Patrick Juillard, published on Friday, November 15, 2019 at 1:05 pm
Candidate for the presidency of the Ivorian Football Federation, Didier Drogba met this week with the presidents of Ivorian clubs and presented them his project.
If it is not yet official, Didier Drogba's candidacy for the presidency of the Ivorian Football Federation (IFF) is becoming clear every day. The former striker met on Wednesday and Thursday club presidents of the first three divisions from the country to expose their project. Retirement of players, sports medicine, transportation assistance, etc. : The former Chelsea player rakes wide. Eager toBring new life to the development of Ivorian football and to help all his families, Didier Drogba should not be long in declaring himself formally candidate for the presidency of the IFF, having informed the presidents of the clubs met of his intention to run for the post.
Didier Drogba: "I want to get more involved"
"I want to get more involved. I think more and more about it. I know the Ivorian football, I played in selection for years and I invested in Ivorian football lately (at Williamsville AC, ed) … I have not made my decision yet, but if all the conditions are right, why not? ", Said last August to our colleagues RFI the one who has integrated this summer the guard of Ahmad Ahmad, the president of the African Football Confederation (CAF). As a reminder, the elections for the Estate of Augustin Sidy Diallo at the head of the proceeding are expected to take place in early 2020. Other candidates could include Bonaventure Kalou. The former player of Auxerre and PSG, elected mayor of the city of Vavoua (center of the country) in October 2018, has taken a liking to politics.