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Chelsea striker Samuel Eto'o
Sky Sports pundit Graeme Souness has backed Samuel Eto’o to succeed at Chelsea, despite a disappointing debut for the star.
The Cameroon international missed a number of chances as Jose Mourinho’s side were beaten at Everton last weekend, however Souness expects him to get back to his goal scoring form for the Blues soon.
And ahead of Chelsea’s clash with FC Basel in the Champions League tonight Souness has backed Eto’o to succeed at the Bridge.
Writing on his column for Sky Sports, Souness said: ”I’m a fan of Samuel Eto’o and I can’t understand why people would be criticising him after 90 minutes of football at the weekend.
“These are people that don’t understand football. He’s a class act and will score goals – lots of goals – for Chelsea this year.”
However, Souness doesn’t expect the 32-year-old to start in tonight’s Champions League game as the match may come too soon after his first game for the club.
He continued by saying: “I’m not
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