He’s tried it before! Chelsea’s Samuel Eto’o tried to nick the ball off Gigi Buffon whilst at Inter

New Chelsea striker Samuel Eto’o was involved in a highly controversial moment this weekend after he nicked the ball off the the Cardiff keeper whilst he was bouncing it.

Technically, the goal it led to should have been disallowed but it wasn’t, and it was the starting point for their 4-1 comeback over Cardiff.

It turns out Samuel Eto’o has tried it before.

Whilst at Inter, during a match against Juventus, he was ready to pounce on legendary keeper Gigi Buffon.

Buffon clocked it and the pair instead shared a cheeky smile:

Samuel Eto'o