- International Sports Autobiography of the Year – Shortlisted
Didier Drogba began his career in youth teams and made his professional debut aged 18 for Ligue 2 club Le Mans before signing his first professional contract aged 21. In the summer of 2004, Drogba moved to Chelsea. In his debut season he helped the club win their first league title in 50 years, and a year later he won another Premier League title.
With a career record of scoring 10 goals in 10 finals winning 10 trophies at club level, Drogba has been referred to as the ‘ultimate big game player.’