Found August 29, 2013 on Soccerlens:
Chelsea to sign Samuel Eto’o - originally posted on Soccerlens.com After weeks of rumours and negotiations, Chelsea have finally completed the signing of Anzhi striker Samuel Eto’o on a free transfer. The Russian Premier League side had previously placed every player on the transfer list as their finances were greatly cut this summer, and subsequently it’s seen a number of high-profile personnel leave the side. With Eto’o the highest earner at Anzhi, they were keen to let him go so they could rebuild. Their left-sided forward Willian has also recently joined the Blues for around £30M. Chelsea opted for the Cameroon international after failing to procure the signature of Manchester United forward Wayne Rooney. The London outfit had made numerous bids for the England international, but manager David Moyes made in crystal clear how Rooney wasn’t for sale at any price. Prior to Anzhi, Samuel Eto’o, 32, has previously played for Real Madrid, Leganes, Espanyol, Mallorca, Barcelona, and In...
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