35 years old Samuel Eto’o could soon sign for his twelfth club. The Cameroonian striker could return, once again, to England following reports he is currently targeted by premiership side Hull City as it seeks to reinforce a moribund attack to save themselves from relegation,alafnet.com gathered
The Cameroonian currently plays in Antalyaspor, and the Turkish club would be inclined to lend it until the end of the season.
By engaging with Hull City, the former captain of the indomitable Lions will be at his twelfth club in his career and his third in England, where he scored 12 goals in 35 games, including 9 in 21 Championship matches.
The former , Chelsea and Everton forward who received the Player Career Awards in Dubai in December,2016, is the most decorated African player of all time, having won the African Player of the Year award a record four times: in 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2010. He was third in the FIFA World Player of the Year award in 2005.
Eto’o scored over 100 goals in five seasons with Barcelona, and is also the record holder in number of appearances by an African player in La Liga. In 2010, he became the first player to win two European continental trebles following his back-to-back achievements with Barcelona and Inter Milan. He is the second player in history to score in two UEFA Champions League finals and the fourth player, after Marcel Desailly, Paulo Sousa and Gerard Piqué, to have won the trophy two years in a row with different teams.
He announced his retirement from international football on 27 August 2014. In 2015, he received the Golden Foot Award.
As a member of the Cameroon national team, Eto’o was a part of the squad that won the 2000 Olympic tournament. He has also participated in four World Cups and six Africa Cup of Nations and is the all-time leading scorer in the history of the Africa Cup of Nations, with 18 goals. He is also Cameroon’s all-time leading scorer and third most capped player, with 56 goals from 118 caps.