Didier Drogba reveals Jose Bosingwa was the mastermind behind Chelsea’s Champions League win. Bosingwa insisted he play centre-back in the Nou Camp at Barcelona. Didier Drogba has revealed how Portuguese defender Jose Bosingwa was the mastermind of the club’s famous 2012 Champions League win.
Former Chelsea right-back who with the Blues won the UEFA champions league in 2011/12 campaign, Jose Bosingwa has re-joined Trabzonspor on a one-and-a-half year contract. The Portuguese, who was released by the Turkish Super Lig club in 2015 following an injury, confirmed the news through the club’s Twitter account.
The inaugural Star Sixes tournament has ended with France emerging the debut champions.
The French soccer legends led by Robert Pires defeated their opponents Denmark 2-1 at the London O2 Arena. The French contingent had defeated the brilliant Spanish side 5-2 in the semis before they faced the Danish sides.
On the other hand, the Danes defeated the highly rated South American side Brazil 4-2 to reach the finals. They had defeated the English team led by Steven Gerrard in the quarter final stage 3-1.
Franck Ribery could be on his way out of the Bayern Munich set-up this summer, according to reports.
The 34-year old was part of the team that recently lifted the Bundesliga for a record time but with the German club keen on luring Chilean Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal, Ribery might be the opportunity cost.
Le10Sport say Ribery could return to the Ligue 1 to play for Marseille. The French star played there between 2005 and 2007, helping them to Coupe de France before his move to Bayern. He agreed to a one-year deal few months back but if Sanchez’s deal goes through, he could still leave the club.
Bayern Munich have revealed that they went to extraordinary lengths in order to keep Franck Ribery at the club.
Former Chelsea defender Jose Bosingwa believes that the London side has a genuine chance of winning the Premier League title this season.
He said that they have made a strong recovery after their poor start to the season and that they are now on a good winning streak.
He said that Antonio Conte has managed to give confidence back to players such as Eden Hazard and Diego Costa and that they are now performing to their best level again.
He said that the previous campaign was a disaster under Jose Mourinho and that Conte has managed to bring changes back to the team.
Jonathan Calleri is the latest player caught in the Third Party Ownership (TPO) trap at West Ham United.
The player is reportedly doing everything humanly possible to opt out of his current deal with the Hammers. Calleri has even asked that his father reach out to his former club, Sao Paulo, if they would be wiling to take him back.
Antonio Conte is currently going through his first season as the head coach of Chelsea after having penned a 3 year managerial contract with the Premier League club back on April of 2016, the Italian coach has been in charge of Chelsea for around 7 months and he has recently revealed details concerning the head coach of the club, Roman Abramovich as Conte said that the 50 year old Russian businessman is very demanding.
Didier Drogba has revealed that Bosingwa was an important piece of the puzzle that allows Chelsea to win the Champions League final.
He said that the Portuguese defender was determined to win the game and was ready to play in any position in order to help the team.
Chelsea was down to ten men in the Champions League semi-final when John Terry was sent off for fouling Alexis Sanchez.
John Obi Mikel has stated that he is not helping his teammates financially contrary to some media reports.
Indeed some rumors said that the Nigerian player has been giving money from his personal account to his teammates.
John Obi Mikel is currently in Brazil where he will be participating with Nigeria in the Olympic football tournament. The Olympic rules allow some overage players to be selected, and John Obi Mikel is one of them for Nigeria.