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Kevin Boateng: Schalke star happy to play against Didier Drogba in Uefa Champions League

Kevin Boateng delighted to face against Didier Drogba in Uefa Champions LeagueBy Akyereko Frimpong MansonFollow Akyereko on Twitter: @AkyerekOfficialFollow Akyereko on Instagram: @Akyereko_officialGhana international midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng has described as ‘privilege’ playing against Ivorian star Didier Drogba in Wednesday’s Uefa Champions League clash at the Stamford...
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Football Writers Association to honor Ivorian legend Didier Drogba

Drogba returned to Chelsea this summer Chelsea icon Didier Drogba is set to be recognised by the Football Writers’ Association. The Daily Mail says Drogba is being honoured by the FWA. Drogba will be feted by the FWA at their annual tribute evening at the Savoy in January both for his achievements during his first spell at Stamford Bridge and his charity work.
Via Afrikan Soccer
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Didier Drogba asks for patience after missing Chelsea chances

Didier Drogba has asked for patience after he missed two good chances in Chelsea’s disappointing 1-1 draw at home to Schalke. The 36-year-old was out of last Saturday’s Premier League victory over Swansea City with an ankle problem, but was thrust into the starting lineup for Wednesday night’s Champions League match. “I’m like a diesel, I need time,” Drogba, who left...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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Mourinho ´happy´ with Drogba showing

Jose Mourinho refused to criticise Didier Drogba following his disappointing UEFA Champions League showing versus Schalke. Starting for the first […]
Via Soccer News
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Drogba tips Chelsea for Champions League title this season

Chelsea legend Didier Drogba Didier Drogba says the current Chelsea squad is good enough to win the Champions League this season. Chelsea begin their group campaign at home against German side, Schalke. “Now we have a Champions League title at this club I think expectation is a bit higher because everybody wants us to do it again — so let’s go for it,” said the 36-year-old...
Via Afrikan Soccer
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Drogba declared fit to face Schalke for Champions League opener

Drogba could play against Schalkegba  Chelsea striker Didier Drogba is set to make his second Champions League debut against Schalke on Wednesday despite earlier reports that he was out injured. The Telegraph earlier reported that Drogba is not expected to return from an ankle injury in time to make his second Champions League debut for Chelsea. But Blues boss Jose Mourinho told...
Via Afrikan Soccer
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Drogba wants second Champions League title at Chelsea

Drogba wasa instrumental in Chelsea’s first Champions League win Chelsea star striker Didier Drogba has targeted a second historic UEFA Champions League success with  the London-club. The Blues will face German side Schalke in their opening group game of Europe’s premier club competition on Wednesday. The match at Stamford Bridge could see Drogba, who has shaken off a minor...
Via Afrikan Soccer
4 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
August 08, 2014  |  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 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
July 26, 2014  |  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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