Didier Drogba

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After the 3-1 defeat to Napoli on Tuesday night, Chelsea's season hangs in the balance. The Stamford Bridge outfit are currently in fifth place in the Premier League, and a trophyless season with no Champions League next term is a possibility that the club may have to face. With the amount of investment the London…
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Chelsea return to European action on Tuesday night with a difficult trip to take on Napoli in Italy. Walter Mazzarri's men have evolved over the last 18 months into a finely-tuned and dangerous outfit, and the English side will have to be disciplined and stringent at the back to ensure they do not suffer the…
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Chelsea travel to Italy to take on Napoli on Tuesday night in the first leg of their Champions League last 16 tie; the English outfit will need to be at their best to contain one of Europe's top attacking sides. Napoli qualified for this stage of the competition by progressing through 'the group of death'…
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Over the past four/five seasons in the Premier League, ask any defender about their most feared striker, and many would have said Didier Drogba. The 33-year-old striker has been simply devastating in England since joining from Marseille in 2004. He struck 37 goals in 44 games during the 2009/10 season, to embed himself as one…
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In an ironic turn of events, QPR and Chelsea have been paired together in the FA Cup fourth round. The racism scandal that engulfed the sport the last time the teams met is sure to be focussed upon, but both teams will be eager to progress to the next round. QPR are under new management,…
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chelseafc.comCurrent position: 4th Money: £20 million. It has hardly been the best of seasons for new Chelsea boss Andre Villas-Boas. Slipping down the Premier League table after back-to-back home defeats to Arsenal and Liverpool, but qualification for the next round of the Champions League has at last brought some relief to West London. Fernando Torres…
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Chelsea and Manchester City go head-to-head in the Premier League fixture of the round this Monday, with both in need of the three points to maintain their individual title ambitions. Chelsea have put a questionable run of form behind them to get back on track with consecutive league victories over Wolves and Newcastle, and progression…
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chelseafc.comChelsea striker Didier Drogba has urged his team-mates to get behind Andre Villas-Boas ahead of Tuesday’s crucial Champions League tie against Valencia. The Blues need to secure a 0-0 draw or win at Stamford Bridge in order to quality and ease the pressure on their rookie boss. Drogba said: “You have to remember it’s the…
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Tottenham boss Harry Redknapp has admitted that should the opportunity to sign Didier Drogba from Chelsea arise, he would be interested. The Ivory Coast international is in the last year of his contract at Stamford Bridge, and has recently turned down the offer of a one-year extension. With a January exit in the offing, the…
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chelseafc.comDidier Drogba’s agent has revealed the striker has rejected Chelsea’s offer of a one-year contract extension as he is determined to go ‘where he is offered the most money’. Drogba will walk away from Stamford Bridge for nothing when his current deal expires in the summer and it is unlikely he will move to Spain…
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Under-fire Chelsea need to get their season back up and running after a spate of recent defeats, and Wolves are the visitors to Stamford Bridge on Saturday. Football betting odds on Andre Villas Boas being dismissed have shortened, and the Portuguese coach is under increasing pressure. Chelsea have thrown away good early season form to…
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Chelsea - chelseafc.comChelsea strikers Nicolas Anelka and Didier Drogba are hoping to return to the team for the Champions League tie against Genk on Tuesday evening. After ineffective performances from Fernando Torres and Daniel Sturridge after the Blues lost 5-3 to Arsenal, the Frenchman is keen to regain fitness in time whilst the Ivorian returns…