Cote d’Ivoire: Drogba Dismissed as Infantino’s ‘Project’

Chelsea legend Didier Drogba’s bid to become the next president of the Ivory Coast Football Federation (FIF) continues to draw varied reaction with renowned journalist Mamadou Gaye dismissing him as a ‘project’ of Fifa president Gianni Infantino.

Drogba, who turned down an opportunity to coach the English Premier League club last year, officially submitted his candidacy for the football seat at an event that drew thousands of supporters outside the federation’s offices.

The polls are due in…

Read more on AllAfrica.com

South Africa Today Africa – West Africa Côte d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast) News

Disclaimer: The views of authors published on South Africa Today are their own and do not necessarily represent the views of South Africa Today. By viewing, visiting, using, or interacting with SouthAfricaToday.net, you are agreeing to all the provisions of the Terms of Use Policy and the Privacy Policy.