Children & Women

Will Samuel Eto’o son Etienne be the good successor in football starship?

08:22 AM 2016

Etienne Eto’s is expected to be one of the best foot ball strikers in the coming years.
Though they are some other renowned strikers that have followed their father’s carrier Eto’o‘s son is expected to follow or even go beyond his father’s achievements if we base on his boy’s performance at the Copa Mallorca. Etienne Eto’o was crowned the best scorer in a Spanish youth tournament and Samuel couldn’t hide his joy, posting pictures and a congratulatory message. There are some other players that have followed the same trend.
This what Eto’s posted on instagram

The 14 year-old Etienne participated in the youth football tournament which attracts players in Mallorca between 6 and 16 years old and his team, Mallorca, won the U14 tournament, Afrizap reported.Clearly, football as talent in the family. We look at other players who have followed the same trend, emulating their fathers or relatives to become professional footballers.

Take a look at the list

Jordan, Andre and Ibrahim Ayew
Plying their trade in the English Premier League and Ghana Premier League, Jordan (Aston Villa), Andre (Swansea City) and Ibrahim (Asante Kotoko), the Ayew brothers have successfully followed in the footsteps of their father, Abedi Pele Ayew. Abedi Pele is considered one of Ghana and Africa’s soccer greats and he had a successful career with Lille OSC and Olympique Marseille.
Alex Iwobi
Arsenal’s newest starlet, 19 year-old Alex Iwobi is the nephew of former Nigeria and Bolton captain Jay-Jay Okocha.
Alex Song
Former Liverpool, West Ham and Cameroon defender, Rigobert Song is West Ham midfielder Alex Song’s uncle.

Source: Instagram, Africa leadership and Afrizap,


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