Ghana legend, Stephen Appiah has congratulated Samuel Eto’o after winning the Cameroonian Football Federation presidency.
Samuel Eto’o, four-times African footballer of the year emerged victorious in Saturday’s election and will lead FECAFOOT for the next four years.
Gyan took to social media to celebrate the Cameroonian legend’s latest feat.
“Congratulations are in order champs. Your hard work and perseverance has paid off. So proud of you President Eto.”
— Stephen Appiah (@StephenAppiah) December 12, 2021
The 40-year-old Eto’o won the election with 43 votes from members of FECAFOOT’s general assembly. His rival, the current president Seydou Mbombouo Njoya, received 31 votes.
Cameroon will host the African Cup of Nations from 9 January to 6 February. It was stripped of the right to host the tournament in 2019 because of delays in preparation and security concerns.