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The Guardian Aug 18, 2014
Burnley v Chelsea live!

Burnley v Chelsea live!

Premier League updates from the match at Turf MoorEmail nick.ames.casual@theguardian.comTen talking points from the weekends actionFootball Weekly podcast: join AC Jimbo and chums 7.00pm BST The little horses are back. Heres our first chance to see if they are, in fact, form horses and also our first chance to thank José Mourinho for his public service in transforming the fortunes of ailing clubs. This does, though feel like a new-ish Chelsea. Gone are Ashley Cole and Frank Lampard, back is Didier Drogba , fresh to the fold are Cesc Fàbregas, Diego Costa and Filipe Luís. Thibaut...
London24 Aug 12, 2014

Jose Mourinho gives Didier Drogba injury update after striker misses Sociedad friendly

Jose Mourinho was coy when pressed for the latest on Didier Drogba’s injury.
The Guardian Aug 12, 2014
Chelsea confident Didier Drogba will recover quickly from ankle injury

Chelsea confident Didier Drogba will recover quickly from ankle injury

Drogba twisted his ankle on Sunday against Ferencvaros Diego Costa to be unveiled at Stamford Bridge on TuesdayChelsea are confident Didier Drogba will recover quickly from an ankle injury after the striker limped off against Ferencvaros on Sunday.The 36-year-old, back at Stamford Bridge following a two-season absence, was assessed on Chelseas return to London after going off during the first half of the friendly win in Budapest.
The Independent Aug 12, 2014
Didier Drogba should return to Chelsea action soon after a positive scan on his ankle

Didier Drogba should return to Chelsea action soon after a positive scan on his ankle

Didier Drogba should return to Chelsea action soon after undergoing a positive scan on his ankle injury.
London24 Aug 11, 2014

Didier Drogba speaks out after being forced off against Ferencvaros

Didier Drogba has played down injury concerns after hobbling off against Ferencvaros on Sunday.
The Independent Aug 11, 2014
Ferencvaros vs Chelsea: Cesc Fabregas and Ramires score brilliant goals for the Blues... but Didier Drogba limps off injured in Hungary

Ferencvaros vs Chelsea: Cesc Fabregas and Ramires score brilliant goals for the Blues... but Didier Drogba limps off injured in Hungary

With just one pre-season match left until the Premier League campaign starts, Chelsea recorded another win but saw Didier Drogba limp off with an ankle injury.
The Guardian Aug 10, 2014
Chelseas Didier Drogba limps off with injured ankle in win at Ferencvaros

Chelseas Didier Drogba limps off with injured ankle in win at Ferencvaros

Oscar replaces Drogba after 28 minutes in Budapest Cesc Fábregas scores Chelseas winning goalDidier Drogba limped off with an ankle injury less than half an hour into his first start since rejoining Chelsea as José Mourinhos team came from behind to beat Ferencvaros 2-1 in a friendly.The Ivorian had treatment on an ankle shortly after Zoltan Gera scored for the home side in Budapest and was replaced by Oscar after 28 minutes.
Daily Telegraph Aug 10, 2014
Didier Drogba limps off with ankle injury on Chelsea return

Didier Drogba limps off with ankle injury on Chelsea return

Striker suffers an ankle injury on his first pre-season start as Fabregas's superb goal earns victory over Ferencvaros
The Guardian Aug 7, 2014
John Terry: Didier Drogba is still hungry and a handful to play against

John Terry: Didier Drogba is still hungry and a handful to play against

Defender says the returning striker has been sharp in training Terry: odd to see Frank Lampard and Ashley Cole elsewhereJohn Terry insists Didier Drogba is still a nightmare to play against as the veteran striker embarks on his second spell at Chelsea.Terry approves of Drogbas return to Stamford Bridge on a one-year deal and insists he continues to show the combative spirit that marked his first eight-year spell at the club.
The Independent Aug 7, 2014
Didier Drogba is just as much a nightmare now as he was during first Chelsea spell, admits captain John Terry

Didier Drogba is just as much a nightmare now as he was during first Chelsea spell, admits captain John Terry

John Terry insists Didier Drogba is still a "nightmare" to play against as the veteran striker embarks on his second spell at Chelsea.
The Guardian Aug 5, 2014
Chelsea: Premier League 2014-15 preview video

Chelsea: Premier League 2014-15 preview video

There will be no talk of little horses at Stamford Bridge this season. With the addition of Diego Costa and Cesc Fábregas, and with goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois and club legend Didier Drogba back in west London, anything less than the title will be deemed a failure for José Mourinho's Chelsea

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