More than his pockets, the 35-year old international soccer champ is known for his talents. Adding to his sparkling success, Samuel Eto’ o’s wedding in Italy 2 days ago crowns it all.
Samuel wedded his 10-year long partner who he 5 children with. Past report says they were traditionally married in 2007. Then on 24th November 2014, the couple had a low-key wedding at Capiago Intimiano, in the romantic province of Como in Italy.
It was reported that the star proposed to his Ivorian sweetheart, Georgette Tra Lou with a €500,000 diamond ring.
On Tuesday, 14th June, 2016, the couple decided to give a touch of class to their union. Samuel Eto’o’s wedding took place at Chiesa di San Giovanni Battista, Stezzano, Italy.
The Cameroonian international star drove himself to the church in a vintage Fiat 500L. His gorgeous bride made a classic entrance as well in a Mercedes Excalibur. She was absolutely beautiful in her resplendent white gown.
The small Italian town was replete with hundreds of speculators as guests arrived for the wedding. Present at the occasion were former Barcelona captain Carles Puyol and former Inter Milan owner Massimo Moratti. Also present was Joan Laporta, the former Barcelona president.
The talented star, business man and super rich footballer has a pedigree for making and breaking records. This style of his effortlessly showed in his just past exotic wedding.
The prolific goal scorer is recorded to have scored 323 goals in a 673-game career. Currently playing for the Turkish Antalyaspor club, he has scored 17 goals in 25 matches. In 2015, he was Antalyaspor’s Interim Coach.
Samuel Eto is arguably the richest African footballer at the moment with a net worth of $202 Million.