2022 World Cup: Samuel Eto’o in a campaign tour in Africa.

Designated as ambassador of the 2022 Qatar world football game, Samuel Éto’o Fils started for some time, an African tour and meeting different Heads of State to promote the upcoming event.

Ambassador of the 2022 World Cup in Qata. Samuel Eto’o made a final lap some few months at Qatar Sport Club. It is the main football club in the capital of the Arabian Peninsula.

Far from being a real sporting challenge, this adventure has allowed him to forge strong relations with the Qatari authorities. Thus, last April, he was ambassador for the 2022 World Cup, which will take place in Qatar, along with his compatriot Roger Milla and his former teammate of FC Barcelona, ​​Xavi Hernandez.

Lobbying African Heads of State.
For the sake of this cause, the top scorer in the history of Cameroon’s national football team left Turkey and settled in Doha. Thus, in November, he visited Congo Brazzaville to meet the Congolese President Denis Sassou Nguesso. At the end of October, he also spoke with Rwandan President Paul Kagame. In the coming days, Samuel Eto’o will go to Togo to meet Togolese President Faure Gnassinbé.

Eto’s wife

Georgette Eto’o is a former hairstylist and the wife of Cameroonian professional footballer Samuel Eto’o.

The two have had a roller coaster courtship period. They met at a phase of their life when they were struggling to build their careers in their respective fields.

Samuel failed to get through any football club in Nantes, where Georgette worked back then. Hence, he moved back to his hometown.

Thus, their long-distance relationship started. However, the distance brought them closer, as the two kept the passion alive between them.

Later, Samuel and Georgette began living together and had two children. Years later, they finally got married and had two more children.

In 2014, their relationship made headlines for Samuel’s infidelity. The same year, he announced his international retirement.