Football

Dutch footballer William Steve Overtoom opts to play for Cameroon – goal.com

The 25-year-old attacking midfielder met with Cameroon FA secretary general Sidiki Tombi a … He has played at both the Under-17 and U19 levels of the Netherlands national football teams, but has never been called up to the senior team, … Continue reading

Samuel Eto’o is to face Fecafoot discipline over strike – BBC Sport

Samuel Eto’o and Eyong Enoh have been summoned to face a Cameroon Football Federation (Fecafoot) disciplinary committee over their part in a player strike last week. The row over pay led to Cameroon having to cancel a friendly against Algeria. … Continue reading

Fener coach Kocaman marks 100th league game with win – Today’s Zaman

Fener’s Cameroon striker Henri Bienvenu Ntsama (L … (Photo: Today’s Zaman) The Yellow Canaries, as Fenerbahçe is known in football circles, thought the sky had fallen on their heads after losing 2-0 away in Sivas in week 10 of the … Continue reading

BBC African Footballer of the Year 2011: Expert’s view – Eto’o – BBC News

Eyebrows were raised when Cameroon captain Samuel Eto’o moved from Italian giants … had to make after moving from one end of Europe to another, with vastly different football cultures and lifestyles – albeit cushioned by becoming the highest paid … Continue reading

Cameroon squad go on strike in row over appearance bonuses – The Guardian

The Algerian Football Federation (FAF) cancelled the match and said it deplored the situation, calling it “unacceptable and anti-sporting.” FAF said it was told on Monday by the president of Cameroon’s federation that it would be “impossible …

Cameroon goes on strike – Special Broadcasting Service

Cameroon’s players say they would not travel from Morocco to Algiers for a match in the LG Cup Africa tournament because their federation had not fulfilled ‘the minimum requirements with respect to them (the players)’. Algeria’s football federation …

Cameroon team goes on strike over withheld pay – YAHOO!

The Algerian Football Federation canceled the match and said it deplored the situation, calling it “unacceptable and anti-sporting.” Cameroon, captained by Samuel Eto’o, failed to qualify for next year’s African Cup of Nations. The Indomitable …

Cameroon/Sudan: Depleted Lions Give Lavagne a Winning Start – AllAfrica.com

Lavagne takes charge after turning Cotonsport from northern cotton town Garoua into the dominant force in Cameroon club football and he will be encouraged by the victory after a glut of late drop-outs. France-based Henri Bedimo, Gaetan Bong and Nicolas … Continue reading

Cameroon’s Eto’o targets Russia 2018 World Cup role – BBC Sport

Cameroon star Samuel Eto’o has told the BBC he wants to continue his international career long enough to reach the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Eto’o plays his club football in Russia following a multi-million dollar move from Inter Milan … Continue reading

Le 3ème “Tournoi de l’Amitié” est lancé

La « cuvette de Bépanda » retrouve l’ambiance des matches de football. C’est à la faveur du déroulement du « tournoi de l’Amitié et Acaflitto 2011 ». La 3ème édition de cette compétition d’avant-saison a débuté le 5 novembre 2011. … Continue reading