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Inter Milan Agrees To Sell Eto’o To Anzhi

Eto'o la hace de cerillo de supermercadoInter Milan has reportedly reached a deal with Russian club Anzhi Makhachkala for Samuel Eto’o, a deal that will make Eto’o the highest paid football player in the world.

After several days of negotiations, Italian media report Sunday that the two clubs have agreed on a transfer fee of 25 million euros.

Anzhi is expected to give Eto’o a three-year contract worth 20.5 million euros a year per season, about 50% more than Cristiano Ronaldo earns at and Lionel Messi is paid by .

Anzhi, from the southern Russian province of Dagestan, is owned by billionaire oil tycoon Suleiman Kerimov. Anzhi players live and train at a training camp outside Moscow and travel to Makhachkala for home games, flying about 1,250 miles 15 times a season.

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