Didier Drogba celebrated his lover, Gabrielle Lemaire’s birthday in style sharing seven footages of the beautiful moments they have spent together
From when he first made his public appearance, annoucing his relationship with Lemaire after breakup with ex-wife, Diakite Lalla, to trails of his luxury trips, the footie ace wowed his fans while equally raising eyebrows with the cheeky slides.
He also included a video of the pair twerking to “No One” by Alicia Keys in what could be seen as a subtle reference to hopes of a new start with Lemaire after his ill-fated relationship and marriage with Diakite Lalla. Also included in the post is a footage of pregnant Lemaire.
The Chelsea legend followed up his telling seven-slide posts with a heartwarming birthday message for Lemaire. He wrote;
“Dear Half, my everyday best friend, lover, partner in crime, mother of our babies, I was overjoyed to celebrate your special day with you. Happy Birthday to you my soulmate.”
Few seconds after dropping the post, his fans trouped into the comment section sharing red heart and fire emojis to congratulate the pair and also wish Gabrielle Lemaire a happy birthday and successful delivery.
A fan wrote, “you know how to eat love, old man. HBD to the mother.”
Another wrote, “happy birthday.”
Others shared love emojis to register their admiration for the couple.
Didier Drogba remains one of Africa’s greatest footballers off all time but his love life was not devoid of goosebumps.
In 2021, Didier Drogba stunned the world and his teeming fans alike when he emerged off the woods of his stringent privacy protocols to announce his split with his ex-wife, Diakite Lalla on social media.
The African footie ace wrote, ” “I’m not in the habit of discussing my private life.
“But, because of speculation in the media today, I can confirm that sadly, after 20 years together, Lalla and I took the difficult decision to separate last year. “We remain very close, and our main priorities have been to protect our children and our family’s private life.
“May God bless you.”
Drogba’s divorce came as a shock but before then there were reports the footie ace and Lalla Diakite were having a misunderstanding.
Amidst speculations of a tensed relationship, Drogba dropped the bombshell divorce statement.
Drogba met Diakite Lalla in Paris France in 1990s and started dating her in the prime of his career before finally getting married in 2011. They had three children together, Isaac, Iman, and Kieran Drogba.
Didier Drogba and Gabrielle Lemaire’s relationship
Just a year after annoucing his breakup with Lalla, Didier Drogba seemed to have moved on with his love life. He is now dating Gabriella Lemaire.
The pair were first spotted together in Formula E ceremony before Drogba made his first official public appearance with Lemaire as he attended last year’s Ballon d’Or red carpet event in France with the beautiful brunette.
Drogba appeared posh with a black tuxedo while Lemaire took an elegant look with her stunning silver gown.
Who is Gabrielle Lemaire?
Gabrielle Lemaire is lover and girlfriend of Ivory Coast and Chelsea football legend Didier Drogba. She is a also an Instagram model with over 45k followers.
Lemaire is a dancer, actor, and singer. She played a lead role as “Sarah Moody” on “The Wannabes”, the 26th episode of TV sitcom series. Lemaire has also featured in other TV series. She is the President of ADA, a communication agency launched in 2015.
Gabrielle Lemaire is an Ivorien-Belgian. She is pregnant with her first child for Didier Drogba. Drogba included a slide of Gabrielle Lemaire’s pregnancy in his birthday post, celebrating the social media model. He also included a footage of the pair twerking to a romantic tune.