DROGBA’S RECORD UNDER THREAT FROM SALAH

Ivorian football icon Didier Drogba is set to lose one of his Premier League records to Egyptian attacking talent Mohamed Salah after the ex-Fiorentina and Chelsea player continued his good form in front of goal during the Manchester City game in the league last weekend.

Salah was one of the best players on the pitch during the mammoth Premier League matchup between his Liverpool side and holders Manchester City. The target for Salah and Liverpool is to wrestle the Premier League title from the hands of Manchester City and they had a big opportunity to make a positive step to that effect but the Merseyside giants could not win the game despite taking the lead twice in the second half. Salah scored one and assisted the other Liverpool goal as the Reds were forced to a 2-2 draw at home by Manchester City. Read more »

DROGBA MOCKS WILLIAN OVER ARSENAL EXIT

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E-GZ0WhWUAA6SXI.jpg

Didier Drogba has mocked Ex-Chelsea teammate Willian after the Brazilian international cancelled his Arsenal contract to return to his native Corinthians earlier this week.

Ivorian football legend Didier Drogba aimed a jibe at Willian in a joking manner as he told the winger to return to Chelsea. Drogba told Willian to go back home (Stamford Bridge) in his reply to the farewell message posted by the Brazilian winger on Twitter. Didier Drogba and Willian were teammates at Chelsea briefly for one season. Willian and Drogba won the Premier League title together under Jose Mourinho at Stamford Bridge. Read more »

DROGBA PRAISES UNITED DUO FOR OLYMPICS RUN

Former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba has hailed Manchester United duo Amad Diallo and Eric Bailly following their participation in the ongoing Tokyo 2020 Olympics. The two United stars were called up to the Ivory Coast men’s football squad and they played their part in helping the French country reach the quarter-final of the competition but were unfortunately knocked out by Spain after extra-time as they played out a thrilling 2-2 draw after 90 minutes. Bailly scored the opening goal of the game but the Spaniards found the back of the net and forced a 2-2 draw which took the game to extra time where they played for another 30 minutes.

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Ewx58QdWUAU6fA6.jpg

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Ewx58QdWUAU6fA6.jpg

However, it looked like the Ivorians let their guards down too easily as they started conceding goals too easily. They conceded three goals in extra time and the match ended in a huge 5-2 defeat, meaning that they were knocked out of the competition, allowing Spain to progress to the next stage of the men’s football tournament.
Read more »

SANCHO REVEALS SIGNIFICANT DROGBA INFLUENCE

Borussia Dortmund star Jadon Sancho has revealed how he idolised the likes of Chelsea legends Frank Lampard and Didier Drogba while he was growing up. The England international made this known in an exclusive chat with TalkSports. According to him, Didier Drogba and Chelsea teammate Lampard influenced his football career positively.

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E4LvSlIWUAUNVkM.jpg

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E4LvSlIWUAUNVkM.jpg

Despite his love for Didier Drogba and Frank Lampard, Sancho is on course to join Manchester United and not Chelsea in the current transfer window. Various reports claimed that the Red Devils are closing in on the £75m transfer for the Dortmund player after one year of pursuit.
Read more »

DROGBA: HAVERTZ AND WERNER WILL BE EXCITING NEXT SEASON

Chelsea legend Didier Drogba has insisted that the Blues’ attackers Timo Werner and Kai Havertz will be better next season and will prove that they are worthy of being ideal Chelsea players as well. Both players have struggled for form and consistency since completing their moves from the German Bundesliga to the English Premier League and they have both often come under huge criticism for their performances for the Blues as well.

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/ElkTXgSXUAAnj0b.jpg

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/ElkTXgSXUAAnj0b.jpg

While Werner was signed from RB Leipzig, Havertz was signed from Bayer Leverkusen and with both of them being brought in by former Chelsea manager Frank Lampard, they joined the club at a time when they were still am evolving side. After failing to immediately click into the Chelsea side, they were immediately tagged as flops and more was asked from them eventually.
Read more »

COVID-19: AFRICA IS FORTUNATE – DROGBA

Chelsea legend Didier Drogba has said thatAfrica is lucky that the impact of the dreaded COVID-19 pandemic was not severe on the continent in comparison with other continents like Europe and Asia.

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E0Yt94TWEAITPLt.jpg

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E0Yt94TWEAITPLt.jpg

Didier Drogba spoke to media portal africa news about Covid-19 and the African continent as he also spoke about the state of governance on the continent.
Read more »