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EXTRA TIME: Samuel Eto'o excites South African football fraternity

11:33 AM GMT+4 12/02/2019
Samuel Eto'o - Qatar SC
This weekend the news spread like wildfire that one of the world's greatest soccer legends is in town

Everyone kept wondering, 'Why is Samuel Eto'o in South Africa?' Is he going to sign for a Premier Soccer League club?

The reason for his presence in Johannesburg was for the promotion of the Africa 5's tournament.

In this competition local teams will play against one another, before the winners from each selected country moves on to the main tournament in Tanzania.

There will also be a women’s tournament where Banyana Banyana legend Amanda Dlamini is the first female ambassador. 

You can enjoy the social media frenzy where South African fans, the media and even PSL stars were overjoyed to meet the former Barcelona and Cameroon striker.