Samuel Eto'o

Born: March 10, 1981 (age 36)

Height: 5'10.5" (180cm)
Weight: 11st 11lb (75kg)

Hometown: Douala, Cameroon
Nationality: Cameroon flag Cameroonian

Position: Striker
Team: Sampdoria (no. 9)
Samuel Eto'o in action for Everton on December 6, 2014
Career History
Senior1997-2000Real Madrid
→ 1999Espanyol (loan)
→ 2000Mallorca (loan)
2000-2004Mallorca
2004-2009Barcelona
2009-2011Inter Milan
2011-2013Anzhi Makhachkala
2013-2014Chelsea
2014-2015Everton
2015-Sampdoria
International1997-Cameroon
Sports Mole has 586 articles about Samuel Eto'o. Articles 1 to 40:
Samir Nasri of Manchester City during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Manchester City at The Hawthorns on August 10, 2015
Samir Nasri set for Antalyaspor switch?
Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri is said to be closing in on a switch to Turkish Super Lig outfit Antalyaspor.
Aug 10, 13:32
Francesco Totti of AS Roma looks during the pre-season friendly match between AS Roma and Bursaspor Kulubu on July 21, 2013
Report: Antalyaspor interested in Francesco Totti, Mario Balotelli
Turkish club Antalyaspor are reportedly hoping to sign Francesco Totti and Mario Balotelli this summer and play them alongside Samuel Eto'o.
May 17, 20:11
Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri at the FA Cup match against Millwall on February 18, 2017
Antalyaspor 'approach Claudio Ranieri'
Turkish side Antalyaspor approach former Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri, a report claims.
May 9, 21:34
Carlos Kameni of Malaga in action against Barcelona on November 19, 2016
Carlos Kameni: 'Racism still a problem in Spain'
Malaga goalkeeper Carlos Kameni says that racism is still a problem in the top flight of Spanish football.
Mar 23, 21:03
Long-limbed Angel Di Maria celebrates scoring lors de la finale de la Coupe de la Ligue entre Lille et PSG le 23 Avril, 2016
Report: Barcelona in contact with Angel di Maria over summer move
Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain winger Angel di Maria are in contact over a prospective Camp Nou summer switch, according to reports.
Mar 16, 11:52
Hull City manager Mike Phelan watches on during his side's Premier League clash with Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium on Boxing Day
Mike Phelan plays down January move for Samuel Eto'o
Hull City manager Mike Phelan insists that he has not heard anything about the possibility of signing former Barcelona striker Samuel Eto'o in January.
Jan 2, 20:50
Luis Enrique at the press conference after Barcelona training on October 18, 2016
Report: Tenerife want Barcelona's Wilfrid Kaptoum on loan
A report claims that Segunda Division side Tenerife want to sign Barcelona midfielder Wilfrid Kaptoum on loan.
Dec 22, 12:21
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal miskicks during the Premier League match against Swansea City on March 2, 2016
Alexis Sanchez's home 'seized by Spanish government'
Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez's home is reportedly seized by the Spanish government as part of their investigation into alleged tax evasion.
Dec 16, 15:11
 Samuel Eto'o attends the FIFA Ballon d'Or Gala 2015 at the Kongresshaus on January 11, 2016
Samuel Eto'o facing 10-year prison sentence?
Former Barcelona striker Samuel Eto'o could face more than 10 years in prison for alleged tax offences during his time at the Spanish club.
Nov 24, 16:00
Brazil full-back Cafu lifts the World Cup on June 30, 2002.
Brazil legend Cafu among players to take part in Soccer Aid charity match
Brazil legend Cafu joins a star-studded squad for next month's Soccer Aid charity match at Old Trafford.
May 4, 00:01
Three-headed Broadway star Neymar, Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi celebrate scoring during the Copa del Rey game between Barcelona and Valencia on February 3, 2016
Preview: Arsenal vs. Barcelona
Sports Mole looks ahead to Tuesday's Champions League last-16 first-leg clash between Arsenal and European champions Barcelona at the Emirates Stadium.
Feb 22, 16:55
Mark 'Bah Humbug' Hughes watches on during the game between Manchester United and Stoke City on December 26, 2015
Report: Stoke City eyeing Barcelona youngster Macky Bagnack
A report claims that Stoke City are interested in another Barcelona youth product, Cameroon centre-back Macky Bagnack.
Jan 21, 14:18
Chelsea coach Jose Morais on November 7, 2015
Samuel Eto'o replaced by former Jose Mourinho assistant at Antalyaspor
Former Barcelona, Inter Milan and Chelsea striker Samuel Eto'o is replaced as coach at Turkish side Antalyaspor by Jose Mourinho's former assistant Jose Morais.
Jan 6, 18:13
Chelsea striker Samuel Eto'o in action for Cameroon on March 03, 2010.
Samuel Eto'o named Antalyaspor boss on interim basis
Turkish top-flight team Antalyaspor name experienced striker Samuel Eto'o as their new manager on an interim basis following the departure of Yusuf Simsek.
Dec 16, 18:30
FC Barcelona's Lionel Andres Messi celebrates after scoring against Recreativo Huelva during their Spanish league football match at the Nuevo Colombino's stadium in Huelva, on November 16, 2008
On this day: Second-half Lionel Messi, Seydou Keita strikes sink Recreativo
Seven years ago today, Lionel Messi and Seydou Keita scored the goals as Barcelona recorded a 2-0 victory away at Recreativo de Huelva.
Nov 16, 06:00
Jose Mourinho the manager of Chelsea looks on during the Capital One Cup fourth round match between Stoke City and Chelsea at the Britannia Stadium on October 27, 2015 in Stoke on Trent, England.
Samuel Eto'o: 'Jose Mourinho not joining Paris Saint-Germain'
Samuel Eto'o backs his former Inter Milan and Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho to reverse the Blues' early-season nightmare and snub an escape route to PSG.
Oct 29, 00:57
Liverpool's Ivorian defender Kolo Toure aims to score a goal during FA Cup quarter-final match between Liverpool and Blackburn Rovers at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on March 8, 2015
Turkish side Antalyaspor confirm interest in Kolo Toure, Emmanuel Adebayor
Turkish side Antalyaspor confirm that they will consider making offers to sign Kolo Toure and Emmanuel Adebayor.
Sep 25, 11:26
Monaco's Bulgarian forward Dimitar Berbatov vies with Montpellier's Brazilian defender Vitorino Hilton during the French L1 football match Monaco (ASM) vs Montpellier (MHSC) on April 7, 2015
Sampdoria keen on signing former Monaco striker Dimitar Berbatov?
Serie A side Sampdoria are reportedly keen on signing Dimitar Berbatov, who is a free agent after leaving Monaco at the end of last season.
Aug 20, 12:06
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Antalyaspor "so close" to signing another Barcelona great
Antalyaspor chief Guntekin Gencer says that he is "so close" to signing another Barcelona great, having signed Samuel Eto'o and agreed terms with Ronaldinho.
Jul 9, 01:43
Barcelona's Argentinian forward Lionel Messi celebrates his goal past Barcelona's Brazilian defender Dani Alves during the Spanish Copa del Rey (King's Cup) final football match Athletic Club Bilbao vs FC Barcelona at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on
Antalyaspor president wants Lionel Messi
Antalyaspor president Gultekin Gencer says that he wants the Turkish club to sign Lionel Messi in five years.
Jul 4, 13:32
Cameroon's forward Samuel Eto'o celebrates after scoring during the friendly football match Germany vs Cameroon in preparation for the FIFA World Cup 2014 on June 1, 2014
Samuel Eto'o terminates Sampdoria contract
Former Chelsea striker Samuel Eto'o terminates his contract with Sampdoria, following reports linking him with a move to Turkey.
Jun 29, 15:11
Samuel Eto'o of UC Sampdoria in action during the Serie A match between Torino FC and UC Sampdoria at Stadio Olimpico di Torino on February 1, 2015
Samuel Eto'o agrees move to Turkish side Antalyaspor
Samuel Eto'o agrees to join Antalyaspor from Sampdoria, the Turkish club confirm.
Jun 24, 16:50
Afriyie Acquah of UC Sampdoria reacts to Antonio Nocerino of Parma FC during the Serie A match between UC Sampdoria and Parma FC at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on May 31, 2015
Result: Silvestre Varela earns Parma a point away at Sampdoria
Sampdoria are denied a final-day victory as Silvestre Varela earns Parma a point.
May 31, 21:45
Samuel Eto'o of UC Sampdoria in action during the Serie A match between Torino FC and UC Sampdoria at Stadio Olimpico di Torino on February 1, 2015
Half-Time Report: Parma fail to convert chances at Sampdoria
Sampdoria and Parma are goalless at half time of their Serie A clash at Stadio Luigi Ferraris.
May 31, 20:40
Samuel Eto'o of UC Sampdoria in action during the Serie A match between Torino FC and UC Sampdoria at Stadio Olimpico di Torino on February 1, 2015
Team News: Samuel Eto'o earns Sampdoria recall for Parma clash
Veteran striker Samuel Eto'o starts up front for Sampdoria on the final day of the season against Parma.
May 31, 19:14
Everton's Spanish manager Roberto Martinez reacts to Leicester City's second equalising goal during the English Premier League football match between Leicester City and Everton at King Power Stadium in Leicester, central England on August 16, 2014
End-of-season report: Everton
Sports Mole looks back over Everton's 2014-15 campaign, both domestically and abroad in the Europa League.
May 25, 14:00
Manuel Pucciarelli of Empoli FC celebrates after scoring a goal during the Serie A match between Empoli FC and UC Sampdoria at Stadio Carlo Castellani on May 24, 2015
Result: Late Samuel Eto'o goal earns Sampdoria draw with Empoli
Samuel Eto'o scores in stoppage time to give Sampdoria a 1-1 draw with Empoli in Serie A.
May 24, 13:27
Serbia head coach Sinisa Mihajlovic during an international friendly match against Colombia on August 14, 2013
Sinisa Mihajlovic blasts wasteful Sampdoria
Sinisa Mihajlovic hits out at his Sampdoria side for missing a number of gilt-edged chances in their defeat to Lazio.
May 17, 13:31
Sampdoria's Colombian forward Luis Fernando Muriel Fruto fights for the ball with Lazio's French defender Michael Ciani during the Italian Serie A football match Sampdoria Vs Lazio on May 16, 2015
Result: Santiago Gentiletti scores as Lazio edge past Sampdoria
Sampdoria rue their failure to take first-half chances as they fall to a 1-0 defeat against Lazio.
May 16, 21:40
Sampdoria's defender Lorenzo De Silvestri celebrates after scoring during the Italian Serie A football match Roma vs Sampdoria at the Olympic Stadium in Rome on March 16, 2015
Preview: Sampdoria vs. Lazio
Sports Mole looks ahead to the Serie A clash between Sampdoria and Lazio.
May 14, 18:47
Antonio Di Natale of Udinese Calcio celebrates after scoring his opening goal during the Serie A match between Udinese Calcio and Hellas Verona on December 14, 2014
Team News: Antonio Di Natale leads Udinese attack against Sampdoria
Antonio Di Natale starts for Udinese against Sampdoria, while Luis Muriel faces his old club for the first time.
May 10, 13:36
Liverpool's Italian striker Mario Balotelli gives a thumbs up after scoring Liverpool's third goal during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur at the Anfield stadium in Liverpool, northwest England, on February
Report: Mario Balotelli could be heading back to Italy with Sampdoria
Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli is reportedly wanted by Italian side Sampdoria in a summer deal.
May 9, 20:55
Chelsea players celebrate after the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge in London on May 3, 2015
How Chelsea won the 2014-15 Premier League title
Sports Mole takes a look at how Chelsea were able to win a first Premier League title for five years.
May 4, 16:36
Bayern Munich head coach Pep Guardiola looks on prior to kick-off in the Champions League quarter final match against Manchester United on April 9, 2014
Preview: Barcelona vs. Bayern Munich
Sports Mole looks ahead to Pep Guardiola's return to Barcelona in the Champions League.
May 4, 12:49
Arturo Vidal of Juventus FC celebrates the goal of 1-0 during the Serie A match between Juventus FC and AC Cesena at Juventus Arena on September 24, 2014
Half-Time Report: Arturo Vidal gives Juventus the lead against Sampdoria
Arturo Vidal gives Juventus a 1-0 lead going into half time of their Serie A clash against Sampdoria.
May 2, 17:48
Barcelona's Uruguayan forward Luis Suarez celebrates his goal during the Spanish league football match FC Barcelona v Valencia CF at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on April 18, 2015
Javier Mascherano: 'Luis Suarez similar to Samuel Eto'o'
Javier Mascherano admits that Luis Suarez has reminded him of former Barcelona forward Samuel Eto'o this season.
May 1, 23:08
Luis Enrique Martinez faces the media during his official presentation as the new coach of FC Barcelona at Camp Nou on May 21, 2014
Preview: Cordoba vs. Barcelona
Sports Mole previews the La Liga clash between Cordoba and Barcelona at the Nuevo Arcangel.
Apr 30, 19:12
Andrea Pirlo of Juventus FC celebrates the opening goal during the Serie A match between Torino FC and Juventus FC at Stadio Olimpico di Torino on April 26, 2015
Preview: Sampdoria vs. Juventus
Sports Mole looks ahead to this weekend's Serie A match between Sampdoria and Juventus.
Apr 30, 17:14
Luca Toni of Hellas Verona celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the Serie A match between Hellas Verona FC and US Sassuolo Calcio at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi on April 26, 2015
Result: Sampdoria, Verona draw in Serie A
Sampdoria and Verona draw 1-1 in Serie A thanks to goals from Lorenzo De Silvestri and Luca Toni.
Apr 29, 21:43
Henrique of Napoli in action during the Serie A match between SSC Napoli and SS Lazio at Stadio San Paolo on April 13, 2014
Team News: Henrique replaces suspended Christian Maggio for Sampdoria clash
Henrique replaces the suspended Christian Maggio for Napoli as they host Sampdoria in Serie A.
Apr 26, 19:11



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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Napoli88002652124
2Inter Milan87101751222
3Lazio861121101119
4Juventus86112171419
5Roma7502145915
6Sampdoria7421119214
7Bologna842288014
8Torino83411413113
9AC Chievo VeronaChievo833299012
10AC Milan84041213-112
11Fiorentina83141211110
12Atalanta BCAtalanta8233131309
13CagliariCagliari8206614-86
14Hellas VeronaHellas Verona8134416-126
15Crotone8134614-86
16Udinese82061315-26
17Genoa8125813-55
18SassuoloSassuolo8125415-115
19SPALSPAL8125714-75
20BeneventoBenevento8008219-170
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