This was a big moment for the Ivorian
Didier Drogba: Still going strong at 39! We should be well used to Didier Drogba making an impact wherever he goes – and so it has proved once again in the third division of American soccer, the USL. In April, it was confirmed that Drogba was no longer a free agent after leaving MLS side […]
Didier Drogba scores on his Phoenix Rising debut, the American club he captains and co-owns, and dedicates the win to Cheick Tiote.
Didier Drogba celebrated his debut with U.S. second division club Phoenix Rising FC by scoring a goal and adding an assist in front of 7,062 fans
Didier Drogba has appeared in three World Cups, played more than 250 games for Chelsea in the English Premier League and once delivered the game-winning penalty kick in a Champions League final. But this year, at age 39, he has taken on the biggest challenge of his career: He has agreed to spend...
Trolling Dider Drogba has proven that what pundits say can come back to haunt them following on from Chelsea’s title win, bringing up the fact that several of the so called top pundits in the game thought that the Premier League trophy would be going to Manchester after Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola arrived and […]
Didier Drogba, player and part of owner of Phoenix Rising FC, spoke at a news conference on Tuesday in Scottsdale and expressed confidence in Major League Soccer adding his club in the next wave of expansion.
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.