From one shade of blue to another.
Arguably Africa’s greatest striker of the 2000s, Samuel Eto clearly isn’t done with football. The 33-year old Cameroonian, whose year-long spell at Chelsea saw him score 12 goals in 35 appearances last season, yesterday signed a two-year deal with Premier League aspirants Everton FC. Snapped up on a free transfer, Eto’o joins former Chelsea teammate Romelu Lukaku at Goodison Park and will wear the club’s No. 5 jersey.
— Samuel Eto'o (@setoo9) August 26, 2014
Why Everton? In the player’s own words: