Didier Drogba

Mohamed Salah equals Didier Drogba's Premier League record

Mohamed Salah equals Didier Drogba's Premier League record

Liverpool star Mohamed Salah equalled the record for goals by an African in an English Premier League season when he scored his 29th in a weekend win at Crystal Palace.

Apr 02, 2018, 17:04 PM IST
Like father, like son: Didier Drogba's 17-year-old son Isaac to play for Ligue 1 side Guingamp

Like father, like son: Didier Drogba's 17-year-old son Isaac to play for Ligue 1 side Guingamp

Like Drogba, who began his career playing for Guingamp and later moved on to become a legend with Chelsea, his son too is set to start in similar fashion.  

Feb 20, 2018, 11:12 AM IST
Former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba to retire in 2018

Former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba to retire in 2018

Former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba will retire from the sport following the conclusion of the next United Soccer League (USL) season in November 2018.

Nov 15, 2017, 16:24 PM IST
Didier Drogba signs for US second tier club Phoenix Rising

Didier Drogba signs for US second tier club Phoenix Rising

Drogba's arrival in Arizona comes after a turbulent spell with MLS side Montreal Impact came to an end last season.

Apr 13, 2017, 10:30 AM IST
EPIC DUEL: Hours after Chelsea's defeat to Arsenal, Didier Drogba caught in heated exchange with fans — WATCH

EPIC DUEL: Hours after Chelsea's defeat to Arsenal, Didier Drogba caught in heated exchange with fans — WATCH

Hours ago, Drogba, having witnessed Chelsea succumb to Arsenal for the first time in five years, took on Gunners striker Theo Walcott on Twitter.

Sep 25, 2016, 20:51 PM IST
Didier Drogba denies retirement report​

Didier Drogba denies retirement report​

 Didier Drogba said he was still in discussions with Major League Soccer outfit, who he joined last year.

Jan 08, 2016, 00:13 AM IST
Sporting world shows solidarity after ghastly Paris attacks

Sporting world shows solidarity after ghastly Paris attacks

Sports icons showed their solidarity and mourned after Paris terrorist attacks.

Nov 14, 2015, 18:43 PM IST
Want to retire with 'dignity': Cristiano Ronaldo

Want to retire with 'dignity': Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo has said he wants to end his career "with dignity" in a top club.

Nov 14, 2015, 17:18 PM IST
Didier Drogba scores hat-trick in Montreal victory

Didier Drogba scores hat-trick in Montreal victory

Didier Drogba scored a hat-trick in his second Major League Soccer match as he helped the Montreal Impact beat Chicago Fire 4-3 on Saturday.

Sep 06, 2015, 13:24 PM IST
Didier Drogba makes MLS debut in Montreal's home loss

Didier Drogba makes MLS debut in Montreal's home loss

Former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba made a tame Major League Soccer debut for Montreal Impact in their 1-0 home loss to Philadelphia Union on Saturday.

Aug 23, 2015, 12:01 PM IST
Premier League 2015-16: Jose Mourinho bites tongue over Thibaut Courtois' red card

Premier League 2015-16: Jose Mourinho bites tongue over Thibaut Courtois' red card

Jose Mourinho delivered a clear sign he was fuming about the decision that cost Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois a red card and handed Swansea the chance to secure a 2-2 draw from the penalty spot on Saturday.

Aug 09, 2015, 06:15 AM IST

Major League Soccer's tryst with Europe's ageing elite has been a starry affair

Europe's elite footballers in their twilight have found a fashionable cushion to rest on and enjoy the sound benefit of materialism.

Aug 07, 2015, 14:46 PM IST
Didier Drogba relishing 'beautiful challenge' of MLS

Didier Drogba relishing 'beautiful challenge' of MLS

Didier Drogba said he is looking forward to the "beautiful challenge" of finishing his career in Major League Soccer after being unveiled before hundreds of Montreal Impact fans here Thursday.

Jul 31, 2015, 09:29 AM IST
Helder Postiga to be Atletico de Kolkata marquee

Helder Postiga to be Atletico de Kolkata marquee

Putting an end to speculation, defending champions Atletico de Kolkata on Wednesday unveiled 32-year-old Portuguese World Cupper Helder Postiga as their marquee player for the second edition of the Indian Super League football tournament.

Jul 29, 2015, 15:20 PM IST
MLS club Montreal Impact rope in Didier Drogba

MLS club Montreal Impact rope in Didier Drogba

Canadian football club Montreal Impact who play in Major League Soccer (MLS) have announced the signing of Didier Drogba, in a trade with Chicago Fire.

Jul 28, 2015, 21:12 PM IST
Didier Drogba joins Montreal Impact in MLS transfer

Didier Drogba joins Montreal Impact in MLS transfer

Former Chelsea star Didier Drogba joined Major League Soccer`s Montreal Impact on Monday, the Ivory Coast striker signing with the Canadian club after a rights transfer from the Chicago Fire.

Jul 28, 2015, 08:32 AM IST
Jose Mourinho backs Didier Drogba MLS switch

Jose Mourinho backs Didier Drogba MLS switch

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has backed Didier Drogba to make a success of a move to Major League Soccer after reports linking the Blues legend to a career swansong in North America.

Jul 22, 2015, 08:11 AM IST
MLS makes offer to star striker Didier Drogba: Report

MLS makes offer to star striker Didier Drogba: Report

Didier Drogba, the 37-year-old striker who called it quits for Chelsea earlier this year, is being wooed by Major League Soccer but has competition from Qatar, ESPN reported Friday.

Jul 18, 2015, 09:01 AM IST
Demba Ba joins China`s Shanghai Shenhua

Demba Ba joins China`s Shanghai Shenhua

Former Chelsea forward Demba Ba has signed for Didier Drogba`s old club Shanghai Shenhua in a deal that was reported Sunday to be a "possible" record for the Chinese Super League.

Jun 28, 2015, 16:30 PM IST
Diego Costa can fill Didier Drogba's shoes: Chelsea's Gary Cahill

Diego Costa can fill Didier Drogba's shoes: Chelsea's Gary Cahill

Chelsea defender Gary Cahill on Wednesday said Spanish forward Diego Costa can fill the shoes of Didier Drogba at the English Premier League (EPL) side after the Ivorian announced his departure.

May 27, 2015, 15:02 PM IST

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