Renowned and respect magazine Forbes Africa which was launched in 2011 Celebrates football legend Samuel Eto’o fils.
This list which includes 40 names like Idris Elba , Genevieve Nnaji , Bonang Matheba, Lupita Nyong’o , Djimon Hounsou or even the richest man in the world, Elon Musk , the former captain of the Indomitable Lions Samuel Eto’o prominently at the 24 th position. Forbes praises the Cameroonian legend in these terms football.
Here is their explaination about Samuel Eto’o fils 👇
“Thanks to his skill and raw talent, he holds the record for most appearances of any African player in La Liga. He was part of the team that has won La Liga three times and scored a goal in two Champions League finals.
Eto’o also scored on his home continent as he was an Olympic gold medalist with his national team at the 2000 Olympics. He is also the all-time best striker in African Cup history. champions with 18 goals to his name. “
On his Instagram account, Samuel Eto’o said he was honored by such a consecration and wrote:
“ An honor to be included on this list and to sit alongside incredible African icons and pioneers. Never forget where you come from ! “