Drogba Archive

Chelsea choose Maicon as right back

In a move that differs from Chelsea’s transfer dealings so far this summer, Roberto Di Matteo is going for experience over youth in his quest for a new right back. 30-year old Brazilian international Maicon could soon be on his way to Stamford Bridge. Chelsea are in dire need of a player to replace Jose

Chelsea prepare second offer for striker

With Porto trying to extort millions from Chelsea for their Brazilian star, Hulk, the Blues may have been put off. Having already had a bid of £20 million for 22-year old Montenegro international Stevan Jovetic turned down by Fiorentina, the same was thought to be true of that deal. The Daily Mail reports that Chelsea

Ramires defends Chelsea from Brazilian criticism

Chelsea have been getting some stick from various places for their tactics during the Champion’s league campaign. The latest has come from Brazil but Chelsea’s dynamic Brazilian midfielder has been quick to defend the Blues, Having set up a goal for Drogba in the first leg against Barcelona, and scored Chelsea’s goal of the season

Two more strikers on Chelsea radar

Oscar Cardozo is a powerfully built 29-year old striker currently playing for Benfica in Portugal. At 6 ft 4 inches, he has the stature to fill the gap left by the departure of Didier Drogba. He knows how to finish as well, beating Porto’s Radamel Falcao to be Portugal’s top scorer in the 2009-2010 season.

Chelsea transfer rumours Drogba to Barcelona and Malouda to Brazil

Despite having signed a lucrative two year deal with Shanghai Shenhua, Chelsea legend Didier Drogba has been linked with a shock move to Spanish giants Barcelona. Meanwhile Florent Malouda is considering a move to Vasco de Gama in Brazil. 32-year old Malouda has a year to run on his current deal, but Roberto Di Matteo

Chelsea are still searching for a striker

You could forgive Chelsea fans for being exasperated. We thought that Brazilian international Hulk would have been a Chelsea player by now, but the deal seems to be far from complete. Salomon Rondon from Malaga could now br the next player to come to Stamford Bridge, 22-year old Rondon is a Venezuelan international who has

Drogba is off to China and Barcelona chase David Luiz

Chelsea hero Didier Drogba has made up his mind and will sign for Shanghai Shenhua. The Ivorian hit will be paid £200,000 a week on a two and a half year contract. He will, therefore, renew his strike partnership with former Chelsea player Nicolas Anelka. “I hope to help promote Chinese football around the world

Chelsea bid for striker rejected but they sign new keeper-he is 13

Roman Abramovich may come back with a bigger offer for the 22-year old Montenegrin striker Stevan Jovetic. Italian side Fiorentina have turned down Chelsea’s offer of £20 million, according to the Daily Star.   Chelsea need to replace Drogba and Kalou and give support and competition to newly confident Fernando Torres. Hulk will hopefully be

Drogba – My blood is Blue!

The now Chelsea legend Didier Drogba has been talking about his decision to leave the Champions League winning side on a high after playing such a brilliant part in winning both trophies this season, and he says their is absolutely no animosity between himself and the club he loves so much. Even at 34 years

Didier Drogba and Jose Mourinho to be re-united at Real Madrid?

The careers of Didier Drogba and Jose Mourinho went interstellar at the same time. Mourinho had performed miracles with Porto, winning first the UEFA cup, followed by the Champion’s league before moving to Chelsea in 2004. Drogba arrived at Chelsea the same year and the two never looked back. Drogba scored the winning penalty in