Sunday, 3 November 2019
It is a fact that I am the best African player in history - Samuel Eto
Samuel Eto'o, legend of Cameroonian football, declared himself the best African player to play football.
The 38-year-old began his career at Real Madrid, then played in 13 clubs, including Barcelona, Inter Milan, Chelsea, Everton and Sampdoria.
He won a Champions League with Inter Milan. But in Barcelona, Eto'o has won three league titles and two problems in the Champions League. He also helped his country win the Olympic gold medal at the 2000 Games in Australia, the African Cup of Nations in 2000 and 2002.
"I do not need to claim anything, it's just a fact, whether I accept it or not, it's a fact," he told AFP Eto, who retired in September.
"When I look where I come from and how good I've been, I think I have the right to be proud, but that does not mean I'm a big head, let alone that. that in this world, people like puppets, and I do not accept being one. "