My partnership with Drogba will be a hit: Torres

Striker Fernando Torres, who had a bad time since joining Chelsea, has insisted that his partnership with Didier Drogba will soon be a big hit.

`Mainstay’ Drogba still needed at Chelsea: Gourlay

Chelsea striker Didier Drogba will not be leaving the club this season, according to the club’s chief executive Ron Gourlay.

Drogba double leads Ivory Coast into Nations Cup finals

Drogba`s double helps Ivory Coast progress from the African Nations Cup preliminaries to next year`s finals.

Striker Drogba returns to action for Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast striker Didier Drogba enjoyed a winning return to international football against Mali in his first match since last year`s World Cup.

Arsenal is ‘bit afraid of Drogba’, says Ancelotti

Ahead of the Chelsea-Arsenal Premier League clash, Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti has said that Arsenal are running scared of his striker Didier Drogba.

Drogba demands end to Ivory Coast violence

Ivory Coast soccer star Didier Drogba demanded an end to the political violence in the African state.

Drogba pays penalty as Chelsea held by Spurs

Chelsea striker Didier Drogba missed as champions` poor run continued with a draw at Tottenham.

Drogba set for emotional Marseille return

Chelsea striker Didier Drogba will try not to let his heart rule his head when he makes his eagerly awaited comeback at the Stade Velodrome for Wednesday’s Champions League clash against Olympique Marseille.

I`ll get back on goal trail after malaria, says Drogba

Chelsea striker Didier Drogba is confident he will soon be back in his best goal-scoring form after his long-running illness was finally diagnosed as malaria this week.

Drogba recovered from malaria, says coach Ancelotti

Chelsea striker Didier Drogba has made a full recovery after he was diagnosed with malaria, coach Carlo Ancelotti said on Tuesday.

Drogba and Lampard ruled out of Villa clash

Chelsea will be without star striker Didier Drogba and key midfielder Frank Lampard when the Premier League champions face Aston Villa on Saturday.

Drogba chasing first hat-trick of hat-tricks since 1946

Record-chasing Chelsea striker Didier Drogba will bid to become the first player in 64 years to claim three successive hat-tricks.

Chelsea`s Drogba doubtful for season opener

Didier Drogba is set to miss Premier League opener after undergoing groin surgery.

Eriksson suggests Drogba will start against Brazil

Ivory Coast`s trainer Sven-Goran Eriksson has hinted that striker Didier Drogba may be fit to start in their second World Cup game against Brazil on Sunday in Johannesburg despite a fractured arm.

Drogba poised for Brazil start

Ivory Coast captain Didier Drogba is poised to face Brazil in Sunday`s World Cup clash despite having broken his arm, coach Sven-Goran Eriksson said.

Drogba doubts temper Elephants` roar

Ivory Coast`s Elephants face a challenge of jumbo proportions against Portugal in Group G in a game where the points may hinge on the fitness of their talismanic striker Didier Drogba.

Ivorian hopes hang on Drogba health

With Brazil massive favourites and North Korea the rank outsiders the pivotal issue in World Cup Group G could be decided in its first game in Port Elizabeth when Ivory Coast take on Portugal.

Drogba back at training in boost for Ivory Coast

Didier Drogba has returned to training just days after surgery on a broken arm and could be considered for Ivory Coast`s opening World Cup match against Portugal.

Drogba to rejoin Ivory Coast team mates

Didier Drogba will rejoin the Ivory Coast World Cup squad on Monday after weekend surgery on a fractured arm, the Ivorian Football Federation said.

Drogba surgery successful, say Ivory Coast

The operation on striker Didier Drogba`s injured elbow has been a success.