The former Barcelona striker revealed: "There were years in which I tried to play under Mourinho and I never managed to do it. Now I am happy to be here, for me it's a great honour and it's not true that in the past I insulted Mourinho after the challenge between Chelsea and Barcelona in the Champions League. I have the cassettes to prove it.
Turning his attention elsewhere, Eto'o revealed his has the utmost respect for Serie A.
"It's true, Ibra and Kaka have left, but in Italy there are many great champions and I am convinced I made the right choice."