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Ivorian Int’l, Didier Drogba Confirms His Retirement from Football at the End of 2018

Didier Drogba will leave the football fields forever. The Ivorian international will confirm his international retirement at the end of this year.

The 2006 and 2009 African Ballon d’Or, currently under contract with Phoenix Rising FC, in the US second division, will retire at the end of this season.

Last Saturday, the former captain of the Elephants of Côte d’Ivoire celebrated his fortieth birthday. This Sunday, March 18th, he starts the season with a match outside Orange County. Last season, former London striker Chelsea scored 10 goals in 14 games.


In Côte d’Ivoire, Didier Drogba has a great influence with 65 goals in 106 selections, participated in 3 World Cups (2006, 2010 and 2014), and plays a major role in the process of national reconciliation of his country. .

Remember that most of the career Didier Drogba played in England, Chelsea where he won several trophies including four Premier League titles, and a Champions League.

The Ivorian does not exclude the possibility of providing assistance to OM if it were to be requested.


Written by How Africa

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