The former captain of the Indomitable Lions gave a press conference about it last Saturday.
The best player in the history of the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon is making waves again. Last Saturday in Istanbul, Turkey, Samuel Eto’o Fils organized a press conference whose main objective was the launch of the initiative “Eto’o charity match.” A project whose main objective is to fight against poverty.
Aware that he has a moral obligation to lead, Eto’o Fils organized a few months ago in London, a fundraising gala. And in the same vein, he will organize a gala match which, according to the ambitions of the Cameroonian, will bring together his friends in football activities, in July 16, 2016 in Antalya.
The aim is to raise awareness on the urgent need to offer a smile to the world’s youth, writes Le Messager of Monday, 16 May 2016. For Samuel Eto’o Fils, “Health and education are the most big legacy we can leave to the world’s youth. Together let’s create a better world for our future generations, “he suggested.
Moreover, not content to see millions of young people, women, men and families decimated by the ravages of HIV-AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis, the footballer had followed the United Nations caravan in his capacity as ambassador of this international organization in the fight against these diseases which make daily havoc worldwide.
If the financial scandal, which the charity of Didier Drogba, is still fresh in the memory, the fact remains that Eto’o Fils account on accompanying his entourage in order to bring a breath of fresh air the underprivileged.