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.
Los Angeles (AFP) – Amid drama surrounding the absence of Didier Drogba, the Montreal Impact settled for a 2-2 draw against Toronto that proved enough to secure a Major League Soccer playoff spot. The Impact announced on their Twitter feed before Sunday’s game that Drogba was absent with back trouble. Show More Summary
It seems that Chelsea's Diego Costa couldn't be more like Didier Drogba, even if he tried. Now in his third season at Stamford Bridge, the Spain international continues to make no secret of his affections for former club Atletico Madrid. Show More Summary
Didier Drogba v New England By Benjamin Newman Sunday, September 18th, 2016 08:05 Montreal Impact 1 – New England Revolution 3 Chelsea legend Didier Drogba was on target on Saturday night in the MLS. Unfortunately for the African hero, Drogba’s goal turned out to be nothing more than a consolation as the Montreal Impact wee beaten […]
Didier Drogba’s free-kick golazo By Benjamin Newman Thursday, September 8th, 2016 13:19 Montreal Impact 1 – Orlando City 4 Canadian MLS outfit, the Montreal Impact, continued to stutter on Wednesday night in the league as they lost 4-1 at home to Orlando City. The hero for the visitors was Brazilian star Kaka. Now 34, Kaka scored […]
The Charity Commission tells BBC Sport its investigation into allegations against the Didier Drogba Foundation is "coming to a close".
Sergio Aguero v Didier Drogba By Benjamin Newman Saturday, August 20th, 2016 20:09 Sergio Aguero is on fire Pep Guardiola has settled seamlessly into his new job at Manchester City. After two matches against Sunderland and Stoke, the Sky Blues have a 100% record, having scored six goals while conceded two. On top of that, Man […]
Drogba’s dumb red card Didier Drogba sent off It’s been a busy week for Chelsea legend Didier Drogba. The Ivory Coast superstar was in action last week for the MLS All-Stars, as he found the target in a defeat to Arsenal. On Sunday, Drogba was back playing for the Montreal Impact in an away match […]
MLS All Stars 1 – Arsenal 2 Arsenal beat the MLS All-Stars today, as goals from Joel Campbell and Chuba Akpom took them to a 2-1 win over the MLS XI. Didier Drogba (obviously and inevitably) had made things interesting by equalizing for the MLS unit, but Akpom’s late goal proved enough for the Gunners. […]
Didier Drogba to Arsenal Didier Drogba to Arsenal? Nothing is certain but taxes, death and Didier Drogba scoring against Arsenal. Chelsea legend Didier Drogba scored an equaliser last night as the MLS All Stars were beaten 2-1 by Arsenal in a special pre-season friendly. Aged 38, the Ivorian striker is still banging in the goals for […]
It’s happened again! Arsenal fans are fond of joking how they always finish above north London rivals Tottenham with their “It’s happened again” song. This line could also apply to Didier Drogba’s incredible goal scoring record against Arsenal. Once again, Drogba scored against the Gunners for the MLS All Stars and Arsenal won 2-1. See […]
Didier Drogba hardly felt like celebrating his goal given the MLS All-Stars missed multiple late scoring chances that cost them their all-star game against Premier League power Arsenal. Chuba Akpom scored the deciding goal in the 87th minute from close range on a nice cross from the left side...
An MLS All-Star XI featuring Clint Dempsey, David Villa, Didier Drogba and Kaka will face off against Premier League giants Arsenal in a friendly on Thursday, as Arsene Wenger's talented team visits the shores of the United States. San...Show More Summary
Week 20 was a time of dueling hat tricks in MLS for two superstars. Sebastian Giovinco and Didier Drogba each scored three goals for his respective side, with Giovinco's Toronto FC beating D.C. United 4-1 and Drogba's Montreal Impact defeating the Philadelphia Union 5-1, and the contest for SB Nation's MLS Player of the Week came down to them. Show More Summary