Tag: Didier Drogba

Chelsea Legend, Drogba Joins Montreal Impact

Chelsea legend, Didier Drogba has joined Major League Soccer side, Montreal Impact. The 37-year old Ivorian won four premier league titles with the Blues and played in 381 games. The president of Montreal Impact, Joey Saputo considers Drogba’s signing as ‘one of the biggest days in the club’s history’. “From[Read More…]

Ivorian Int’l, Didier Drogba Ends Football Career With Chelsea FC, Carried Off Pitch By Team-Mates

by Zenith Oduah Didier Drogba, Ivorian professional footballer today ends his football career with English club Chelsea as a striker. Drogba has been an all-time top scorer and former captain of the Ivory Coast national team. Didier Drogba has announced he will be playing his last match for his current football[Read More…]

Courtois Very Likely To Face Stoke City – Mourinho

Chelsea manager, Jose Mourinho has revealed that the club’s first choice goalkeeper may be fit to treturn to action on Monday night when Chelsea goes away to the Britannia stadium to face Stoke City. Speaking about the young Belgian goalkeeper’s availability for Monday, Mourinho said: ‘I think so, I can’t[Read More…]

Mourinho Praises Drogba After Superlative Performance Against Tottenham

Chelsea defeated Tottenham Hotspur 3-0 in a London derby on Wednesday night and Blues legend, Didier Drogba was a central figure in his club’s triumph. The 36-year-old Ivorian provided an assist for Eden Hazard and then scored the second goal which effectively sealed the victory before Loic Remy who came[Read More…]

Chelsea Survive Shrewsbury Town’s Capital One Cup Scare

Premier league leaders, Chelsea faced a stern test last night when they squared up away against League two side, Shrewsbury town in a Capital one cup fourth round tie. The Blues endured a difficult start to the game as their hosts put up a disciplined display and looked very dangerous[Read More…]

Mourinho Confirms Costa Will Start Against Sporting Lisbon

Ahead of Chelsea’s Tuesday Champions League Group G against Sporting Lisbon, Jose Mourinho has confirmed that Diego Costa will start for the Blues despite nursing a tight hamstring. The Blues flew to Portugal on Monday without their third striker, Didier Drogba who is suffering an ankle injury. The available strikers[Read More…]

Wenger Reveals Biggest Regrets As A Manager

At a Huawei Question and Answer session, Arsene Wenger made known some of his biggest regrets as a football manager. The Arsenal boss revealed that missing out of signing current world footballer of the year, Cristiano Ronaldo from Sporting in 2003 was his biggest regret. According to the French manager,[Read More…]

Drogba Did Not Disappoint – Mourinho

Despite being unable to convert any of the chances created for him during Chelsea’s disappointing 1-1 draw in Wednesday’s Champions League match against Schalke, Jose Mourinho has refused to criticize Ivorian, Didier Drogba. While Diego Costa and Loic Remy started from the bench, Drogba was given the nod to lead[Read More…]

Mourinho: Costa Is Not In Perfect Condition

Chelsea were held to a 1-1 draw by Schalke in Wednesday’s UEFA Champions League match at Stamford Bridge. Man of the moment, Diego Costa was left on the bench with fellow striker, Loic Remy while Didier Drogba was given the nod to start. Blues manager, Jose Mourinho has revealed his[Read More…]

Drogba Retires From International Football

Chelsea FC legendary striker, Didier Drogba has retired from the Ivory Coast national team after a dozen years of playing for the West African nation he has captained for 8 years now. The Big Ivorian represented Ivory Coast at three world cup finals including the last one in Brazil. The[Read More…]