During his Barcelona days he branded the Blues ‚Äúpathetic‚ÄĚ, reports the Sunday Mirror.
Eto‚Äôo, 32, made his views clear after he scored Barca‚Äôs winner in a first-leg ¬≠Champions League clash with Chelsea in February 2005.
Ahead of the return game, Eto‚Äôo said: ‚ÄúI would sooner sell groundnuts in my home village than play for a ¬≠pathetic club like ¬≠Chelsea.‚ÄĚ
His comments backfired, with the Londoners ¬≠winning the return 4-2 for a 5-4 ¬≠aggregate success.
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