Drogba gunning for United

2014-10-24 12:18

Chelsea striker Didier Drogba says he is ready to face Man United on Sunday and would welcome the chance to spearhead the attack.

Chelsea beat Maribor in style

2014-10-21 23:02

Chelsea have crushed Maribor in a predictably one-sided Champions League Group G match at Stamford Bridge.

Drogba injury blow for Blues

2014-08-11 11:31

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho faces a dilemma after striker Didier Drogba suffered an ankle injury which could put him out for up to six months.

Drogba still has killer instinct

2014-08-01 12:34

Didier Drogba will still strike fear into defenders when he begins his second spell at Chelsea says Jose Mourinho.

Drogba returns to Chelsea

2014-07-25 21:34

English Premier League giants Chelsea announced that former striker Didier Drogba has returned to the club on a one-year contract.

EPL transfer updates

2014-07-10 10:35

The SWC is almost over but the movement in this transfer market has just begun. Read on to see who's going where.

Ivory Coast blitz past Japan

2014-06-15 05:26

Two quickfire headed goals from Wilfried Bony and Gervinho have helped Ivory Coast recover to beat Japan in Group C action at the SWC.

2014 SWC preview: Group C

2014-06-03 14:32

Sport24's Wade Pretorius previews Group C at the 2014 Soccer World Cup and predicts success for the Ivory Coast.

Drogba back at the Bridge?

2014-05-19 13:13

Didier Drogba has confirmed he will be leaving Galatasaray with talks suggesting a possible return to Stamford Bridge.

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: Chelsea as strong as ever

2014-10-23 12:45

Didier Drogba believes this Chelsea side is as strong as the one that beat Manchester United 10 years ago.

Wenger rues missing out on Ronaldo

2014-09-19 10:53

Long-serving Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has revealed two players who he regrets not signing for the London club.

Drogba quits Ivory Coast

2014-08-08 15:42

Ivory Coast striker Didier Drogba announced his international retirement after scoring 61 goals in 103 appearances for his country.

Drogba dreams of league title

2014-07-29 22:00

An excited Didier Drogba is back at Chelsea to try to help them end a five-year wait to land the English Premiership title.

Drogba in line for Chelsea return

2014-07-21 13:30

Didier Drogba is in line for a sensational return to the English Premiership with Chelsea looking to sign the striker.

Miserable SWC start for Africa

2014-06-18 10:17

Defeat for Algeria completed a miserable start for Africa at the SWC with only the heroics of striker Didier Drogba to enthuse over.

Brazilians in wonder of Drogba

2014-06-14 20:59

Brazil's philosophy teachers are firmly behind another leading striker - Didier Drogba of the Ivory Coast.

Last SWC chance for Drogba

2014-05-30 19:30

Didier Drogba may be looking at his best chance of reaching the knockout stage in what will surely be the striker's final SWC.

Drogba on his way to Brazil

2014-05-13 17:00

Veteran striker Dider Drogba heads up the Ivory Coast's provisional 28-man squad for the World Cup finals in Brazil.

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.

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