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Didier Drogba receives award for ‘excellence both on and off the pitch’

That is another trophy in the legendary striker's cabinet! 

Didier Drogba has gotten the UEFA president's honor which is given by UEFA's leader, Aleksander Ceferin

The honor perceives a player's extraordinary accomplishments, proficient greatness and praiseworthy individual characteristics – all of which Drogba showed in his profession. 

Ceferin talked about giving him the honor and stated: "Didier is a legend to a large number of football fans for his accomplishments all through his sparkling playing profession. He is a pioneer – a pioneer. I will recall him as a player for his ability, quality and insight, but most importantly for his voracious hunger to succeed – a characteristic which is similarly as present in his longing to help other people off the field of play." 

Drogba has not just won this award for his heroics with Chelsea but also his own endeavors and charity work in aiding those deprived in Africa.

A few fans have reacted to respond to the post and here are some collection of some interesting remarks:


we as Africans we a proud of you DD, and being a Chelsea legend is so fantastic. big up and may you receive more, Blue forever💙


Drogba a true Legend and will always be. big up King 👑 Drogba.

Tim Matthias

Well done Didier. Forever a legend at chemsea and a great man off the pitch.

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