Didier Drogba

Born: March 11, 1978 (age 37)

Height: 6'2" (189cm)

Hometown: Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire
Nationality: Cote D'Ivoire flag Ivorian

Position: Striker
Team: Chelsea (no. 11)
Career History
Senior2004-2012Chelsea
2013-2014Galatasaray
2014-Chelsea
International2002-2014Ivory Coast
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Luis Suarez of Liverpool with his new baby and daughter prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Crystal Palace at Anfield on October 5, 2013
Luis Suarez: 'I'd only play for Liverpool in the Premier League'
Luis Suarez claims that he would only ever turn out for Liverpool if he were to make a Premier League comeback later in his career.
19:57
Juan Cuadrado for Chelsea on February 11, 2015
Juan Cuadrado: 'John Terry, Didier Drogba helping me adapt at Chelsea'
Juan Cuadrado says that the experience of John Terry and Didier Drogba in the dressing room is playing a vital role in Chelsea's hunt for the Premier League title.
Mar 26, 07:50
Mauro Emanuel Icardi of FC Internazionale Milano celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between FC Internazionale Milano and Bologna FC at San Siro Stadium on April 5, 2014
Report: Chelsea want Mauro Icardi
Chelsea are reportedly interested in signing Inter Milan striker Mauro Icardi in the summer transfer window.
Mar 24, 20:14
Jose Mourinho, manager of Chelsea reacts on the touchline next to Mauricio Pochettino, manager of Spurs during the Barclays Premier League on January 1, 2015
Jose Mourinho: 'Chelsea can fill void left by Diego Costa injury'
Jose Mourinho insists that Chelsea will not struggle if Diego Costa is forced to spend an extended spell on the sidelines with a hamstring injury.
Mar 22, 22:17
Andrei Shevchenko (2nd right) of Chelsea celebrates with team mates after scoring the opening goal during the FA Cup sponsored by E.ON Quarter Final replay match against Tottenham on March 19, 2007
On this day: Andriy Shevchenko stars in Chelsea win over Tottenham Hotspur
On this day in 2007, Andriy Shevchenko helped Chelsea to a 2-1 victory over Tottenham Hotspur in their FA Cup quarter-final replay at White Hart Lane.
Mar 19, 10:20
Didier Drogba of Chelsea celebrates after scoring his team's fourth goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and West Ham United at Stamford Bridge on March 13, 2010
Video: Chelsea's Didier Drogba, Kurt Zouma rap in French
Chelsea pair Didier Drogba and Kurt Zouma film themselves rapping along to a French tune.
Mar 18, 13:59
Jose Mourinho, manager of Chelsea reacts on the touchline next to Mauricio Pochettino, manager of Spurs during the Barclays Premier League on January 1, 2015
Preview: Chelsea vs. Southampton
Sports Mole previews the Premier League contest between leaders Chelsea and Southampton.
Mar 13, 16:59
Chelsea's Brazilian player Alex celebrates scoring his opening goal with German midfielder Michael Ballack, Serbian defender Branislav Ivanovic, and Ivorian striker Didier Drogba during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and West Ha
On this day: Chelsea thrash West Ham United to go top
Sports Mole looks back at Chelsea's 4-1 win over West Ham United in the Premier League in 2010.
Mar 13, 10:55
 Steven Gerrard of Liverpool celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Liverpool at The King Power Stadium on December 2, 2014
Video: Steven Gerrard, Jamie Carragher select All-Star squads for Anfield charity match
Steven Gerrard and Jamie Carragher begin picking their All-Star squads for the charity match at Anfield on March 29.
Mar 12, 13:34
Wayne Rooney of Manchester United scores a goal to level the scores at 1-1 during the FA Cup Quarter Final match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on March 9, 2015
Fantasy Football advice: Week 29
Sports Mole takes a look at week 29 of the Premier League from a fantasy football point of view.
Mar 12, 11:01
Luis Suarez of Liverpool celebrates scoring his team's third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Liverpool at Old Trafford on March 16, 2014
Luis Suarez clear to make Liverpool return in Anfield charity match
Luis Suarez is left out of Uruguay's latest squad for the upcoming friendly against Morocco, meaning that he is free to take part in an Anfield charity match.
Mar 11, 08:43
Patrick Bamford of England during the 2015 UEFA European U21 Championship Qualifying match between England U21 and San Marino U21 at Greenhous Meadow on November 19, 2013
Patrick Bamford: 'Jose Mourinho has no career plan for me'
Chelsea striker and Middlesbrough loanee Patrick Bamford claims that Blues manager Jose Mourinho has given him no plan for a career at Stamford Bridge.
Mar 10, 23:06
Dirk Kuyt of Liverpool celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Arsenal at Anfield on December 13, 2009
Dirk Kuyt looking forward to Liverpool return
Dirk Kuyt reveals his delight at the prospect of returning to Liverpool for a charity match later this month.
Mar 7, 11:14
A general view of The Kop stand at Anfield home of Liverpool FC taken October 20, 2012
Anfield to host charity match
Luis Suarez and Fernando Torres will return to Liverpool as part of an all-star match for the club's charity.
Mar 5, 13:27
Eden Hazard of Chelsea turns away to celebrate after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match against West Ham on March 4, 2015
Player Ratings: West Ham United 0-1 Chelsea
Sports Mole takes a look at which players impressed during the Premier League contest between West Ham United and Chelsea.
Mar 4, 23:04
John Terry of Chelsea lifts the Capital One Cup trophy during the Capital One Cup Final match between Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur at Wembley Stadium on March 1, 2015
Chelsea win League Cup: Social media reaction
Sports Mole looks at the social media reaction from Chelsea players to their League Cup triumph.
Mar 2, 12:55
Chelsea's captain John Terry holds up the Carling Cup trophy with his teammates after defeating Liverpool in the Carling Cup Final football match  on February 27, 2005
On this day: Chelsea edge out Liverpool in thrilling League Cup final
On this day in 2005 Jose Mourinho won his first trophy as Chelsea manager as his side beat Liverpool 3-2 after extra time in the League Cup final.
Feb 27, 07:42
Inter's Mauro Icardi celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Sampdoria during the Serie A match on April 13, 2014
Report: Juventus keen on Inter Milan forward Mauro Icardi
Juventus are looking to pip Chelsea to the signing of 21-year-old Inter Milan forward Mauro Icardi, according to reports.
Feb 16, 20:55
Eden Hazard of Chelsea celebrates scoring his goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Chelsea at St Mary's Stadium on December 28, 2014
Preview: Paris Saint-Germain vs. Chelsea
Sports Mole looks ahead to Chelsea's upcoming Champions League clash with French outfit Paris Saint-Germain.
Feb 16, 12:37
Mauro Emanuel Icardi of FC Internazionale Milano celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between FC Internazionale Milano and Bologna FC at San Siro Stadium on April 5, 2014
Chelsea planning summer move for Mauro Icardi?
Chelsea are considering making a summer move for Inter Milan forward Mauro Icardi, according to reports.
Feb 11, 03:39
Enner Valencia in action for West Ham on September 20, 2014
Chelsea 'plot summer bid for Enner Valencia'
Chelsea reportedly target a summer swoop for West Ham United forward Enner Valencia.
Feb 7, 22:59
Chelsea's Serbian defender Branislav Ivanovic celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Aston Villa and Chelsea at Villa Park in Birmingham, central England on February 7, 2015
Match Analysis: Aston Villa 1-2 Chelsea
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Chelsea's 2-1 victory away at Aston Villa, which came courtesy of a strike from Branislav Ivanovic.
Feb 7, 17:23
Chelsea's Ivorian striker Didier Drogba celebrates scoring their first goal during the English Premier League football match between Newcastle United and Chelsea at St James Park in Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, north east England, on December 6, 2014
Team News: Didier Drogba leads Chelsea line at Aston Villa
Chelsea decide to start with Didier Drogba as a lone striker as Jose Mourinho's side travel to face Aston Villa in the Premier League.
Feb 7, 14:12
Jose Mourinho manager of Chelsea looks on during the Capital One Cup Fourth Round match between Shrewsbury Town and Chelsea at Greenhous Meadow on October 28, 2014
Preview: Aston Villa vs. Chelsea
Sports Mole previews Chelsea's Premier League trip to Aston Villa, who face the title favourites having not scored in over 600 minutes of top-flight football.
Feb 6, 00:25
Didier Drogba of Chelsea celebrates scoring their second goal with Branislav Ivanovic of Chelsea during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur at Stamford Bridge on December 3, 2014
Didier Drogba confirms Chelsea stay
Didier Drogba says that he will be staying at Chelsea beyond the expiration of his existing deal in the summer.
Feb 1, 13:32
Loic Remy of Chelsea celebrates as he scores their fourth goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Swansea City at Stamford Bridge on September 13, 2014
Loic Remy, Kurt Zouma start for Chelsea against Manchester City
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho puts his faith in Loic Remy and Kurt Zouma for their top-of-the-table showdown with Manchester City, who have Frank Lampard on the bench.
Jan 31, 17:12
Chelsea's Brazilian-born Spanish striker Diego Costa (R) comes together with Liverpool's Slovakian defender Martin Skrtel (L) during the English League Cup semi-final second leg football match on January 27, 2015
Diego Costa to miss Manchester City clash after losing appeal
Chelsea striker Diego Costa loses his appeal against an FA charge for violent conduct and will miss their title showdown with Manchester City at Stamford Bridge.
Jan 30, 12:34
Manchester City's English midfielder Frank Lampard acknowledges the crowd after scoring his goal during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Chelsea at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester on September 21, 2014
Chelsea vs. Manchester City: The key factors at Stamford Bridge
Sports Mole takes a look at a few of the key talking points ahead of Manchester City's trip to face Premier League leaders Chelsea at Stamford Bridge.
Jan 30, 09:54
Jose Mourinho of Chelsea gives out instructions during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Chelsea at Etihad Stadium on September 21, 2014
Preview: Chelsea vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews the biggest game of the Premier League season to date as Chelsea host Manchester City in a potential title decider at Stamford Bridge.
Jan 29, 21:37
Chelsea's Ivorian striker Didier Drogba celebrates scoring the opening goal of the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Chelsea at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on October 26, 2014
Didier Drogba wants to stay at Chelsea beyond this season
Chelsea's Didier Drogba says that he wants to stay at the club beyond the end of the season.
Jan 26, 03:19
Didier Drogba of Chelsea holds back Philippe Senderos of Arsenal during the Barclays Premiership match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Highbury on December 18, 2005
Didier Drogba: 'We can move on from defeat with win over Liverpool'
Chelsea striker Didier Drogba says that the club can put their FA Cup misery behind them by booking a place at Wembley with a League Cup win over Liverpool.
Jan 25, 21:08
Andrew Halliday of Bradford City is congratulated by teammates after scoring his team's third goal during the FA Cup Fourth Round match between Chelsea and Bradford City at Stamford Bridge on January 24, 2015
Result: Bradford City comeback shocks Chelsea
Bradford stun Chelsea by coming from behind to claim a 4-2 win in their FA Cup fourth-round tie at Stamford Bridge.
Jan 24, 17:24
Scott Malone of Cardiff holds off pressure from Chris Gunter of Reading during the FA Cup Fourth Round match on January 24, 2015
Result: Hal Robson-Kanu wins it late for Reading
Reading secure a dramatic 2-1 win in their FA Cup clash against Cardiff City thanks to Hal Robson-Kanu's late strike.
Jan 24, 16:57
Chelsea's English defender Gary Cahill scores the opening goal during the FA Cup fourth round football match between Chelsea and Bradford City at Stamford Bridge in London on January 24, 2015
Half-Time Report: Chelsea ahead against Bradford City
Chelsea take a 2-1 lead into the break of their FA Cup fourth-round tie against Bradford City at Stamford Bridge.
Jan 24, 15:49
Chelsea's Ivorian striker Didier Drogba celebrates scoring their first goal during the English Premier League football match between Newcastle United and Chelsea at St James Park in Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, north east England, on December 6, 2014
Team News: Didier Drogba starts for Chelsea against Bradford City
Chelsea make nine changes to their starting lineup for their FA Cup tie against Bradford City at Stamford Bridge.
Jan 24, 14:27
Tom Elliott of Cambridge United heads towards goal under pressure from Marouane Fellaini of Manchester United during the FA Cup Fourth Round match between Cambridge United and Manchester United at The R Costings Abbey Stadium on January 23, 2015
Live Commentary: Cambridge United 0-0 Manchester United - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text commentary of the FA Cup fourth-round tie between Cambridge United and Manchester United.
Jan 23, 19:00
Andy Halliday of Bradford City celebrates after scoring the third goal during the FA Cup Third Round Replay match between Bradford City and Millwall at Coral Windows Stadium, Valley Parade on January 14, 2015
Preview: Chelsea vs. Bradford City
Sports Mole previews the FA Cup fourth-round match between Premier League leaders Chelsea and League One's Bradford City.
Jan 22, 15:21
Gabon's forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang celebrates after scoring a goal during the 2015 African Cup of Nations group A football match between Burkina Faso and Gabon at Bata Stadium in Bata on January 17, 2015
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang keen to emulate Samuel Eto'o, Didier Drogba
Gabon striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang says that he wants to emulate Samuel Eto'o and Didier Drogba to become Africa's next superstar.
Jan 18, 14:15
Nicolas Anelka of Chelsea goes round Marton Fulop of Sunderland to score the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match on January 16, 2010
On this day: Chelsea put seven past sorry Sunderland at Stamford Bridge
On this day in 2010, Chelsea continue their charge to the Premier League title by thrashing Sunderland 7-2 at Stamford Bridge.
Jan 16, 08:10
Chelsea's Ivorian striker Didier Drogba celebrates scoring their first goal during the English Premier League football match between Newcastle United and Chelsea at St James Park in Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, north east England, on December 6, 2014
Portland Timbers owner reveals Didier Drogba interest
Portland Timbers owner Merritt Paulson admits that the MLS franchise would be interested in signing Chelsea striker Didier Drogba.
Jan 9, 04:47
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