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3 Time African Player of the Year

Samuel Eto’o is a Cameroonian footballer who rose to fame playing for big international teams such as Real Madrid, Barcelona, Inter Milan and his national football team ofcourse. He’s achieved so much as a player over the past decade, being African Footballer of the Year 3 times, winning 3 La Liga titles, 2 UEFA Chanpions League titles, 2 Copa del Rey Cups, 2 Spanish Super Cups, 2 African Cup of Nations and 1 Olympic gold medal. What makes Eto’s international success even more inspiring is his ability to overcome the racism he faces in some European countries and still be a top footballer. He inspires future African stars to overcome adversity and become a success no matter what.

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