Samuel Eto’o and Mario Balotelli heading to Anfield.
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Former Chelsea striker Samuel Eto’o looks set to secure a one-year deal with the Blues’ fierce Premier League rivals Liverpool, with the Metro reporting that the Cameroonian has undergone a medical overseas ahead of a move to Anfield.
Eto’o left Chelsea on a free transfer at the end of the season in acrimonious circumstances, despite a respectable season in terms of his goalscoring feats, after a falling out with manager Jose Mourinho, who was caught on camera making jibes about Eto’o’s age.
With Liverpool also looking to secure a £16m deal to sign striker Mario Balotelli from AC Milan, it could be a decisive day for the Reds, who will feel that they may be about to secure the firepower to allow them to replace the goals of top scorer Luis Suarez, who has departed for Barcelona.
Balotelli said his goodbyes to teammates and staff at AC Milan yesterday before flying to Merseyside today, having been pictured entering the club’s Melwood training complex for talks and a potential medical.
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