Kanu & two Super Eagles stars pay tribute to retired Drogba
Super Eagles By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 23/11/2018
Nwankwo Kanu plus two current Super Eagles players John Obi Mikel and Kenneth Omeruo have paid tribute to Ivory Coast and Chelsea legend Didier Drogba who recently announced his retirement from football. The 40-year-old announced earlier this year that he was set to retire from the game but ex-Premier League striker seemingly changed his mind in the days following the end of his career with Phoenix Rising in the American soccer’s second division.
Super Eagles skipper Mikel who play with Drogba in Chelsea winning several titles together during their time in Stamford Bridge took his Instagram to paid tribute to African great.
Congratulations and I wish you good luck and all the best in your future career and well done for all your contributions to football in Africa and the world. @didierdrogba 🙏🙏🙏💪💪💪👏👏🙌🙌 pic.twitter.com/6JCbNVfSSp— Kanu Nwankwo (@papilokanu) November 22, 2018
Drogba had two different spells at Chelsea, scoring 164 goals in 381 games and winning Champions League, four Premier League titles, four FA Cups, three League Cups and two FA Community Shields and the striker played against Nigeria at