Tiger Fight, September 29, UEFA officially announced that former Chelsea forward Didier Drogba from Côte d’Ivoire has been selected by UEFA President Ceferin as the winner of the 2020 UEFA President’s Award. In recognition of his "outstanding contribution on and off the court."
UEFA President's Award (UEFA President's Award) was founded by UEFA in 1998. It was established to commend the legendary celebrities who have made brilliant achievements in their careers and respected their professionalism.
欧足联主席奖（UEFA President's Award）由欧足联于1998年成立。该奖项旨在表彰那些在事业上取得杰出成就并尊重专业精神的传奇名人。
Drogba said: "To be able to win the Champions League and to score goals in the World Cup on behalf of my motherland, these are things I have dreamed of since I was a child. There are many children in developing countries who can not only become good players, but also Being able to become doctors, teachers and engineers. Therefore, it is so important to provide them with help and support so that these children can realize their dreams."
"I have been thinking about how I can maintain such an influence besides playing football? The best way is to use my mind to stay in the football world and participate in management. That's why I came here to get this. The necessary tools and skills are not only a personal perspective, but also a person who wants to contribute to the development of football."
Drogba will receive the award at the UEFA Champions League group stage draw on October 1.
1998: Jacques Delors (President of the European Union, France)