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He grew into his new responsibilities, later stating: "Isaac's birth was a turning point in my life, it straightened me out".His first season, in which he scored seven goals in thirty games, boded well for the future, but during the following season he did not live up to expectations.He is best known for his career at Chelsea, for whom he has scored more goals than any other foreign player and is currently the club's fourth highest goal scorer of all time.He was named African Footballer of the Year twice, winning the accolade in 20.After playing in youth teams, Drogba made his professional debut aged 18 for Ligue 2 club Le Mans, and signed his first professional contract aged 21.After finishing the 2002–03 season with 17 goals in 34 appearances for Ligue 1 side Guingamp, he moved to Olympique de Marseille, where he finished as the third highest scorer in the 2003–04 season with 19 goals and helped the club reach the 2004 UEFA Cup Final.
Furthermore, Drogba's complicated family life meant that he had never attended a football academy and only began daily football training as a fully grown adult.
In 1991, his parents also travelled to France; first to Vannes and then, in 1993, setting in Antony in the Paris suburbs, at which point the 15-year-old Drogba returned to live with them and his siblings.
It was here that he began playing team football more frequently, joining a local youth side.
He made his first team debut for Le Mans soon thereafter and signed his first professional contract in 1999.
The same year, he and his Malian wife Alla had their first child, Isaac.