Napoli striker, Victor Osimhen has come out to say that he is looking forward to meeting Didier Drogba because he is his idol.
He recently revealed that he can still relish playing at the Stadio San Paolo where Diego Maradona enjoyed success during his playing career.
According to him, Drogba would forever be is idol and he is very grateful to him.
He added that seeing him as a role model really helped him grow as a footballer and he would forever be grateful for that.
His words, “Drogba would forever be my idol and I’m so grateful to him,”
“Choosing him as a role model has really been helpful since my growing up years.
“I have not met him yet and I’m really looking forward to seeing him and getting one of his signed jerseys; that would really be a dream come true for me.
“Now, playing in a club that used to have Diego Maradona, who is undoubtedly one of the greatest players ever, is inspiring. Maradona is an idol here in Napoli and I have seen his pictures everywhere. He is truly the best. To be here and to play on the same pitch of Maradona is another dream came true.”