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Samuel Eto Net Worth

Samuel Eto Net Worth

Net Worth: $80 Million

  • Source of Wealth Football, Endorsements
  • Birth Place Douala, Cameroon
  • Height 5' 11" (1.80 m)
  • Marital Status Married (Georgette Eto'o)
  • Full Name Samuel Eto'o Fils
  • Nationality Cameroonian, Spanish (dual citizenship)
  • Date of Birth March 10, 1981
  • Ethnicity African
  • Weight 174.2 lbs (79 kg)
  • Occupation Professional Football Player
  • Children 4 (Étienne, Lynn, Maelle, Siena, Annie)
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About Samuel Eto

Cameroonian professional footballer, Samuel Eto’o Fils has an estimated net worth of $80 million. Eto’o currently plays as a striker for the small-but-with-big-ambitions Russian club Anzhi Makhachkala.He also serves as the captain of the Cameroon national team. He is the most decorated African player of all time, having won the award for African Player of the Year four times in 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2010.

Has much to be proud of – in the wake of his Champion League success with Barcelona and Inter Milan. The four-time African player of the year also won three league titles with Barca and one with Inter, while with Cameroon he has twice won the Africa Cup of Nations.

Eto’o became world’s highest-paid footballer ever in term  of the wage paid by club, after the striker was transferred to Anzhi in August 2011 on a three-year deal expected to get him a salary of €20 million after tax per season, eclipsing the €13 million Cristiano Ronaldo earns at Real Madrid and the €10.5 million Lionel Messi is paid by Barcelona. The player counts Puma and Ford as his major sponsors.

Anzhi is owned by Russian investor Suleiman Kerimov, who is the 146th richest person in the world with a net worth of $6.5 billion.

Samuel Eto’o and his wife Georgette arrive on the red carpet for the screening of the film ‘The Tree of Life’ premiere in competition at the 64th Cannes Film Festival.


Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Samuel Eto's net worth by breaking down the most relevant financial events such as yearly salaries, contracts, earn outs, endorsements, stock ownership and much more.

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Earnings 2014 $16.4 Million
Earnings Jun. 2014

Salary and winnings as of June 2014 according to Forbes

Sponsorship 2014

Endorsement earnings as of June 2014 according to Forbes

Earnings 2013 $31 Million
Sponsorship Jun. 2013

Endorsement earnings as of June 2013

Asset 2013

The value of Etoo's Ferrari 599 Fiarano

Asset 2013

The value of Etoo's Ford GT

Salary 2013

2013 Annual Salary

Asset 2013

The value of Etoo's Lambhorghini Murcielago

Asset 2013

The value of Etoo's Hummer H2

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Earnings 2012 $54 Million
Salary 2012

Annual salary from Anzhi Club

Earnings 2011 N/A
Salary Aug. 2011

The Anzhi Makhachkala signed Etoo to a three year deal which would earn him a salary worth 20 million euros after tax

Contract Aug. 2011

The transfer fee negotiated- moving from RCD Mallorca to FC Barcelona

Earnings 2009 N/A
Transfer Fees Jul. 2009

The transfer fee negotiated- moving from FC Barcelona to Anzhi Makhackala

Salary 2009

Annual salary from Inter Milan

Earnings 2004 N/A
Transfer Fees Aug. 2004

The transfer fee negotiated- moving from FC Barcelona to Inter Mailand

Earnings 2000 N/A
Transfer Fees Jan. 2000

The transfer fee negotiated- moving from Real Madrid CF to RCD Mallorca

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