Didier Drogba was a cult hero at Stamford BridgeDidier Drogba. A formidable striker who was the flag bearer for Chelsea Football Club for as long as he played. Learn more about Didier Drogba, champion soccer player and beloved humanitarian from the Ivory Coast, at Didier Drogba, in full Didier Yves Drogba Tébily, (born March 11, , Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire), Ivorian professional football (soccer) player who was Côte.

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May God continue blessing you, great champion, in return. Archived from the original on 29 June Both players had the same number of goals 26 before the start of their respective matches. On 24 MayDrogba announced that Chelsea’s final game of the season against Autobiogdaphy would be his last as a Chelsea player.

Drogba later helped move an African Cup of Nations qualifier to the rebel stronghold of Bouake ; a move that helped confirm the peace process. But I think what’s so great about ‘Commitment’ – certainly in comparison to other autobiographies I’ve read – is it’s distinct focus on Drogba-The-Man, opposed to Drogba-The-Player.

Commitment: My Autobiography

Archived from the original on 14 April In the final against ZambiaDrogba missed a penalty kick in the last 15 minutes of the game, which ended with their loss for the second time by penalty shootout. Radio France Internationale in French.


Drogba became a player—owner for Phoenix Rising of the United Soccer League inand retired a year later at the age of Archived from the original on 27 October Retrieved 16 August Retrieved 31 December Drogba scored two goals in the group stage, opening the scoring in the 4—1 win over Benin, [] as well as in the 3—0 win over Mali.

Retrieved 15 November Didier Drogba questions racists who abused him”.

5 stories fans must read about in Didier Drogba’s new autobiography ‘Commitment’

Drogba came on as a substitute for Anelka against Manchester United in the Community Shieldbut could not help prevent Chelsea from succumbing to a 3—1 loss. Archived from the original on 6 January Didier Drogba scores but Gunners do enough”. He is coming with the mentality to make more history. A very detailed and enlightenment into the life of the extrodinary footballer that is Didier Drogba.

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Unfortunately, our editorial approach may not be able to accommodate all contributions. Drogba playing for Chelsea in My Autobiography by Didier Drogba.

Retrieved zutobiography May Bosnia face questions before World Cup bow”.

Books by Didier Drogba. However, during the game, Drogba appeared to autogiography clearly angry with teammate and regular penalty taker Frank Lampard, after Lampard refused to let Drogba take a penalty which would lead Chelsea to go 2—0 up and give him a chance of winning the golden boot.


5 stories fans must read about in Didier Drogba’s new autobiography ‘Commitment’

It suffers from all the flaws of the genre, being largely a blow-by-blow account of the author’s life without much of a thesis or narrative arc. Rajiv Nambiar rated it it was droyba Nov 02, Chelsea re-sign club legend on free transfer”. He did not score in the semi-final in which the Ivory Coast beat Mali 1—0.

Retrieved 20 October In fact, this arguably aided the extraordinary longevity of his career! Retrieved 12 April Fortuitously, the ban was lifted and drogha plunged straight back into the world of football, now more determined than ever to become a pro. He talks from a privileged behind-the-scenes position about tactics and how he felt mentally and physically as well as anecdotes from the dressing room.