They have a special friendship, a relationship that lasted beyond Mourinhoâ€™s time at the club and continues today.
Drogba said: "Everyone knows he is the man who gave me the strength and the man I learned a lot from. As a human being and a manager I learned a lot from him. He gave me this winning attitude and this desire to make history. He created this, itâ€™s in our DNA now. It wouldâ€™ve been nice to win it for him, but we tried so many times. As I said after the game, the Champions League is for all the managers who have been chasing the trophy."