Etienne Eto’o, the son former Cameroon legend Samuel, has been named in the Cameroon squad for the forthcoming FIFA Under-17 World Cup in Brazil.
Etienne, who is captain of Mallorca U-17 side says he is desperate to prove his worth in the tournament and help the team achieve their goals.
“Even if my father is a big number nine, I do not feel any different from you. I’m nothing more,” Eto’o junior said in a video message released by the Cameroon Football Federation.
“I’m coming here to help you and be a positive member of the squad.”
Samuel Eto’o, the father is Cameroon all-time top scorer, scoring 56 times in 118 caps for the national team.
Cameroon will take on Argentina, Spain and Tajikistan in Group E in Brazil.