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DIDIER DROGBA RUMORS

Drogba fit for Chelsea season opener against Burnley on Monday

Chelsea striker Didier Drogba Ivoirian striker Didier Drogba could feature in Chelsea’s Premier League opener away against Burnley on Monday night. The 36-year-old suffered an ankle injury last Sunday in a friendly against Hungarian outfit Ferencvaros in Budapest, but scans didn’t reveal any serious damage. Side-lined on Tuesday in the Blues’ 2-0 win over Real Sociedad at Stamford...
Via Afrikan Soccer
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Cote d'Ivoire striker Drogba retires from international soccer

Chelsea striker Didier Drogba has decided to retire from international soccer with the Cote d'Ivoire. The 36-year-old, who rejoined the Blues from Galatasaray last month, has made 104 appearances for his country and scored 63 goals. He won his final cap in the Cote d'Ivoire's last-gasp 2-1 defeat to Greece at the World Cup in Brazil on June 24. Drogba issued a statement...
Via Fox Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Didier Drogba Announces Retirement From Ivory Coast National Team

Didier Drogba, who made his debut for the Ivory Coast national team 12 years ago, has today announced his retirement from international soccer. The 36-year old Chelsea striker featured in three World Cups, and has captained his national side for the last eight years. Drogba also lead “Les Elephants” to two runners-up finishes in the African Cup of Nations in 2006 and in 2012...
Via World Soccer Talk
11 days ago  |  Discuss

“King” Drogba Returns and “Prince” Lukaku is Sent Packing

The summer is always a time for the world to be glued to the football headlines wondering, who will move where. This summer has certainly proved no different… Suarez to Barca, the mass exodus from Southampton, Lewendowski moving to Munich for free. Transfers are catching the eye and turning heads everywhere. Perhaps the most head turning transfer for me though is the nostalgic...
Via Standing O Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Chelsea FC: 3 points from preseason

Chelsea FC continue their preseason preparations as their first Premier League fixture against Burnley fast approaches.  Here are three points to be taken from this summer.  1. The King has returned Chelsea fans did a double-take this week when the club announced Didier Drogba was returning to the Blues.  Drogba, hero of the 2012 Champions League Final, was always going to come...
Via isportsweb.com
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Why Didier Drogba’s shock return to Chelsea makes perfect sense

Why Didier Drogba’s shock return to Chelsea makes perfect sense - originally posted on Soccerlens.com It’s been one hell of a transfer window for Chelsea Football Club. After a trophy less campaign, it hasn’t taken manager Jose Mourinho to wring the changes and turn the Blues into a formidable-looking force. The two positions where Chelsea most-needed reinforcements were centre...
Via Soccerlens
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Chelsea welcomes back Didier Drogba

Chelsea has re-signed Didier Drogba after he spent the previous two seasons with Shanghai Shenhua and Galatasaray. Welcome back, @didierdrogba! http://t.co/WBjRzdFueR #CFC pic.twitter.com/S2lPNYxwwx — Chelsea FC (@chelseafc) July 25, 2014 {if $ticker->lng_id==1}{else}{"Добавить свое объявление"|translate:10}{/if} Loading... The post Chelsea welcomes...
Via Soccer Xtra
24 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Didier Drogba holding Chelsea shirt

PHOTO: Didier Drogba holding Chelsea shirt - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Chelsea have completed the signing of their form striker Didier Drogba on a one-year deal on Friday. The former Galatasaray was seen holding the Blues shirt and his deal would come as a massive boost for the fans of the fans of the West London club. After signing a deal with Chelsea, Drogba admitted...
Via Soccerlens
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Drogba moves closer to a Chelsea return as he texts old teammates to about coming back to Stamford Bridge

Didier Drogba is poised to take a step closer to realising his dream of a return to Chelsea this week. Talks have been ongoing over a one year player-coach contract which will see the 36-year-old Stamford Bridge idol reunited with mentor Jose Mourinho. Drogba is understood to have already texted some of his former Chelsea teammates to hint at his return. Chelsea have wanted to...
Via Pro Sports Daily
29 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Didier Drogba's free kick sails into the stratosphere

In Champions League Round of 16 soccer action Tuesday, Galatsaray forward Didier Drogba sent a free kick sailing so high over the crossbar that it hit a banner with his name on it hanging on the middle tier of the stadium.It's possible that Drogba may have felt a bit distracted while facing Chelsea, his former team for which he spent eight years of his career, as the fans and...
Via Holdout Sports
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss
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