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Samuel Eto’o not ready to quit football

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Four-time African footballer of the year, Samuel Eto’o, says he isn’t stopping football regardless of his agreement at Qatar Sports Club lapsing this mid year.

The 37-year-old moved to the Qatari best flight club in August subsequent to leaving Turkey by common assent, however has been limited to an objective in two appearances because of damage.

Eto’o, who is at present on a limited time visit in South Africa, has uncovered despite everything he has plans to remain and play on in the Qatari alliance.

“At my age I like to remain in Qatar. I am thankful that they have allowed me a chance to play while I am additionally arranging my training venture,” Eto’o said.

“I figure I will go one more year and afterward observe from that point forward, I won’t look excessively a long ways ahead.

“I have dependably said I will be the first to quit playing once I can’t put forth a valiant effort.

“Football implies a ton yet when it’s not typical for me to do it to my best capacity, at that point I stop.”

He had a short spell in English football with Chelsea and Everton preceding stretches in Turkey at Antalyaspor and Konyaspor, before swapping Europe for the Middle East.

Eto’o, who had recently played in Spain, Russia and Italy, delighted in a lot of his club accomplishment at Barcelona, where he played from 2004 to 2009.

His trophies there included three La Liga crowns, nearby previous Brazil forward Ronaldinho, and two Champions League titles.

He additionally won the Champions League, under Jose Mourinho, at Inter Milan in 2010, and has an Olympic gold award, which he won with Cameroon in 2000.

Eto’o is the main unsurpassed scorer in the Nations Cup with 18 objectives and he showed up at four World Cup finals – 1998, 2002, 2010 and 2014 – playing in eight matches and scoring three objectives.

Cameroon’s untouched driving scorer with 54-objectives, won consecutive Africa Cup of Nations titles with his nation at the 2000 and 2002 releases.

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Carlo Ancelotti left Everton to become head coach of Real Madrid for a second time

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The 61-year-old Italian, who oversaw Real Madrid for a very long time somewhere in the range of 2013 and 2015, has left Everton following year and a half in control at Goodison Park.

He succeeds Zinedine Zidane at Real and the move leaves Everton looking for a 6th perpetual supervisor in five years.

Ancelotti has marked a three-year bargain at Real and said the move addressed “an unforeseen chance”.

He added: “I have total regard for everybody related with Everton and expectation they can accomplish the energizing chances they have before them.

“While I have appreciated being at Everton I have been given a startling chance which I accept is the correct move for me and my family as of now.”

Genuine will introduce Ancelotti to the media on Wednesday, while Everton said they “will start the way toward selecting another supervisor right away”.

Everton will have been left paralyzed by the speed of advancements just now as proprietor Farhad Moshiri’s “Hollywood” chief leaves.

Ancelotti’s appearance was viewed as a genuine upset by Moshiri, convincing one of the game’s generally enriched and regarded figures to come to Merseyside to reestablish Everton to previous wonders.

The 61-year-old’s rule has been a mishmash with loathsome home structure offset by results like their first success over Liverpool at Anfield since 1999 – in any case a tenth spot finish in his first full season was a failure.

Ancelotti, in any case, was as yet held in immense respect by Everton allies, who have been left sharply disillusioned by his choice to withdraw.

The fierce truth is that for all Moshiri’s money and aspiration, Everton actually can’t view themselves as anyplace close to the first class, which consistently makes them helpless against clubs, for example, Real Madrid setting sights on their prize resources.

The typical suspects are being connected, for example, Eddie Howe after he turned down Celtic, previous Wolves supervisor Nuno Espirito Santo and ex-Everton manager David Moyes – albeit that is probably not going to occur after he verbally concurred a three-year bargain at West Ham in the wake of bringing them into Europe. Moshiri, however, is something of a special case and may have thoughts of his own.

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Ahmed Musa to play without monthly salary at Kano Pillars

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Ahmed Musa won’t be paid in his short stretch at Kano Pillars in the Nigeria Premier Football League.

Musa, 28, finished paperwork for the four-time Nigerian heroes under the Elite Players Program of the League Management Company, which urges top Nigerian internationals to play for neighborhood clubs.

As indicated by LMC manager Shehu Dikko, the program works twoly.

A club can distinguish and sign such players, or the LMC itself can sign the player and appoint them to a club of their decision.

It was the last for Musa.

“We addressed him about returning home to play, and as somebody who is consistently prepared to offer in return, he didn’t stop for a second,” Dikko told ESPN.

“When the arrangement was marked, the decision of which club to play for was up to him. Various clubs needed him. We put everything before him and he settled on the choice to go to Kano Pillars.”

Musa has been a free specialist since October 2020, when he left Saudi Arabia’s Al Nassr, with whom he won the Saudi Pro League title and Super Cup in the wake of going along with them from Leicester City in 2018.

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Super Eagle Teslim Balogun Stadium Training Camp Adhere To COVID-19 Protocols Ahead Of Lesotho Clash

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The Super Eagles will hold their last exercise at the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Surulere, Lagos on Monday evening, beginning from 1800 hours.

Their last instructional meeting which will be administered by director Gernot Rohr is available to the media for just the initial fifteen minutes, at that point everybody will be compelled to leave the arena.

No columnist will be permitted into the arena when the Lesotho public group have a vibe of the Teslim Balogun Stadium turf because of COVID-19 conventions set up.

Besides, there will be no authority pre-match public interview because of the Covid pandemic.

The Super Eagles players and authorities were up toward the end of last night since they had to go to an occasion out of appreciation for Nigerian Federation president Amaju Pinnick following his political decision into the esteemed FIFA board.

Nigeria are ensured to top Group L of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers paying little heed to the result of their last match against Lesotho as they are as of now on 11 focuses, four more than the Republic of Benin, who are second in the standings.

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