The former captain and top scorer in the history of the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon (56 goals in 116 games) paid a heartfelt tribute to his Ivorian friend.
“Thank you brother, thank you for all these years of happiness. But you leave me with whom? “ Quipped striker Qatar SC on Instagram. “May God accompany you in your new life,” he added.
Drogba retired after the lost final with Phoenix. He has marked an African youth who will not forget it so soon.
On 21 November, former Ivorian footballer Didier Drogba confirmed that he was ending his career, who is now aged 40, after playing last season as Phoenix Rising FC jersey 2 e divisionaux United States.
” I would like to thank all the players, coaches, teams and fans I met who made this career a very special moment ,” he wrote on his Twitter account.
The former Chelsea striker played his last game of his long professional career, which began in 1998, November 8 in Louisville, Kentucky when his team, Phoenix, lost 1-0 in the US Championship final 2 e division against the local team.