• Over 1000 in Free Bets
    Get Free Bets for Football!
    Take advantage of these amazing promotions while it lasts. Now you can bet with the finest bookmakers and get the best deal on the Net. [+]
  • Live Streaming Football
    As a Bet365 customer you can watch live streaming football, horse racing, tennis & hockey etc. Live betting available for all sports! [+]

Drogba receives warm welcome in China

Didier Drogba has arrived in China greeted by approximately 750 fans at Pudong International Airport on Saturday.

The Ivory Coast striker, who last month signed a two-and-a-half-year deal to join Shanghai Shenhua, was met by a huge crowd of supporters chanting his name at the airport’s arrival hall.

Drogba shook the hands of several fans – with many holding Drogba banners, sporting Shenhua scarves and waving Ivory Coast flags – and wore a smile during the brief appearance, before being whisked away from the airport.

The former Chelsea man will be officially presented to Shenhua supporters at Saturday’s clash with rivals Beijing Guoan, but he will not play in the clash.

Drogba’s debut is expected to come in Wednesday’s Chinese FA Cup fixture away to Changchun Yatai.

Sat 14 Jul, 2012
RSS Feed
Buy Soccer Tickets Largest selection of premium soccer tickets for the Premier League, MLS, La Liga, Serie A, European Cups, World Cup etc. Click Here

Add your comment