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PHOTOS: Eto’o visits Kotobabi and Alajo schools

Samuel Eto'o at the Kotobabi Wembley Park (Image credit: Thierry Nyann/Citi Sports)

Cameroonian footballer Samuel Eto’o today visited the Kotobabi “3” JHS and Alajo “3” JHS for the filming of sessions 5 and 6 of the “FIFA 11 for Health” programme. The programme is organised by FIFA to teach kids how to prevent health problems through the use of football drills. It was started before the 2010 World Cup in South Africa and ...

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Eto’o, FIFA Medical team visit Kotobabi, Alajo schools

Samuel Eto'o at the Kotobabi Wembley Park (Image credit: Thierry Nyann/Citi Sports)

FIFA Medical chief Prof Jiri Dvorak and Cameroon superstar Samuel Eto’o have visited the Kotobabi “3” JHS and Alajo “3” JHS where they filmed the “FIFA 11 for health” sessions 5 and 6 respectively. Prof Jiri Dvorak and Eto’o also held a meeting with the GFA President and the Executive Committee at the FA Board room. Officials of the FIFA ...

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Eto’o: Russia can stage greatest World Cup ever

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The Preliminary Draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ is approaching fast, with final preparations being made for what is one of the biggest events on the 2015 football calendar and which takes place in St Petersburg on Saturday 25 July. Some 141 national teams from all the confederations bar the AFC, which has already made its draw, are ...

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Samuel Eto’o joins ambitious Turkish side Antalyaspor

Eto'o (second from left) with Antalyaspor officials (Image credit: Samuel Eto'o)

Three-time Champions League winner Samuel Eto’o has joined promoted Turkish top-flight side Antalyaspor, who are reported to be close to signing World Cup winner Ronaldinho. The ambitious club also stated they would recruit another “big name” and “set the world on fire”. “I have signed a three-year contract,” former Barcelona, Inter Milan, Chelsea and Everton striker Eto’o, 34, said. The ...

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Eto’o to hit Accra for Appiah testimonial

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Cameroon international Samuel Eto’o will arrive in Ghana on Friday evening in his own private jet for ex-Ghana Stephen Appiah’s farewell game in Accra on the 27th of June. Eto’o, who agreed to join Turkish side Antalyaspor on Wednesday, has assured the former Juventus and Fenebache star that he will arriveon Friday night for the game on Saturday. Appiah captained ...

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Roberto Martinez: Samuel Eto’o could leave Everton

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Everton manager Martinez dismissed talk of Eto’o being on the verge of joining Serie A club Sampdoria as speculation on Monday. The former Cameroon international was then left out of the Merseyside club’s squad for Tuesday’s FA Cup third-round defeat at West Ham. Sampdoria continue to be linked with a move for the 33-year-old frontman and the Seattle Sounders are ...

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Cameroon’s Samuel Eto’o retires from international football

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Cameroon’s 56-goal all-time leading scorer Samuel Eto’o has announced his retirement from international football. The new Everton signing will not be going to the Africa Cup of Nations in January and will be available for the rest of the Premier League season. Former Chelsea striker Eto’o joined Everton on a free transfer on Tuesday. “I wish to inform you that I hereby ...

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Everton set to sign Samuel Eto’o

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Everton are close to agreeing a two-year deal for striker Samuel Eto’o after he was released by Chelsea at the end of last season. Liverpool had been interested in the 33-year-old Cameroon international. But the completion of their £16m move for Mario Balotelli left the way clear for Everton to hold talks with Eto’o. Talks are ongoing but Everton could sign Eto’o ...

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Martinez keeps open mind on links to Eto’o and Welbeck

Roberto Martinez: Everton boss considering where to strengthen before the transfer deadline

Roberto Martinez has admitted that money may be an issue after being linked with a move for Samuel Eto’o or Danny Welbeck, but he is keeping an open mind over possible new additions at Everton. Everton were impressive in the first half against Arsenal on Saturday as they stormed into a 2-0 lead thanks to goals from Seamus Coleman and ...

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Liverpool consider Eto’o move

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Liverpool are considering a short-term move for Samuel Eto’o as manager Brendan Rodgers seeks a striker following the departure of Luis Suarez. The Cameroon international is a free agent after being released by Chelsea at the end of last season. While the Reds have not made an approach for Eto’o so far, he is one of a number of options ...

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