In a strong statement made public on his Facebook page this Thursday, August 24, 2023, legendary former Cameroonian footballer Samuel Eto’o Fils, President of the Cameroon Football Federation, expressed his determination to restore Cameroonian football to its full glory.
Known for his exploits on the pitch and his commitment to youth, Eto’o is ready to take on the challenge and overcome the obstacles that stand in his way. This is why the president of the Cameroon Football Federation, who has been facing accusations of mismanagement for several weeks, reiterated his recognition of the importance of his African identity and presents himself as a true soldier of the continent.
“My name is Samuel Eto’o Fils. I am Cameroonian from here, moreover, from every millimeter of the “Continent”. The sap of all our identities runs through my veins. I was even elevated to the dignity of “African soldier” by Nelson Mandela. Peace and serenity to those who support me in my project to restore Cameroonian football to its full glory. We suffer the violence of adversity but let’s not give in to it”he said.
Faced with adversity and the challenges encountered, Samuel Eto’o remains serene and resilient. He claims that despite the difficulties, he will not give in and will face it with courage. “We will stumble in the face of obstacles but we will keep moving forward. If we happen to fall, God will give us the strength to get up and move on. Our intentions are noble, our strength is our belief in a better future for our young footballers.”he said Samuel Eto “o.
In his message, the President of the Cameroon Football Federation insists that he is addressing all Cameroonians, from the towns of Mokolo to Yabassi, from Foumban to Tongolo, from Akonolinga to Bamougoum via Bokito and even Pitoa, to encourage them and show them his gratitude. For Samuel Eto’o, strength and courage are essential to overcome difficulties and achieve goals.