Ivory Coast news

Drogba: No hernia op before finals

April 22, 2010
By Soccernet staff
Didier Drogba has admitted Chelsea's title challenge has started to take its toll on him, but handed Ivory Coast a massive boost by revealing he will not be undergoing an operation on a troublesome hernia before the World Cup finals.

Drogba has played 40 games for the Blues this season, while he has represented his country on a further ten occasions in World Cup qualifiers and the African Nations Cup in January.

It has been a gruelling schedule for the striker, ...

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