Samuel Eto'o was a last-minute addition to Chelsea's starting XI for their match against Spurs when Fernando Torres suffered an injury during warmp-ups. Luckily, Eto'o had his special smelling salts to help him get ready.
In the second half, perhaps after a few more hits of his smelling/bath salts, Eto'o came alive and scored in the 56th minute. He then took the opportunity to respond to speculation about his age, which began when Jose Mourinho was secretly recorded saying that the officially 32-year-old striker might actually be 35. Eto'o's ex-girlfriend then came out of the shadows to say he's not 35, but 39.
At the time, Eto'o responded brilliantly enough by saying, "It takes more to worry me, I'm Samuel Eto'o." Then he joked: "Fortunately I can still score goals at 35-36 years. At 36 or 37, I still score goals against Manchester United."
But after scoring agianst Spurs, he added one last bit of hilarity to the subject by holding his back and hobbling to the corner, where heRead More »from Samuel Eto'o mocks speculation about his age with old man goal celebration