Forrmer Barcelona star and Cameroon Striker Samuel Eto’o has been elected president of the Cameroon Football Federation.
The four- time Africa best player polled 43 votes against his main rival Saidou Mbombo Njoya who polled 31 votes to be elected as the new president.
75 delegates casted their votes with Samuel Eto’o emerging victorious after the election to lead one of the best football nations on the continent for the next four years.
Fast forward, he took to his twitter handle to expressed his gratitude after been elected as the new football president in his country, Cameroon and asserted that he going to ensure football is taken to another level the country has ever witnessed.
I’ll be remembering today as one of the proudest moments of my life. I’m deeply grateful for to be elected as the new president of @FecafootOfficie. Every vote represents the energy and ambition of our football family to take our beloved sport to a level we’ve never seen before. pic.twitter.com/2z8fjLBMLA
— Samuel Eto'o (@SamuelEtoo) December 11, 2021