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    Ivory Coast Legend Didier Drogba praises Mohamed Salah

    Ivory Coast Legend Didier Drogba praises Mohammed Salah Ivory coast legend Didier Drogba praises Liverpool & Egypt’s Star Mohamed Salah. Mohamed Salah proved Egypt’s hero, scoring twice including a last-gasp penalty to send the Pharaohs to their first World Cup finals since 1990 following a 2-1 home win over...
  • Didier Drogba mobbed by Montreal fans | VIDEO

    Didier Drogba has enjoyed a stellar career in England, France, Turkey and China but he appeared to be taken aback by the welcome he received in Montreal on Wednesday. Hundreds of fans turned up at Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport to greet the Ivorian star after he agreed to...
  • Didier Drogba to Montreal or Chicago Next Season

    One of world soccer’s biggest names is rumored to be in talks to join MLS, with ESPN FC reporting on Friday that the league has extended a contract offer to longtime Chelsea striker Didier Drogba. ESPN FC’s Jeffrey Carlisle reported that several MLS teams are interested in signing Drogba,...
  • Ivory Coast 1-0 Sudan | African Cup of Nations 2012

    Didier Drogba’s first-half header gives Ivory Coast a 1-0 win over Sudan in their African Cup of Nations match opener. Sudan proved stubborn in defence and almost responded immediately, but Moutata’s shot was tipped onto the bar by Barry. Ivory Coast should have wrapped the game up in the...
  • Ivory Coast 2-0 Tunisia | Bad Start for Tunisia

    Tunisia started the ACN warm-up on the wrong foot and lost 2-0 to Ivory Coast. Goals from Salomon Kalou and Didier Drogba helped Ivory Coast ease to a 2-0 win against Tunisia in Abu Dhabi Friday night. Chelsea forward Kalou put thoughts of a potential move to Arsenal to...
  • Ivory Coast name squad for Africa Cup of Nations 2012

    Ivory Coast coach Francois Zahoui has named a provisional 25-man squad for the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations finals. All 25 players are now with clubs outside of Ivory Coast. Goalkeeper Daniel Yeboah would have been the only locally-based player but signed for French side Dijon from Asec Mimosas...
  • Video : Côte d’Ivoire-Portugal | FIFA WORLD CUP 2010

    Portugal held Ivory Coast to a 0-0 draw in the opening game of Group F on Tuesday. It was the Ivorians who had most of the possession against the team who finished fourth in Germany 2006, but the score was eventually level. Ivory Coast star Didier Drogba started on...
  • Video: Drogba may miss World Cup!

    Ivory Coast captain Didier Drogba’s participation in the World Cup is in serious doubt after he broke a bone close to his elbow. The Chelsea striker, 32, picked up the injury 16 minutes into his side’s 2-0 friendly win over Japan after clashing with defender Marcus Tulio Tanaka. But...
  • Ivory Coast name World Cup squad

    Koffi N’Dri Romaric, who plays for Spanish side Sevilla,has been recalled to the Ivory Coast’s provisional squad for June’s World Cup in South Africa. Romaric was left out of the The Elephants’ team for January’s Africa Cup of Nations by former coach Vahid Halilhodzic due to disciplinary issues. The...
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