furious damage limitation exercise after being caught on camera dismissing the quality of his strikers. The Chelsea manager’s remarks about Samuel Eto’o, Fernando Torres and Demba Ba were captured by French TV company Canal+ during a sponsorship launch with watch manufacturers Hublot ... Read More »

Injured Torres Ruled Out for Weeks.

Mourinho Confirned on Chelsea Official Twitter Page Torres is Out for a Few Weeks With a Knee Ligament Injury. Laurence Griffiths/Getty Image.

Chelsea’s striker Fernando Torres will be sidelined “for a few weeks” with a knee ligament injury, manager Jose Mourinho has revealed. The Spaniard, who came on in the 79th minute for hat-trick hero Samuel Eto’O, suffered the injury in the closing stages of Sunday’s 3-1 win over Manchester united at ... Read More »

Man United Can Only Fight to Finish in the Top Four- Mourinho.

Jose Mourinho Recorded His 100th Premier League Win Against Chelsea..Getty Image.

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho says Manchester United’s chances of winning the Premier League title in the ongoing season have met waterloo, following Sunday’s 3-1 thrashing at Stamford Bridge. Samuel Eto’O scored a hat-trick to ensure the ‘Blues’ maintained the pressure on the league leaders and increased his goal tally to ... Read More »

Chelsea Beat Liverpool as Spurs Shoot Three Past Stoke.

Samuel Eto'O, Fernando Torres and Demba Ba Have Now Scored Five Premier League Goals Between Them.

The final two Barclays Premier League matches of 2013 had Chelsea keep up with the pace at the top of the standings while Tottenham Hotspur secured their second win post-Andre Villas-Boas era. Chelsea 2-1 Liverpool It was the first meeting between Brendan Rodgers and Jose Mourinho, whom the former worked ... Read More »

EPL Update: Arsenal, Chelsea, Win, Remy Inspires Newcastle Victory.

Eden Hazard Celebrates His match Winner Against Swansea. Getty Image.

Arsenal and Chelsea kept up the pressure on Liverpool and Manchester City- who meets in Thursday’s final fixture- with victories over West Ham and Swansea respectively, as the elbow room tussle at the top of the Premier League table continued on Boxing Day. Southampton ended a winless run of six ... Read More »

Mourinho- Strikers Does Not Live on Goals Alone, Torres, Ba and Eto’O Give Me “Other Things.”

Jose Mourinho Wants Chelsea to Finish Off Opponents.

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho has justified the importance of his three strike options despite lack of goals. The trio of Fernando Torres, Demba Ba and Samuel Eto’O has scored four Premier League goals so far while the Portuguese tactician has had to rely on the attacking prowess of £18m summer ... Read More »

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