Chelsea legend Didier Drogba has set a new record for African football in the Premier League years after his retirement.
The Ivorian and Chelsea legend Didier Drogba has achieved a new milestone for African football as he has set a record that has not been matched in the premier league.
The former Chelsea forward has been inducted into the Premier League Hall of Fame, a precedent that took place on Thursday, April 21, 2022. This event is significant for African football because Didier Drogba has become the first and only African footballer to be inducted into the Premier League Hall Of Fame.
The former star player took to his social media platform to show his gratitude in a heartwarming message that read:
A real honour to be inducted in to the @premierleague Hall of Fame. Thank you so much to everyone that voted and to @chelseafc, the managers, coaches, players and fans that made my time in the PL such an incredible experience
Congratulations to the legend.
Didier Drogba becomes the first African player inducted into the Premier League Hall of Fame 🙌🌍 pic.twitter.com/xlGxPDt6ru— ESPN FC (@ESPNFC) April 21, 2022