Didier Drogba stops playing football: 11 memorable goals (video)

Didier Drogba, who, as topspits especially created a furore at Chelsea, put a 40-year-old age, a point behind his pro career. A Mix made therein more than 300 goals and has won several prices.

Didier Drogba © Belga Image

Drogba played since april of 2017 for the U.s. resembled Phoenix Rising. He announces his retirement on Twitter.

“I would like all the players, coaches, teams and supporters to thank that I have during my career I have met and that my career have to be colored. From deep in my heart I want to thank my family to me throughout my career to have supported. In both good and bad days. I look forward to the next chapter and hope that God was again going to support, just as he did during my football career.”

Drogba, the great idol of Red Devil Romelu Lukaku, experienced its greatest successes in Europe. He started his career in France, at Le Mans (1998-2002), Guingamp (2002-2003), Marseille (2003-2004). The shirt of Chelsea he wore the of from 2004 to 2012, and after an interlude at the Chinese Shanghai Shenhua and Turkish Galatasaray again from 2014 to 2015. He won four times the English title four times, the FA Cup three times, the League Cup and the Champions League with Chelsea.

Sport/Voetbalmagazine selected below 11 of the most beautiful goals scored by the legendary number 11:

With Chelsea:

Against Hull

Against Liverpool

Against Bolton

Against Everton

Against Tottenham

Against Milan

Against Bayern Munich

Against Barcelona

With Galatasaray

Against Real

Against Arsenal

With Phoenix Rising

Against Tulsa

For Ivory coast, he scored 65 times in 104 international matches. He was thus topschutter of his country of all time.

Drogba contested three world cups (2006, 2010 and 2014) and lost twice in the finals of the Africa Cup (2006 and 2012).

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