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#Didier Drogba

# didier-drogba - Sunday 4 January, 2015

Referee fwend! Jose Mourinho apologises after ranting about Kevin Friend on TV

The Chelsea boss blasted the official in a post-game interview before subsequently apologising for his behaviour.

# didier-drogba - Saturday 6 December, 2014

Vincible after all! All of the goals as Cisse double ends Chelsea’s unbeaten start

Newcastle beat the league leaders 2-1 at St James’s Park.

# didier-drogba - Thursday 27 November, 2014

How good is Aguero? Frank Lampard puts him ‘in that bracket’ with Messi and Ronaldo

Lampard praises Argentine striker as “different class”, though he still has a soft spot for old team-mate Didier Drogba

# didier-drogba - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Is Drogba now officially back? He was unstoppable (against Shrewsbury) tonight

The Ivorian opened the scoring and played a part in Chelsea’s second too.

# didier-drogba - Monday 27 October, 2014

John Terry hits out at Man United ‘headlocks’

“It shows how well we are playing when you come away from Old Trafford disappointed with one point,” he added.

# didier-drogba - Sunday 26 October, 2014

Last gasp van Persie strike salvages a point for United

The United skipper silenced his critics with a priceless equaliser as it ended 1-1 at Old Trafford.

# didier-drogba - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Hazard stars as Chelsea run riot at the Bridge

The Belgian was excellent as Chelsea eased past Maribor 6-0.

# didier-drogba - Thursday 18 September, 2014

Wenger: Ronaldo, not Drogba, was my biggest regret

The Arsenal boss admits the fact that the Portuguese superstar ended up at rivals Manchester United “still hurts”.

# didier-drogba - Friday 8 August, 2014

Didier Drogba announces his retirement from international football

The striker made over 100 appearances for his country and played at 3 World Cups over a 12-year period.

# didier-drogba - Friday 25 July, 2014

Life in the old Drog yet: Veteran striker rejoins Chelsea on one-year deal

At 36, the Ivorian has returned to the Premier League for a second stint.

# didier-drogba - Friday 28 February, 2014

Former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba’s life story to be told in cartoon form

Some of the proceeds raised by ‘From Tito to Drogba’ will go towards financing health and education projects in Africa.

# didier-drogba - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

Torres responds to Mourinho criticism by scoring in Chelsea draw Match Report This post contains videos

Torres responds to Mourinho criticism by scoring in Chelsea draw

The Spanish striker tapped in a Cesar Azpilicueta cut-back to put the Londoners 1-0 up on Galatasaray.

# didier-drogba - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

‘Chelsea 10 times better than Gala,’ says Drogba ahead of Jose reunion

The Ivorian’s current team welcome a former one to Istanbul tomorrow evening.

# didier-drogba - Thursday 9 January, 2014

And Yaya does it again: 3-in-a-row for Toure as he wins African Footballer of the Year

The Manchester City star beat John Obi Mikel and Didier Drogba to claim the award.

# didier-drogba - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

Galatasaray fans shame football authorities over Drogba’s Mandela tribute

The Gala fans backed their star striker and Emmanuel Eboue tonight.

# didier-drogba - Sunday 4 August, 2013

Didier Drogba nearly decapitated by Porto ‘keeper, doesn’t win free Oi Ref! This post contains videos

Didier Drogba nearly decapitated by Porto ‘keeper, doesn’t win free

We’ve seen the Ivory Coast striker stay down under much lighter challenges.

# didier-drogba - Thursday 6 June, 2013

Per Mertesacker — yes, Per Mertesacker — showboats all over Drogba Tekkers This post contains videos

Per Mertesacker — yes, Per Mertesacker — showboats all over Drogba

All that tippy-tappy stuff at Arsenal is obviously rubbing off on Big Per.

# didier-drogba - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

# didier-drogba - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

Madrid hold out despite late comeback from Galatasaray

Goals from Didier Drogba and Wesley Sneijder gave the Turkish side a glimmer of hope but Jose Mourinho’s side won 5-3 on aggregate.

# didier-drogba - Saturday 6 April, 2013

VIDEO: Drogba somehow lobs keeper with horribly heavy first touch Fluke? This post contains videos

VIDEO: Drogba somehow lobs keeper with horribly heavy first touch

The Galatasaray striker had a huge stroke of luck for one of his two goals this evening.

# didier-drogba - Saturday 16 February, 2013

How long did it take Didier Drogba to score on his Galatasaray debut? All of 5 minutes Feed The Drog... This post contains videos

How long did it take Didier Drogba to score on his Galatasaray debut? All of 5 minutes

The former Chelsea hitman got his career in Turkey off to a winning start.

# didier-drogba - Monday 28 January, 2013

Galatasaray confirm deal for Didier Drogba

Ivory Coast’s veteran striker will be paid 10 million euros for an 18-month period.

# didier-drogba - Saturday 26 January, 2013

VIDEO: Gervinho again shows that he’s actually not a bad finisher AFCON This post contains videos

VIDEO: Gervinho again shows that he’s actually not a bad finisher

Now if only he could do that in an Arsenal shirt…

# didier-drogba - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

The Departures Lounge: Chelsea could lose out to City on Taison deal

We round up the best of this afternoon’s transfer tid-bits.

# didier-drogba - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Conte quashes Drogba to Juve rumours

The Ivorian striker has been linked with a move to the Serie A giants in recent weeks.

# didier-drogba - Friday 4 January, 2013

Here’s how to update your Chelsea jersey (on a serious budget)

You’re welcome, Chelsea fans.

# didier-drogba - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

Benitez rules out Lukaku January return

The 19-year-old has scored five Premier League goals for West Brom so far this season.

# didier-drogba - Thursday 29 November, 2012

File under obvious: Messi favourite for record fourth Ballon d’Or

FIFA and France Football announce the three finalists for the prestigious award in Sao Paulo today.

# didier-drogba - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

Beckham mum on plans after leaving MLS, Galaxy

The star also confirmed he plans to become an MLS owner in the near future

# didier-drogba - Friday 21 September, 2012

Drogba: I’m happy and staying in China

The 34-year-old says that he will see out his current deal for the Chinese Super League outfit, and believes he has no incentive to go elsewhere.

# didier-drogba - Friday 14 September, 2012

Drogba, Anelka back in Shanghai, says club

The side’s management say the row relating to the players is “basically resolved”.

Wenger rules out move for Drogba

Arsene Wenger denied that he is planning a shock move to bring Didier Drogba back to London.

# didier-drogba - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

Boardroom battle: Drogba, Anelka face uncertain future in China

There is a high-stakes power struggle going on at Shanghai Shenua, and the net result could mean the duo returning west.

# didier-drogba - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

Film festival: Cantona to premier documentary this week

Sarajevo is the lucky city to get the first glimpse of the film which features Didier Drogba.

# didier-drogba - Tuesday 26 June, 2012

# didier-drogba - Saturday 26 May, 2012

Scrapping the shoot-out: Could images like this soon be a thing of the past?

The FIFA president has tasked Franz Beckenbauer to come up with an alternative way to settle tied matches. Bring on the crossbar challenge.

# didier-drogba - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

Lap of honour as departing Didier Drogba carries Olympic torch

On day five of the relay, the flame ended in the hands of the British Queen’s granddaughter Zara Phillips.

# didier-drogba - Monday 21 May, 2012

And on that note: Drogba announces that he will leave Chelsea

The Ivory Coast striker, who scored the penalty to win Chelsea the Champions League, will depart the club at the end of the month.

# didier-drogba - Saturday 19 May, 2012

Open thread: how do you think the Champions League final will go?

Bayern Munich will enjoy the rare honour of hosting a Champions League final as they take on Chelsea tonight.

Lampard tells Munich to ‘bring it on’

The Chelsea midfielder says his side are looking to make up for the disappointment of their last Champions League final appearance.

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