Another Legend Says Goodbye: Didier Drogba Announced His Retirement

◼️ The Ivorian forward, 40, will hang his boots at the end of the season. He currently plays for Phoenix Rising, a USL team in the United States.

Ivorian striker Didier Drogba, who at 40 years old is a member of Phoenix Rising, the team of the third most important league in the United States (USL), announced that he will retire from professional football after playing this season with the Arizona squad.

“I started late at the top level, I really enjoy playing, now I’m surrounded by many young people, and I like to share my knowledge with them, but this season is the last one, I’m 40 years old, it’s time to say goodbye“, said Drogba. dialogue with Telefoot.

Drogba began his career in France, where he played in Guingamp and Olympique de Marseille. He then moved to Chelsea, where he lived his best moments: he made more than 150 goals, won the Premier League four times and, when it seemed impossible, he finally fulfilled his dream of lifting the Champions League in 2012.

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