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Pic: Everton confirm signing of Samuel Eto’o

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Cameroon legend Samuel Eto’o has penned a two-year deal with Everton, the club confirmed today.

The 33-year-old spent last season with Chelsea having previously played for Barcelona and Inter Milan amongst others.

On the face of it, Eto’o is a very smart signing given that there was no transfer fee involved, and he will be a strong back up to big money acquisition Romelu Lukaku.

We are very excited and I think Everton is the perfect home for him. The fans will make him ready and feel sharp but we have got to be a bit patient with the fitness levels and make sure he is back to his best.

– Everton boss Roberto Martinez

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