Inspirational Quotes from Didier Drogba

I have won many trophies in my time, but nothing will ever top helping win the battle for peace in my country.

Didier Drogba

I believe a lot in destiny and I think that if something didn’t happen, it was for a reason.

Didier Drogba

Football can generate excitement and bring people together.

Didier Drogba

People have an opinion of Africa and it is not so good, but we have to let sport unite us all.

Didier Drogba

Coaches can teach you two things: confidence and technique.

Didier Drogba

I feel at home when I go to London.

Didier Drogba

In football, the good thing is things can change in a second.

Didier Drogba

I prefer people to see me as an Ivorian and as a patriot.

Didier Drogba

When you don’t win games, yeah, you lose confidence. That’s normal.

Didier Drogba

Having a stadium in France named after a footballer from the Ivory Coast, even if I’m proud of my France-Ivory Coast background, is a great proof of integration.

Didier Drogba

In England, I’ve never really had a problem with racism.

Didier Drogba

When I arrived in France, I cried every day. Not because I was in France – I could have been anywhere – but because I was so far, far away from my parents. I missed them so much.

Didier Drogba

People think footballers are all like robots – we can control everything on the pitch. But your heart is beating 200 times a minute; it’s very, very physical.

Didier Drogba