Tag Archives: Didier Drogba

Injurywatch

Didier Drogba is still in the Ivory Coast squad. The Chelsea striker left the field after just 15 minutes of Ivory Coast’s 2-0 friendly win over Japan on Friday with a suspected fractured elbow. In a statement the Ivory Coast … Continue reading

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World Cup News Roundup, Sat 5 June

Rio Definitely Out Of World Cup Won’t be news to anyone but this was confirmed yesterday afternoon. On the bright side, Rio has missed almost half of England’s games under Capello and they’ve coped well enough without him. While Capello … Continue reading

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Drogba To Miss World Cup?

Awful news for Ivory Coast this afternoon. 15 minutes into their final warmup game against Japan, Drogba suffered a suspected fractured elbow under a challenge from Japanese centre-back Tulio. This is the same Tulio who scored the opener against England … Continue reading

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