Official: Eto'o elected Cameroon FA president

African Football

Former FC Barcelona and Inter Milan star Samuel Eto'o was elected president of the Cameroonian Football Federation (Fecafoot) on Saturday.

Interim presidet Seidou Mbombo Njoya and Eto'o were the final two candidates after five others had opted out.

Eto'o won the election at the Hotel Mont Febe on Saturday afternoon and he will oversee next year's Africa Cup of Nations which will take place in Cameroon.

"I’ll be remembering today as one of the proudest moments of my life. I’m deeply grateful for to be elected as the new president of
@FecafootOfficie," Eto'o tweeted.

"Every vote represents the energy and ambition of our football family to take our beloved sport to a level we’ve never seen before.

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