Samuel Eto’o Turns 41!! Here are Some Quick Facts about the Legend

Samuel Eto'o
Samuel Eto'o

On March 10th 1981, the most loved Cameroonian Samuel Eto’o Fils was born.

Eto’o is a Former Cameroonian footballer who got trained in Cameroon at Kadji Sports Academy in the 90s and Later on joined Real Madrid’s Youth Academy in 1997.

Young Samuel Eto'o
Young Samuel Eto’o

He played for football clubs like Mallorca,Barcelona, Inter Milan, Anzhi Makhachkala, Sampdoria, Chelsea, Everton etc, and Internationally he played for his country Cameroon from 1997 to 2014 when he retired.

In 2007, Eto’o married his longtime girlfriend Georgette who recently turned 50 in a Lowkey Wedding which had just close family.

They later decided to hold a grand white wedding in Italy in 2016 which was graced by the presence of their families, friends and business partners.

The couple have been married for 14 years and have 2 kids together, while Eto’o has 2 kids out of his marriage, making 4.

Samuel Eto'o chills with his wife Georgette and their kids
Samuel Eto’o chills with his wife Georgette and their kids

On the 11th of December 2021, Samuel Eto’o was elected as the President of The Cameroon football Federation. Shortly after he was voted in, he hosted the African Nations Cup in Cameroon where Cameroon emerged 3rd out of 24 African Countries.

Samuel Eto'o becomes new FECAFOOT President
Samuel Eto’o becomes new FECAFOOT President

The football administrator has also recently been inducted into the 2021 Inter Milan Hall of Fame due to his fantastic performance in the years he played for the club.

Samuel Eto'o inducted at the INter Milan Hall of Fame
Samuel Eto’o inducted at the Inter Milan Hall of Fame

Le grand Pitchichi has won African Player of the Year 4 good times in 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2010.

Eto’o has also won 3 UCL’s, 3 La Liga’s, 2 AFCON’s, 2 Supercopa, 2 Copa Del Rey, 1 Serie A,1 Coppa Italia, 1 Supercoppa, 1 Club World Cup, and 1 Olympics.

The retired footballer has an estimated Net worth is $95 million. He has 14 million Followers on Facebook, 6 million on Instagram and 1.7 million on Twitter.

Join us wish Papa Eto’o a Blessed 41st Birthday.

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