Samuel Eto’o has picked his country, Cameroon, to win the World Cup against Morocco in the Final on December 16, 2022.
The Cameroonian FA President also insisted that England should be weary of host country Qatar in the knockout stage.
According to Eto’o, who had played in four World Cups for Cameroon, he has the hope that Cameroon will get through the group stage.
The 41-year-old also forecast the precise paths both African teams will take to the final, which has never featured teams from outside of Europe or South America, and forewarned England that Qatar will cause them problems in the Round of 16.
Samuel Eto’o Net Worth 2022
The former Chelsea player is the richest African player, with a net worth of $95 million acquired during his playing days. Eto’o earns an annual salary of $26 million.
He was regarded as one of the greatest strikers in the history of football.
Samuel Eto’o Biography
He was born on March 10, 1981. Eto’o is a former footballer and the current president of the Cameroonian Football Federation since 2021. He started his youth career at Kadji Sports Academy in 1992 and left the club in 1996.
He joined Real Madrid in 1997 and left in 2000, making three appearances without a goal to his name. In 1999, the striker went on loan to Espanyol, where he played zero matches and scored zero goals.
Samuel Eto’o Position
The former Barcelona player played as a center forward and scored a lot of goals from that position.
Samuel Eto’o Career Stats
Samuel Eto’o had scored 362 goals in 724 appearances, and the Cameroonian provided 117 assists. He has received 94 yellow cards and four red cards.
Eto’o has scored 57 goals in 124 appearances for his national team.
Samuel Eto’o Children
The Cameroon Football Federation President has five children. The first of the footballers is a lady named Lynn Eto’o. She has 6,944 followers and a total of 177 posts. Lynn has a total of 836 people that she is following.
The second daughter is Annie Eto’o, who doesn’t have a verified Instagram account; it is rumored that the former Real Madrid striker didn’t leave her with any form of child support.
Samuel Eto’o’s third daughter, Maelle Eto’o The fourth daughter of the family is Sienna Eto’o. The only boy in the family is Etienne Eto’o, who joined Cameroon’s U-17 team in 2019.
He is currently 32 years old, and his height is 1.78 m. He started his youth career at the Kadji Sport Academy before moving to Mallorca B.
Samuel Eto’o Debut
He made his debut for Real Madrid on December 5, 1998. The player made his Chelsea debut on September 14, 2013, against Everton. His Serie A debut came on August 23, 2009.
The former Ballon d’Or nominee made his Spanish debut on February 3, 1999. His Anzhi debut came on August 27, 2011.