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Didier Drogba looks ahead to Chelsea’s League Cup Final v Spurs [Video]

Chelsea meet Tottenham in the League Cup Final on Sunday, where the two clubs will continue their recent tradition of Cup meetings. They met in the League Cup Final in 2008, which Spurs won, and also the FA Cup semi-final in 2012, in which Chelsea thrashed Spurs 5-1. Didier Drogba spoke to Chelsea TV ahead […]

Drogba: Ibrahimovic is aggressive like me

Drogba: Ibrahimovic is aggressive like me - originally posted on     Didier Drogba has paid Paris Saint Germain star Zlatan Ibrahimovic a compliment by insisting he possesses similar attributes, especially with his aggressiveness on the pitch. Show More Summary

Per Mertesacker Scores a Backheel Goal During Arsenal Training

Per Mertesacker doesn't tend to get a lot of credit for being skilful, but he has a trick or two, as this backheel goal in training shows. The Arsenal defender has form, though. Here he is taking apart Didier Drogba with a roulette in...Show More Summary

Chelsea’s stars sing ‘Who let the Drog out’ during Drogba’s interview on Ivory Coast’s AFCON win [Video]

A comedy video was recorded at Chelsea on Monday as the club’s in-house TV channel got a few words with Didier Drogba about the Ivory Coast’s triumph at the African Cup of Nations. Drogba, a proud Ivorian himself, failed to get selected for the tournament, however the striker was exceptionally pleased for his countrymen on […]

Chelsea vs. Everton: Breaking Down the Drogba vs. Lukaku Striker Battle

There was a time when Romelu Lukaku was being spoken of as Chelsea's long-term replacement for Didier Drogba. The Belgian, aged just 18 at the time, arrived at Stamford Bridge in the summer of 2011 from Anderlecht in a deal totalling...Show More Summary

Didier Drogba Reacts to Ivory Coast’s Epic Shootout Victory in Africa Cup of Nations Final (Video)

Didier Drogba put Ivory Coast on the soccer map. Before him, they had never qualified for a Word Cup. With him, from 2006 through 2014, they qualified three straight times, going a respectable 3-1-5. And during that time he became the team’s captain and its all-time leading scorer with 65 goals. Of course, while the […]

Didier Drogba Freaked Out Watching Ivory Coast Win Africa Cup Of Nations

2 weeks agoSports : Deadspin

To realize how much pressure was on Ivory Coast's golden generation during yesterday's heart-pounding Africa Cup of Nations penalty-kick win over Ghana, all you have to do is look at the now-retired face of that generation, Didier Drogba, watching proceedings from his London home. Read more...

Didier Drogba Goes Through a Lot of Emotions as Ivory Coast Win Cup of Nations

Ivory Coast won the African Cup of Nations on Sunday night when Les Elephants overcame Ghana in a grueling penalty shootout. Longtime Chelsea man and Ivory Coast international Didier Drogba had quite a bit of emotional investment inShow More Summary

Chelsea Transfer News: Latest Rumours on Mario Mandzukic and Edinson Cavani

With Didier Drogba fast approaching the twilight of his career, it’d be little surprise to see Jose Mourinho on the lookout for forward options in the summer as he attempts to replenish Chelsea’s attacking options. According to reports,...Show More Summary

Didier Drogba tells Telefoot he will be a Chelsea player next season

Didier Drogba has only had a bit-part role for Chelsea so far this season. Yet, as we head into the second half of the season, it seems likely that the Ivorian could well have a big part to play for the Blues in the final months of the campaign. Drogba has a terrific record in […]

Didier Drogba eager to stay with Chelsea after receiving Football Writers’ Association tribute

last monthSports / Football : EPL Talk

Didier Drogba wants to remain part of the Chelsea “family” beyond the end of the season. The Ivory Coast forward received the 2015 Football Writers’ Association Tribute Award at a gala dinner in London on Sunday night. Drogba returned to … Continue reading ?

Do Chelsea Need Bastian Schweinsteiger to Bolster Their Midfield Resources?

Jose Mourinho 's first stint in charge of Chelsea Football Club saw much upheaval in personnel, much of which happened expensively. Andriy Shevchenko (£30 million), Michael Essien (£24.4 million), Didier Drogba (£24 million), Shaun Wright-Phillips...Show More Summary

A crazed Didier Drogba uploads video of himself meeting young Chelsea fans [Instagram]

A video posted by didierdrogba (@didierdrogba) on Jan 14, 2015 at 10:03am PST Much of Chelsea’s first team tonight joined the Chelsea junior supporters dinner. Ivorian striker Didier Drogba uploaded a video to Instagram, filming himself entering the room to the excitement of… himself. Now aged 36, Drogba really seems to be enjoying himself and […]

Didier Drogba Has More Fun Than the Young Chelsea Fans He's Visiting

Don't count Didier Drogba among those who scoff at routine club obligations. After all, he's not a Chelsea club legend for no reason. On Wednesday, Drogba visited a group of Chelsea-loyal youngsters alongside team-mate Willian. By the...Show More Summary

Drogba off to MLS? Portland Timbers owner admits interest in the Chelsea striker

Is Didier Drogba set to be the latest player who agrees to swap the Premier League for Major League Soccer? Portland Timbers owner Merritt Paulson certainly hopes so. He recently spoke about the Ivorian veteran in glowing terms before admitting that a deal for the player is unlikely: “Drogba is a unique guy who, despite […]

Chelsea’s 3 strikers are in the midst of a very prolific season [Graphic]

Chelsea saw off Watford in the FA Cup on Sunday, 3-0 at Stamford Bridge. Diego Costa came on at half-time with Didier Drogba and Loic Remy starting up front for Chelsea. Chelsea’s three front line strikers are all in the midst of very productive seasons – as shown by the graphic above. In fact, Chelsea’s […]

“Campaign” – Chelsea striker Didier Drogba complains about referee on Instagram

Legendary Chelsea striker Didier Drogba appears to have bought into Jose Mourinho’s talk of a “campaign” against Chelsea. The Ivorian forward took to Instagram after the 3-0 FA Cup win over Watford to complain about the referee. Didier Drogba uploaded a picture with his shirt clearly torn with the caption: “No penalty, no yellow card, […]

Chelsea Transfer News: World-Class Names Linked in Latest January Rumours

With reports claiming that Didier Drogba is set to hang up his boots at the end of the campaign, per Anthony Chapman of the Express, Chelsea will undoubtedly be on the lookout for players to come in and bolster their striking options. It...Show More Summary

Chelsea Transfer News: Didier Drogba Fans Rumours with Wilfried Bony Endorsement

Jose Mourinho has received a recommendation from Didier Drogba pointing out compatriot Wilfried Bony as the striker most deserving of his manager's attention. The Blues are already thriving off the goals Diego Costa has brought themShow More Summary

Chelsea Transfer News: Marco Reus Deal Ordered, Didier Drogba Quit Rumours Grow

Marco Reus is Chelsea’s main January transfer target, per (h/t Bruce Archer of the Daily Star) with manager Jose Mourinho reportedly telling owner Roman Abramovich to go out and sign the Borussia Dortmund man. A clutchShow More Summary

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