Archive for March 5th, 2007


Didier Drogba in action

Picture: F.Mati

Didier Drogba of Cote d’Ivoire, who plays for Chelsea Football Club in the English Premier League, has been named the continent’s Footballer of the Year for 2006. Club of the year was Egypt’s Al Ahly, and Ghana – which hosted the awards to celebrate the country’s 50th independence anniversary – was named national team of the year.