African football legend who won 4 EPL titles at Chelsea shows students amazing basketball skills

African football legend who won 4 EPL titles at Chelsea shows students amazing basketball skills

- Didier Drogba won four Premier League titles with Chelsea before he left

- The former Ivory Coast international was spotted playing basketball with students in his country

- Drogba showed amazing skills inside the basketball court and he was praised by fans

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Chelsea legend Didier Drogba has shown his impressive skills in basketball when he visited a school in his country and decided to join the students in playing the game.

Didier Drogba was one of the best strikers in the history of the Premier League considering goal-scoring performances during his time at Stamford Bridge.

Although the 42-year-old has retired from professional football, Didier Drogba is still trying to come back to soccer as an administrator.

According to the report on ESPN, Didier Drogba can be seen in the video picking up the ball from the back and made some nice run in the basketball court before making a pass.

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The two-time African footballer of the year then received the ball back and knocked down an impressive jumper which was an amazing scene as he got applause from fans.

Drogba is best known for his career at Chelsea for whom he scored more goals than any other foreign player and is currently the club's fourth highest goal scorer of all time with 104 goals.

After playing in youth teams, Drogba made his professional debut aged 18 for Ligue 2 club Le Mans and signed his first professional contract aged 21.

Between 2002 and 2014, Didier Drogba played 105 games for the Ivory Coast national team scoring 65 goals.

His former club known as the Blues are currently occupying fifth position on the Premier League table.

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Didier Drogba in action for Chelsea during his days in the Premier League. Photo by Shaun Botterill
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Earlier, had reported how Victor Osimhen who is currently on the books of Italian giants Napoli named Chelsea legend Didier Drogba as his idol and looking forward to meeting the Ivorian superstar.

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Didier Drogba was truly one of the best strikers during his active playing days for Chelsea winning the Premier League title and also the Champions League.

Osimhen explained that he has been an admirer of the Ivorian since his days in Lagos before moving to Europe.

Ibitoye Shittu is an award winning Sports Journalist with more than 10 years experience in News-writing, reporting and Public Relation. He is an HND and B.SC holder of Mass Communication and can be reached on Twitter @Ibishittu


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