Real target Chelsea striker

Mourinho linked with Drogba swoop

January 23, 2011
By ESPNsoccernet staff
Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho is to test the resolve of Chelsea with a cheeky bid for star striker Didier Drogba, according to reports.

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The former Chelsea boss wants to be reunited with Drogba, 32, after initial negotiations to recruit Manchester City's Emmanuel Adebayor broke down, the Sunday Mirror reports.

Mourinho is so eager to recruit a striker following a long-term injury to Gonzalo Higuian that he has fallen out with ...

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