Marseille supporters are not keen on a reunion with their former forward Didier Drogba, as they unfurled a banner on Sunday encouraging the veteran to “go back to China.” The 38-year-old is currently a free agent, having departed Montreal Impact at the end of the 2016 Major League Soccer season. Show More Summary
Marseille fans v Didier Drogba Before he arrived in the Premier League to establish himself as one of the all-time great Chelsea strikers, Didier Drogba burst on the European scene with Marseille in Ligue 1. Over the years, Drogba has flirted with the idea of one day returning to Marseille, however a group of supporters have sent the Ivorian […]
Didier Drogba is without a club… Having left Montreal Impact at the end of 2016, Chelsea legend Didier Drogba is without a club. In recent days, Drogba has been linked with what would be a sensational move to Brazilian side Corinthians. Now 38, Drogba can sign for anyone on a free transfer and Corinthians announced […]
By Rebecca Knight Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 00:27 Not just a footballer Didier Drogba has never been just a footballer. The former Chelsea striker has always been actively involved in charity work, and has his own foundation – and has taken to Instagram to post pictures of his charity work ahead of Christmas, giving out […]
London (AFP) – Diego Costa is beginning to have the same impact at Chelsea as Didier Drogba once did, central defender Gary Cahill believes. Costa has come to symbolise the club’s transformation under Antonio Conte and ensured the Blues...Show More Summary
Didier Drogba in his famous pose after going out the Champions League to Barcelona in 2008 By Ben Green Friday, December 2nd, 2016 08:27 “No financial wrongdoing, no fraud and no corruption” Chelsea and Ivory Coast legend Didier Drogba may have played his final game for the Montreal Impact this week. Drogba came on as […]
An investigation into a charity run by former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba finds "no evidence of fraud or corruption" but says it may have "misled" donors.
Didier Drogba confirms Montreal Impact exit at the end of the season - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea legend Didier Drogba has announced that he will leave Montreal Impact at the end of the current Major League Soccer (MLS) season. Show More Summary
Former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba will leave Montreal Impact at the end of the MLS season after 18 months with the club.
Didier Drogba confirms his MLS retirement By Benjamin Newman Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016 08:00 Didier Drogba’s MLS journey is over First it was Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard, and then it was the turn of Chelsea old-boy Frank Lampard. And on Wednesday morning Didier Drogba has joined the other two Premier League heroes announcing his time […]
Montreal Impact’s Didier Drogba By Roland Kesler Wednesday, October 26th, 2016 19:56 Refusal to play It’s been confirmed by a reporter that Didier Drogba has not travelled with his Montreal Impact teammates to D.C. ahead of the sides’ MLS play-off. The former Chelsea striker hasn’t trained since refusing to be a substitute in the Impact’s […]
Two days before his team’s MLS first-round playoff against Montreal, D.C. United Coach Ben Olsen on Tuesday was asked about the Impact’s qualities. He cited team speed, the fabulous playmaker Ignacio Piatti, a seasoned midfield and Belgian World Cup defender Laurent Ciman. He didn’t mention world-renowned striker Didier Drogba, not out of disrespect but because no one […]
Los Angeles (AFP) – The Major League Soccer careers of Didier Drogba and Steven Gerrard could end without either man kicking another ball as their teams head into nerve-wracking sudden-death playoff games starting Wednesday. Two of the...Show More Summary
New York (AFP) – Didier Drogba has been fined an undisclosed amount by Major League Soccer chiefs after his refusal to play for the Montreal Impact last weekend, the league said Friday. Former Chelsea and Ivory Coast star Drogba stunned...Show More Summary
Former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba is fined for refusing to play for MLS side Montreal Impact last weekend.
Good, they'll need him. Want Backheel Breakfast in your inbox? Sign up for the email version here. Didier Drogba refused to be named on the substitutes' bench for Montreal Impact this weekend, and the timing of his disagreement with the coaching staff couldn't be worse. Show More Summary
Didier Drogba's dispute with Major League Soccer club Montreal Impact is resolved, says their president Joey Saputo.
Montreal (AFP) – Montreal Impact chief Joey Saputo said Tuesday the club had settled its dispute with Didier Drogba after the star striker sensationally refused to play last weekend. The 38-year-old former Chelsea and Ivory Coast star...Show More Summary
Drogba’s coach said the striker refused to be a part of the team.
Didier Drogba refused to play for Montreal Impact after being told he would not be starting against Toronto, says to his coach.