Star striker Didier Drogba was introduced to the more than 7,000 fans at second-division club Phoenix Rising FC's match
Chelsea v Arsenal in the FA Cup final! For many going into the weekend, the most likely FA Cup final, on form, was Tottenham v Manchester City. The FA Cup final we do have, on May 27, 2017, should be an absolute belter as Chelsea face Arsenal. The Blues beat Spurs 4-2 on Saturday. A day […]
Terry leaving Chelsea Chelsea came out and made an official announcement regarding Terry’s future yesterday, confirming what we all basically knew already: Terry will leave Stamford Bridge at the end of the season. Frank Lampard aside, Terry will probably go down as Chelsea’s greatest ever player – certainly their best ever defender. Now 36, he’s hardly […]
Tubes meets Drogba Soccer AM’s Tubes has some notoriety for landing big interviews, and they don’t come much bigger than Didier Drogba. The Ivorian striker is a Chelsea legend, and is adored by the Blues faithful for the 9 years he played for the club (over 2 stints). Drogba signed for Chelsea as a relative […]
Everton manager Ronald Koeman jokes that he will "wait until Didier Drogba calls" to find out whether striker Romelu Lukaku will stay at Goodison Park.
Phoenix Rising got itself a big name for the pitch and the front office
Chelsea icon Didier Drogba is back Didier Drogba is no longer a free agent. Now 39, the Chelsea legend’s last employer was MLS club Montreal Impact. Drogba scored 21 goals in 33 games for the Canadian club. At the start of the year rumours swirled that Drogba could be set to sign for Brazilian side Corinthians, however […]
One of the era's most decorated players has joined Phoenix's MLS expansion efforts.
Didier Drogba, one of the most decorated players of his generation, has signed with Phoenix Rising FC of the United Soccer League
Former Chelsea legend Didier Drogba has been making the seemingly requisite rounds on the European star retirement circuit for a few years now. In 2012, he signed with Chinese Super League club Shanghai Shenhua; in 2013, still an able contributor, he joined Galatasaray for a spell; he returned to Chelsea in 2014 for a… Read more...
Los Angeles (AFP) – Former Ivory Coast and Chelsea star Didier Drogba on Wednesday signed for US second tier team Phoenix Rising, vowing to help the club achieve its dream of entry to Major League Soccer. A Phoenix statement said Drogba, 39, would be a member of the club’s playing staff before eventually switching to an executive role. Show More Summary
Former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba joins United Soccer League side Phoenix Rising as a player and co-owner.
Former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba announces that he will both own and play for Phoenix Rising, a Division II team in the United Soccer League.
Drogba, one of the most decorated players of his generation, will try to help the franchise move up to M.L.S.
Training ground fun It seems like Diego Costa wasn’t the only one having a bit of fun at Chelsea’s training ground on Friday. The Chelsea striker seemed to lose the plot after going rogue on one of the ground staff’s tractors. Eden Hazard’s dizzy penalty attempt has got Didier Drogba in stitches on Facebook, and […]
Didier Drogba update Now 39, Didier Drogba is currently a free agent. At the start of the year rumours swirled that Drogba could be set to sign for Brazilian side Corinthians, however that never happened. The Chelsea icon’s last employer was MLS club Montreal Impact. Drogba scored 21 goals in 33 games for the Canadian club. New […]
Behind the scenes Chelsea have released behind the scenes footage from their game against Arsenal in which Will Ferrell and Didier Drogba visited. The pair were sat with owner Roman Abramovich and took in the teams 3-1 victory over the Gunners at the bridge. Footage showed the pair being welcomed by the players and socialising in their […]
Didier Drogba back at Chelsea Chelsea legend Didier Drogba was at Stamford Bridge on Saturday to watch the Blues steamroller Arsenal in a 3-1 win in the Premier League. During his appearance back at the club, Drogba posted several updates on social media. That included a run in with an Italian commentator who spun off a […]
Update on Didier Drogba The Brazilian press have been reporting on Didier Drogba this week. In the past few weeks, the Ivorian star 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 recently confirmed they were at “advanced […]
Rio de Janeiro (AFP) – Former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba has refused an offer to join Corinthians of Brazil that would have included generous wages and a bullet-proof car. The Ivory Coast star, 38, is out of contract after a spell...Show More Summary