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TERRY, DROGBA MENTIONED AS BEST PLAYERS

John Terry and Didier Drogba have both been mentioned as the best players  during Frank Lampard’s professional football career in the colours of club and country.

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In an interview with Manchester United legend Gary Neville on Sky Sports, Lampard was asked to name the best player he played alongsidefor club or country and he was unable to separate Didier Drogba and John Terry. The Chelsea legend told Neville that he would rather stick with the two names than pick one. According to him,he has to share the accolade between Didier Drogba and John Terry. Lampard said that Ivorian football legend Drogba was the man for the big occasion while they were together at Chelsea and that Terry was the leader and that he drove the dressing room.
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DROGBA: SALAH FAILS TO EXTEND LEAD

Egyptian national team talisman Mohamed Salah failed to extend his lead over Didier Drogba on the African players’ scoring chart as he was not on the scoresheet for Liverpool during the disappointing 2-2 draw with Brighton and Hove Albion on Saturday.

Salah was on 107 Premier League goals and he had three more goals than Ivorian football legend Didier Drogba. Chelsea legend Didier Drogba is on 104 goals as regards Premier League football. At the end of the Brighton game, the three-goal gap between Salah and Drogba was maintained. Read more »

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

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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.

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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.
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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.

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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.
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