Drogba to 'respect' Chelsea

2014-03-17 22:16

Didier Drogba admits he is unlikely to celebrate if he scores on his emotional return to Chelsea in the Champions League.

Drogba in trouble for gesture

2013-12-08 13:00

The Turkish Football Federation has summoned Didier Drogba and Emmanuel Eboue for paying homage to Nelson Mandela.

Drogba on target for Gala

2013-10-23 23:23

Galatasaray's Ivorian duo Didier Drogba and Emmanuel Eboue has helped them to a comfortable win over FC Copenhagen.

Drogba robbed in hotel

2013-06-20 10:17

Ivory Coast captain Didier Drogba was robbed at a hotel in Abidjan while on holiday in the country last week, according to a report.

Drogba: Bring back Mourinho

2013-04-03 13:35

Former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba believes ex-manager Jose Mourinho has "unfinished business" at the club.

Elephants drop Drogba

2013-03-16 16:54

Ivory Coast coach Sabri Lamouchi has named his list of players called up to face Gambia next weekend, without Didier Drogba.

Drogba backing Super Eagles

2013-02-05 07:46

Ivory Coast captain Didier Drogba praised the Nigerian team after they lost to them in a 2013 AFCON quarter-final match.

Drogba fails again at AFCON

2013-02-04 09:51

Didier Drogba came up short again at the AFCON in what was likely his last chance to win the title with Ivory Coast.

Galatasaray confirm Drogba deal

2013-01-28 22:11

Turkish club Galatasaray have agreed with Shanghai Shenhua to sign former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba.

Drogba: It's about the team

2013-01-16 21:37

Ivory Coast captain Didier Drogba says his team's desperate search for a long-awaited African Cup title won't just revolve around him.

Drogba favoured for top award

2012-11-23 18:52

Didier Drogba is the favourite to win the African player of the year after CAF named a five player shortlist for the award.

Drogba to thwart Eng plans?

2012-11-12 19:23

Didier Drogba is involved in a tug of war with England over winger Wilfried Zaha, who has just called up by Roy Hodgson.

Drogba signing boosts crowds

2012-09-21 08:00

Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua are reaping the rewards after signing Didier Drogba - with crowds at home games up 30%.

Hero's welcome for Drogba

2012-07-14 10:21

Ivory Coast striker Didier Drogba was given a hero's welcome as he arrived in Shanghai, China to start a two-and-a-half year stint.

Date set for Drogba's arrival

2012-06-29 10:36

Football star Didier Drogba will arrive in China by July 13 "at the latest" to join Shanghai Shenhua, the team's coach has said.

Drogba tops China wage bill

2012-06-18 10:35

Shanghai Shenhua have offered Didier Drogba in excess of R2.5m a week to play for the club, according to reports.

Drogba's China talks on track

2012-05-23 14:29

Shanghai Shenhua's talks with Chelsea striker Didier Drogba are continuing "just as planned", according to reports.

Drogba leaving Chelsea: report

2012-05-21 20:21

Ivory Coast great Didier Drogba has told his Chelsea team-mates he is leaving the newly-crowned Champions League winners.

Drogba denies Barcelona move

2012-05-19 07:10

Chelsea's Didier Drogba has denied reports linking him with Barcelona as he prepares for the Champions League final.

Terry: Keep Di Matteo, Drogba

2012-05-06 09:39

Chelsea captain John Terry has called on Roman Abramovich to ensure Roberto Di Matteo and Didier Drogba remain at Stamford Bridge.

No Shanghai move for Drogba

2012-05-04 11:04

Nicolas Anelka has hinted that his former team-mate Didier Drogba would not be joining him at the Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua.

Drogba no cheat - Pique

2012-04-23 20:06

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has leapt to the defence of Chelsea striker Didier Drogba ahead of their CL semi-final second leg.

Drogba could miss semi-final

2012-04-20 16:03

Roberto Di Matteo has said Drogba could miss Chelsea's Champions League return match against Barcelona with a knee injury.

Chelsea reach FA Cup final

2012-04-16 07:06

Chelsea have sealed a meeting with Liverpool in the FA Cup final after thrashing London rivals Tottenham at Wembley Stadium.

Elephants march into quarters

2012-01-27 08:53

Ivory Coast's quest for a second AFCON title received a boost when Didier Drogba's Elephants marched into the quarter-finals.


Mourinho 'enemies' with Drogba

2014-02-23 14:06

Chelsea will find it strange to be up against their Champions League-winning hero Didier Drogba with Galatasaray.

CAF names player of year list

2013-11-15 20:37

Didier Drogba and Yaya Toure have been named in a 25-man shortlist for the African Footballer of the Year for 2013.

Drogba on target for Ivorians

2013-10-12 22:00

Didier Drogba set the tone with an early penalty as the Ivory Coast beat Senegal in the first leg of their African World Cup playoff.

Drogba hits out at racist fans

2013-05-14 13:30

Galatasaray striker Didier Drogba has hit out at racist Fenerbahce fans who bombarded him with monkey chants last weekend.

Real wary of Drogba, Sneijder

2013-04-02 21:19

Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho warned of the danger Galatasaray's Didier Drogba and Wesley Sneijder will pose to his side.

Drogba scores on debut

2013-02-16 11:09

Didier Drogba came off the bench to score on his Galatasaray debut as his new Turkish side defeated bottom-club Akhisar.

AFCON dream is over: Drogba

2013-02-04 11:10

Captain Didier Drogba says the chances of he and a golden generation of Ivory Coast players ever lifting the AFCON has gone for good.

Ivory Coast fight back to draw

2013-01-30 21:17

Tournament favourites and Group D winners Ivory Coast battled back from two goals down to draw with already-eliminated Algeria.

Drogba to join Galatasaray

2013-01-27 19:44

Ivory Coast captain and former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba has left Shanghai Shenhua for Galatasaray, a Turkish broadcaster says.

Drogba: Yaya deserved crown

2012-12-22 08:39

Ivory Coast's Didier Drogba was disappointed not to win 2012 African Player of the Year award, but congratulated winner Yaya Toure.

Drogba loan request rejected

2012-11-22 18:13

FIFA has turned down a request from Didier Drogba to be to leave Shanghai Shenhua on loan, ending speculation of a Chelsea move.

Jose: Chelsea need Drogba

2012-09-22 12:14

Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho believes that his former club Chelsea could struggle this season without striker Didier Drogba.

Drogba could miss Man U clash

2012-07-24 17:44

Shanghai Shenhua signing Didier Drogba may not play in his side's high-profile friendly against Manchester United due to a back injury.

Drogba expected in China

2012-07-10 13:17

Didier Drogba will arrive in China on Saturday to take up his new role at Shanghai Shenhua, his club has confirmed.

Drogba signs for Chinese club

2012-06-20 10:24

Chelsea and Ivory Coast idol Didier Drogba has signed a two-and-a-half-year deal with Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua.

Drogba 'mobbed' at torch relay

2012-05-23 19:32

Chelsea's Champions League hero Didier Drogba has been given a rapturous welcome by fans while carrying the Olympic flame.

Drogba confirms Chelsea exit

2012-05-22 16:23

Ivory Coast striker Didier Drogba has confirmed he will leave newly-crowned European champions Chelsea at the end of June.

Chelsea to hold Drogba talks

2012-05-20 17:18

Chelsea chairperson Bruce Buck says the club will hold talks with forward Didier Drogba about a new contract next week.

Bayern boss wary of Drogba

2012-05-18 17:57

Bayern Munich coach Jupp Heynckes has branded Didier Drogba an "outstanding actor" ahead of the Champions League final.

Chelsea win FA Cup final

2012-05-05 20:15

Chelsea have beaten Liverpool to win the FA Cup for the fourth time in six seasons, thanks to goals from Ramires and Didier Drogba.

Fan banned after Drogba slur

2012-05-02 21:13

A British man has been banned from attending soccer matches for three years after racially abusing Chelsea striker Didier Drogba.

Drogba on course for Barca

2012-04-22 08:51

Chelsea manager Roberto Di Matteo is increasingly confident Didier Drogba will win his fitness battle and face Barcelona next week.

Chelsea hold off Barcelona

2012-04-18 22:47

Chelsea have kept free-scoring Lionel Messi in check to secure a win over Barcelona in their Champions League semi-final first leg.

Drogba to join Anelka in China?

2012-02-16 21:36

Nicolas Anelka says he could soon be joined at Shanghai Shenhua by former Chelsea team-mate Didier Drogba.

Ivory Coast down Sudan

2012-01-22 20:05

Didier Drogba scored as pre-tournament favourites Ivory Coast opened their African Cup of Nations campaign with victory over Sudan.

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