Chelsea legend Didier Drogba has renamed rap legend Snoop Dog ‘The SnoopDrog’ on his Instagram account.
Snoop Dog caused a social media storm when he shared a photoshopped image of himself wearing a Galatasaray shirt celebrating scoring a goal alongside Wesley Sneijder.
Drogba reposted the image alongside the following caption: “GooooOoaaaaaaallll The result of mix, music and football or soccer, Brother Snoop and The Drog…ladies and gents allow me to introduce “The SnoopDrog” @snoopdogg
#cimbom #snoopaslan #lion #king #galatasaray #gooooaaaaallllllll #drrrrrrroooooogbaaaaaaa”
The original image received over 141,000 likes within the first day of being shared on Instagram and 3,500 retweets on Twitter.
Drogba spent two seasons at Galatasaray and scored 20 goals in 53 games before joining Chelsea in the summer.
The Ivory Coast international won the Süper Lig, Turkish Cup and reached the quarter-final of the Champions League while at the Lions.
The 37-year-old maintains close ties with Turkey, often visiting Istanbul and he is also a brand ambassador for Turkish Airlines.
Galatasaray won the Süper Lig title for the 20th time this season earning the right to wear a fourth star on their shirt.