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Samuel Eto’o set for move to China

Cameroon forward Samuel Eto’o is expected to become the latest famous name to move to China before the close of the transfer window at the end of the month.

According to Titan Sports, the 35-year-old is a rumoured target for Chinese League One outfit Dalian Yifang as they want to enhance the squad’s quality in order to to gain promotion to the top division.

Dalian Yifang’s general manager Shi Fenghe is reportedly has travelled to Turkey to open contract negotiations with Eto’o, who currently playing for Antalyaspor.

The former Barcelona, Inter Milan and Chelsea star has been in sensational form lately, having scored eight goals in 17 Turkish Super Lig appearances this term.