Didier Drogba

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Chelsea FC
The early verdictwith three goals in total. He looks a right menace on the pitch, and has so fa
The early verdict
Chelsea FC / Posted 13 hours ago
with three goals in total. He looks a right menace on the pitch, and has so far displayed a hunger which reminds me of Didier Drogba. Batshuayi is eager to get among the goals, and having gotten off the mark, he’s sure to be even keener on... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Something For The Weekend (542need to make it into the play-offs. Naturally, desire coalesced into rumour and
Something For The Weekend (542
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 13 hours ago
need to make it into the play-offs. Naturally, desire coalesced into rumour and helped along by something Dr X Tweeted, Didier Drogba was soon being reported as having been spotted in Birmingham. Who, at 38 years young, is still banging them in... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Move over Timmy Cahill, Ben is the super striker in showbe.” Ben's incredible feat would no doubt impress his football idols, Australi
Move over Timmy Cahill, Ben is the super striker in show
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 20 hours ago
be.” Ben's incredible feat would no doubt impress his football idols, Australia's Tim Cahill and Chelsea's former champion Didier Drogba. And on top of his prolific scoring with Nerimbera, the 15-year-old also scored the lion's share of goals for... Read more
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TSN
401 Derby highlights MLS Rivalry Weekdown. Head coach Greg Vanney will most likely turn to the latter formation havi
401 Derby highlights MLS Rivalry Week
TSN / Posted yesterday
down. Head coach Greg Vanney will most likely turn to the latter formation having played mid-week and looking to contain Didier Drogba leading the Montreal line. Three centre-halves with Steven Beitashour and Justin Morrow at full-back looks to... Read more
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This Is Futbol
West Ham United in talks to sign Premier League forwardsince he signed for the Blues, having had to settle for a backseat role behind
West Ham United in talks to sign Premier League forward
This Is Futbol / Posted yesterday
since he signed for the Blues, having had to settle for a backseat role behind higher-profile forwards like Diego Costa and Didier Drogba. With West Ham’s striking trio of Andre Ayew, Andy Carroll and Diafra Sakho all currently out with long-term... Read more
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TSN
Camara's late marker lifts Impact to draw with DCUscoring chance in open play. Their best chance was in the 11th minute where a
Camara's late marker lifts Impact to draw with DCU
TSN / Posted 2 days ago
scoring chance in open play. Their best chance was in the 11th minute where a series of quick passes in the middle saw Didier Drogba slip the ball to Hernan Bernardello in alone, but goalie Bill Hamid shot out a hand to deflect the ball... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Camara goal gives Impact 1-1 draw with D.C., ends two-game losing runscoring chance in open play. Their best chance was in the 11th minute where a
Camara goal gives Impact 1-1 draw with D.C., ends two-game losing run
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
scoring chance in open play. Their best chance was in the 11th minute where a series of quick passes in the middle saw Didier Drogba slip the ball to Hernan Bernardello in alone, but goalie Bill Hamid shot out a hand to deflect the ball... Read more
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HITC Sport
Forgotten Leeds United ace Ross Turnbull would be solution to Nottingham Forest problemin with his own ideas, and a move to Forest, who need additions, could be a per
Forgotten Leeds United ace Ross Turnbull would be solution to Nottingham Forest problem
HITC Sport / Posted 2 days ago
in with his own ideas, and a move to Forest, who need additions, could be a perfect solution for all parties. Chelsea's Didier Drogba (L), Ross Turnbull, John Terry (C), Ashley Cole (3rd R), Raul Meireles (2nd R) and Jose Bosingwa parade the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mourinho’s giants could have the edgethe originator. Everyone had to get bigger because of Arsenal and it was not a
Mourinho’s giants could have the edge
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
the originator. Everyone had to get bigger because of Arsenal and it was not a point lost on Mourinho. Michael Ballack, Didier Drogba, Petr Cech, Nemanja Matic – Mourinho made sure that no rival could bully Chelsea. He has transferred that... Read more
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Soccer Lens
Diego Costa or Michy Batshuayi: A Crucial Decision for Antonio Conte at Chelseafans still fail to accept it. Not their fault, as some have never had anything
Diego Costa or Michy Batshuayi: A Crucial Decision for Antonio Conte at Chelsea
Soccer Lens / Posted 2 days ago
fans still fail to accept it. Not their fault, as some have never had anything different. They’ve had the legendary Didier Drogba, a wonder on form but also one who could turn out like a rhino on skates. They’ve also had Romelu Lukaku, a... Read more
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RTE News
Opinion: Keane will leave unmatched Irish legacystriker sits comfortably above some of the biggest names in football in the int
Opinion: Keane will leave unmatched Irish legacy
RTE News / Posted 2 days ago
striker sits comfortably above some of the biggest names in football in the international scoring charts. David Villa, Didier Drogba, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Lionel Messi, Thierry Henry and both of the Ronaldo’s are all behind Keane’s 67 goals for... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jose Mourinho's giants could be head and shoulders above the restthe originator. Everyone had to get bigger because of Arsenal and it was not a
Jose Mourinho's giants could be head and shoulders above the rest
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
the originator. Everyone had to get bigger because of Arsenal and it was not a point lost on Mourinho. Michael Ballack, Didier Drogba, Petr Cech, Nemanja Matic — Mourinho made sure that no rival could bully Chelsea. He has transferred that... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
United-Montreal previewSaturday. Still, Montreal has been steady at home, going 6-6-3, and possesses
United-Montreal preview
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 3 days ago
Saturday. Still, Montreal has been steady at home, going 6-6-3, and possesses two of the league's most explosive playmakers in Ignacio Piatti and Didier Drogba. Piatti is fourth in MLS with 13 goals and Drogba has eight in 15 MLS games this se... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
United-Montreal previewSaturday. Still, Montreal has been steady at home, going 6-6-3, and possesses
United-Montreal preview
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 days ago
Saturday. Still, Montreal has been steady at home, going 6-6-3, and possesses two of the league's most explosive playmakers in Ignacio Piatti and Didier Drogba. Piatti is fourth in MLS with 13 goals and Drogba has eight in 15 MLS games this se... Read more
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TSN
Struggling Impact hope to rebound against Unitedon July 31 in Washington. That game saw Hernan Bernardello tie the game in the
Struggling Impact hope to rebound against United
TSN / Posted 3 days ago
on July 31 in Washington. That game saw Hernan Bernardello tie the game in the 86th minute with Montreal down a man after Didier Drogba was sent off in the 81st for kneeing an opponent. "It wasn't one of our better performances," said Bush. "It... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Struggling Impact hope to get game back on track as D.C. visits Saputo Stadiumon July 31 in Washington. That game saw Hernan Bernardello tie the game in the
Struggling Impact hope to get game back on track as D.C. visits Saputo Stadium
Brandon Sun / Posted 3 days ago
on July 31 in Washington. That game saw Hernan Bernardello tie the game in the 86th minute with Montreal down a man after Didier Drogba was sent off in the 81st for kneeing an opponent. "It wasn't one of our better performances," said Bush. "It... Read more
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soccersweep
Didier Drogba reacts to rumours he’s about to sign for Aston Villa – Soccersweepa marquee signing were always going to be a little unrealistic, but that didn’t
Didier Drogba reacts to rumours he’s about to sign for Aston Villa – Soccersweep
soccersweep / Posted 3 days ago
a marquee signing were always going to be a little unrealistic, but that didn’t stop someone somewhere from reporting that Didier Drogba was about to sign for the Villains. The Chelsea legend, a Champions League winner and Ivory Coast... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Fulham ahead of West Ham, Crystal Palace for Cyriac Gohi Bipromotion push. Oostende do not want to sell their top scorer but it is unders
Fulham ahead of West Ham, Crystal Palace for Cyriac Gohi Bi
tribalfootball.com / Posted 3 days ago
promotion push. Oostende do not want to sell their top scorer but it is understood Cyriac, 26, has told them he wants the move. It is understood a bid of £2.5m would be enough to seal the deal for a player once hailed as the next Didier... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Championship transfer gossip: Drogba dismisses Villa speculationat who's been linked with who and who's going where among Nottingham Forest's C
Championship transfer gossip: Drogba dismisses Villa speculation
Nottingham Post / Posted 3 days ago
at who's been linked with who and who's going where among Nottingham Forest's Championship rivals. Former Chelsea star Didier Drogba has dismissed speculation he is heading to Aston Villa. Yesterday, Villa chairman Tony Xia told fans the club... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Liverpool next? Why the Far East is growing its influence in footballhas seen most transfers to China follow a similar pattern; older players, past
Liverpool next? Why the Far East is growing its influence in football
TEAMTalk / Posted 3 days ago
has seen most transfers to China follow a similar pattern; older players, past their best, looking for one last payday. Didier Drogba, Nicolas Anelka, Demba Ba, Paulinho and Obafemi Martins all sort of following that trend. Then there is the... Read more
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Off The Post
Chelsea legend rejects Aston Villa transfer speculationJust come out of training at Chelsea legend Didier Drogba has dismissed specul
Chelsea legend rejects Aston Villa transfer speculation
Off The Post / Posted 3 days ago
Just come out of training at Chelsea legend Didier Drogba has dismissed speculation that he is on the verge of a return to English football with Aston Villa. The Ivorian veteran is currently plying his trade in Major League Soccer with Montreal... Read more
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Goal.com
MLS 'attractive' to Wayne Rooney - Timbers owneralready attracted the likes of former Premier League stars Steven Gerrard and F
MLS 'attractive' to Wayne Rooney - Timbers owner
Goal.com / Posted 3 days ago
already attracted the likes of former Premier League stars Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard, as well as Kaka, Andrea Pirlo, Didier Drogba and David Villa. Big-spending Chinese clubs are rivalling American teams, but Paulson said there was more than... Read more
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Soccer Way
MLS ´attractive´ to Rooney - Timbers owneralready attracted the likes of former Premier League stars Steven Gerrard and F
MLS ´attractive´ to Rooney - Timbers owner
Soccer Way / Posted 4 days ago
already attracted the likes of former Premier League stars Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard, as well as Kaka, Andrea Pirlo, Didier Drogba and David Villa. Big-spending Chinese clubs are rivalling American teams, but Paulson said there was more than... Read more
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soccernews
MLS ´attractive´ to Rooney - Timbers owneralready attracted the likes of former Premier League stars Steven Gerrard and F
MLS ´attractive´ to Rooney - Timbers owner
soccernews / Posted 4 days ago
already attracted the likes of former Premier League stars Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard, as well as Kaka, Andrea Pirlo, Didier Drogba and David Villa. Big-spending Chinese clubs are rivalling American teams, but Paulson said there was more than... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Chelsea turn to AC Milan's Romagnolistill has three years left, Tottenham's powers that be "want to secure his long
Chelsea turn to AC Milan's Romagnoli
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 4 days ago
still has three years left, Tottenham's powers that be "want to secure his long-term future," the Mirror says.Tap-ins - Didier Drogba won't be making a surprise move to the Championship anytime soon. The Montreal Impact striker took to Twitter... Read more
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soccernews
Drogba dismisses Villa rumoursMontreal Impact striker Montreal Impact Didier Drogba has laughed off reports l
Drogba dismisses Villa rumours
soccernews / Posted 4 days ago
Montreal Impact striker Montreal Impact Didier Drogba has laughed off reports linking him with a move to Aston Villa. Social media went into overdrive when Villa owner Tony Xia claimed the Championship club were closing in on a “world class”... Read more
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Soccer Way
Drogba dismisses Villa rumours Montreal Impact striker Montreal Impact Didier Drogba has laughed off reports
Drogba dismisses Villa rumours
Soccer Way / Posted 4 days ago
Montreal Impact striker Montreal Impact Didier Drogba has laughed off reports linking him with a move to Aston Villa. Social media went into overdrive when Villa owner Tony Xia claimed the Championship club were... Read more
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Goal.com
Didier Drogba dismisses Aston Villa rumourswas linked with a move to the Championship side, but he was caught by surprise
Didier Drogba dismisses Aston Villa rumours
Goal.com / Posted 4 days ago
was linked with a move to the Championship side, but he was caught by surprise and denied being in negotiations Didier Drogba has laughed off reports linking him with a move to Aston Villa. Social media went into overdrive when Villa... Read more
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give me sport
Here's how Didier Drogba reacted to being linked with Aston Villa [Tweet]to say some of the names being linked were, perhaps just a tad, unrealistic. I
Here's how Didier Drogba reacted to being linked with Aston Villa [Tweet]
give me sport / Posted 4 days ago
to say some of the names being linked were, perhaps just a tad, unrealistic. In a turn for the bizarre, rumour had it that Didier Drogba - yes, the Didier Drogba, Chelsea and Ivory Coast legend - was about to sign on at Villa Park. Article... Read more
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sportsmole
Drogba laughs off Aston Villa reportsDidier Drogba has laughed off suggestions that he has been negotiating a move t
Drogba laughs off Aston Villa reports
sportsmole / Posted 4 days ago
Didier Drogba has laughed off suggestions that he has been negotiating a move to Aston Villa. On Monday afternoon, reports began to emerge that the former Chelsea forward was weighing up a surprise switch to the Championship outfit. Villa owner Dr... Read more
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birminghammail
Tony Xia responds to rumours Villa want Didier DrogbaAston Villa owner Tony Xia appears to have poured scorn on a random rumour link
Tony Xia responds to rumours Villa want Didier Drogba
birminghammail / Posted 4 days ago
Aston Villa owner Tony Xia appears to have poured scorn on a random rumour linking the club with Didier Drogba. And the former Chelsea striker has done likewise. Since Xia announced yesterday that Villa are closing in on a 'world class' striker,... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
David Accam strikes and inspires Chicago Fire to victoryand has now been ruled out for close to four months. While Accam was scoring i
David Accam strikes and inspires Chicago Fire to victory
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 5 days ago
and has now been ruled out for close to four months. While Accam was scoring in the game which featured Chelsea legend Didier Drogba, his Ghanaian compatriot Dominic Oduro watched the entire game from the Impact bench as he was unused by the... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Loss to Chicago like a cataclysm for the Impactgiven much space to express his qualities either as he was carefully surveyed i
Loss to Chicago like a cataclysm for the Impact
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 5 days ago
given much space to express his qualities either as he was carefully surveyed in the Fire’s tight defensive system. And Didier Drogba, save for some well taken free kicks, looked nothing like the player who scored a hat trick against Chicago... Read more
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livesoccertv
Stats: Aguero is better than Didier Drogba? Think againin only 152 apps. Many were quick to point out that Aguero boasts one more goa
Stats: Aguero is better than Didier Drogba? Think again
livesoccertv / Posted 5 days ago
in only 152 apps. Many were quick to point out that Aguero boasts one more goal than the tally of Chelsea legend Didier Drogba, with the Ivorian needing 102 more games to reach that feat. Aguero scored a brace vs. Stoke to take his EPL... Read more
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TSN
Fire shock struggling Impact for rare road winedge of the 18-yard box that goalie Evan Bush did well to tip off the bar. At
Fire shock struggling Impact for rare road win
TSN / Posted 6 days ago
edge of the 18-yard box that goalie Evan Bush did well to tip off the bar. At the other end, Sean Johnson leapt to push a Didier Drogba free kick over the crossbar and made a sharp save on a blast from directly in front by Ignacio Piatti. Drogba... Read more
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give me sport
Frank Lampard reveals Chelsea legends WhatsApp group and what they discusstheir current squad still has some way to go before they will be viewed on the
Frank Lampard reveals Chelsea legends WhatsApp group and what they discuss
give me sport / Posted 6 days ago
their current squad still has some way to go before they will be viewed on the same level as recent club legends such as Didier Drogba, Petr Cech and Frank Lampard. That trio, alongside the likes of current captain John Terry, helped the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Chicago-Montreal previewof their home fans. Montreal is 6-2-3 at Stade Staputo this season, and it is
Chicago-Montreal preview
KECI Missoula / Posted 7 days ago
of their home fans. Montreal is 6-2-3 at Stade Staputo this season, and it is rich with playmakers. Ignacio Piatti and Didier Drogba are having big seasons. Piatti is fourth in MLS with 13 goals, and Drogba has found the net eight times,... Read more
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express
Chelsea legend Lampard ready to reignite rivalry with Liverpool hero Gerrard in MLS clasha famous baseball stadium in the middle of the Bronx in New York. “We have a g
Chelsea legend Lampard ready to reignite rivalry with Liverpool hero Gerrard in MLS clash
express / Posted 7 days ago
a famous baseball stadium in the middle of the Bronx in New York. “We have a group WhatsApp that we set up, myself, Ash, Didier [Drogba], John [Terry] and big Petr [Cech],” Lampard said after finishing the final session ahead of the game in... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Drogba recovers, Impact look to start busy stretch against struggling FireMONTREAL - Didier Drogba returned to training with the Montreal Impact on Frida
Drogba recovers, Impact look to start busy stretch against struggling Fire
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 days ago
MONTREAL - Didier Drogba returned to training with the Montreal Impact on Friday after missing a day with gastroenteritis and should be available to face one of his favourite opponents — the Chicago Fire. Five of the 19 goals the former Chelsea star... Read more
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Tottenham Hotspur FC
Spurs v Palace - key battle - Teddy Sheringham on Kane v Dann and Delaney 19 August 2016role in a one-up-front system. I could name probably three players who have don
Spurs v Palace - key battle - Teddy Sheringham on Kane v Dann and Delaney 19 August 2016
Tottenham Hotspur FC / Posted 7 days ago
role in a one-up-front system. I could name probably three players who have done it really well over the years - Hughes, Didier Drogba and Samuel Eto’o. Those three players did it their way and Harry does it his way. He’s shown us what he’s all... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Prem predictions: No agreement on Liverpool, Arsenal & Chelseahe dominated the game for a decade and just always had the knack of scoring a g
Prem predictions: No agreement on Liverpool, Arsenal & Chelsea
TEAMTalk / Posted 7 days ago
he dominated the game for a decade and just always had the knack of scoring a goal when we were in desperate need of one. Didier Drogba was also an absolute monster of a player, he had strength, pace and could score goals from almost anywhere on... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Jolly: Vardy, Mahrez could haunt Wengerin France for £450,000, just as Wenger bought Nicolas Anelka for £500,000 and G
Jolly: Vardy, Mahrez could haunt Wenger
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 8 days ago
in France for £450,000, just as Wenger bought Nicolas Anelka for £500,000 and Gael Clichy for £250,000 and considered Didier Drogba when he was priced at just £100,000. In subsequent years, Leicester became smarter at raiding France for... Read more
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sportsmole
Five stars of the men's Olympics so farhow long they can keep him is another question entirely. Powerful, strong in th
Five stars of the men's Olympics so far
sportsmole / Posted 11 days ago
how long they can keep him is another question entirely. Powerful, strong in the air, and a keen eye for a goal. The next Didier Drogba? Maybe. I'm not too sure if there are many superlatives left for the 20-year-old striker. The Santos man is... Read more
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Goal.com
'He's unstoppable!' - Pogba, Drogba and football reacts to Bolt's gold medalJustin Gatlin to the gold medal in Brazil on Sunday. As ever, Bolt earned furt
'He's unstoppable!' - Pogba, Drogba and football reacts to Bolt's gold medal
Goal.com / Posted 11 days ago
Justin Gatlin to the gold medal in Brazil on Sunday. As ever, Bolt earned further praise with another incredible achievement, and footballing heroes Paul Pogba, Didier Drogba and even Manchester United were quick to congratulate him. Compet... Read more
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UEFA News
UEFA Champions League - News – UEFA.comto accept defeat. After being coached by Mourinho, I became a warrior. He infec
UEFA Champions League - News – UEFA.com
UEFA News / Posted 12 days ago
to accept defeat. After being coached by Mourinho, I became a warrior. He infected the whole team with this will to win." Didier Drogba, former Chelsea forward "He brought something different: new ideas and the confidence to win something with a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bournemouth 1-3 Manchester United: Ibrahimovic scores on league debutspecimen, too, and when he went up with Francis after 14 minutes it was the Bou
Bournemouth 1-3 Manchester United: Ibrahimovic scores on league debut
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
specimen, too, and when he went up with Francis after 14 minutes it was the Bournemouth man who took a battering. Not since Didier Drogba has a Premier League striker combined physicality with such a sublime touch; and Mourinho loved Chelsea's... Read more
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TSN
Wright-Phillips leads Red Bulls past Impactminute. It was his 14th goal of the season and 59th with the Red Bulls, moving
Wright-Phillips leads Red Bulls past Impact
TSN / Posted 12 days ago
minute. It was his 14th goal of the season and 59th with the Red Bulls, moving him past Juan Pablo Angel. Impact striker Didier Drogba wasn't pleased with some of decisions made by the referee. "We made technical mistakes tonight, but the fouls... Read more
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TSN
Wright-Phillips scores 2, Red Bulls top Impactminute. It was his 14th goal of the season and 59th with the Red Bulls, moving
Wright-Phillips scores 2, Red Bulls top Impact
TSN / Posted 13 days ago
minute. It was his 14th goal of the season and 59th with the Red Bulls, moving him past Juan Pablo Angel. Impact striker Didier Drogba wasn't pleased with some of decisions made by the referee. "We made technical mistakes tonight, but the fouls... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Paul Pogba can make world-record move look like a bargain says Gary Nevillefeels signings such as Zlatan Ibrahimovic will bring back United's swagger “Jo
Paul Pogba can make world-record move look like a bargain says Gary Neville
Daily Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
feels signings such as Zlatan Ibrahimovic will bring back United's swagger “Jose’s teams – look at the likes of Didier Drogba, John Terry – have always had leaders and ­personalities. That’s what we now have. He is getting back to the... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Is Mourinho's reputation on the line?was that because he didn't have the same connection with a squad of "millennial
Is Mourinho's reputation on the line?
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 14 days ago
was that because he didn't have the same connection with a squad of "millennials" and had no real link to the players once Didier Drogba left in the summer of 2015. As a senior figure completely loyal to Mourinho and who understood him as well as... Read more
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