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Yaw Frimpong joins Ghanaian contingent at Phoenix Rising

Didier Drogba's Phoenix Rising have completed the signing of Tout Puissant Mazembe defender Yaw Frimpong, the United Soccer League side confirmed on their official website.

The 31-year-old full-back becomes the third Ghanaian at the club, following in the footsteps of Solomon Asante and Gladson Awako.

All three previously represented Congolese giants TP Mazembe where they worked under current Rising coach Patrice Carteron.

The USL side are currently part-owned by Ivorian legend Drogba, who also...

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Didier Drogba shows off new bald look

Didier Drogba has unveiled a new look, with the Ivorian shaving his flowing locks in favour of a bald head.

Drogba, 39, scored 164 goals in 381 games across two spells at Chelsea and won four Premier League titles, four FA Cups, three League Cups and one Champions League during his time at the club. All while sporting a lengthy style -- usually accompanied by a headband.

However, to celebrate the birth of his son Isaac, who was born on Dec. 15, 2000, he has changed his look.

Now at...

 By Ian Holyman

Didier Drogba joins Ivorian club's board ahead of expected retirement

Didier Drogba
Didier Drogba currently plies his trade with Phoenix Rising in the U.S.

Didier Drogba has joined the board of Ivorian side Williamsville Athetic Club as the former Chelsea striker prepares his post-playing career.

Drogba, 39, announced to French media last month he expects 2018 to be the year in which he finally hangs up his boots.

The Phoenix Rising forward and owner has already taken steps to ensure he remains involved in football by contributing to "the organisational and financial development" of WAC, based in the Ivorian capital Abidjan.

"We've been trying to formalise...

 By Ian Holyman

Phoenix Rising's Didier Drogba set to retire from playing next year

Didier Drogba
Didier Drogba made his professional debut at Le Mans in 1998.

Didier Drogba will finally hang up his boots in 2018 as he prepares to bring his 20-year professional career to an end, the former Chelsea striker has told RMC.

After leaving Montreal Impact following the end of the 2016 Major League Soccer season, Drogba, 39, became the first player-owner in the history of the game when he took over United Soccer League outfit Phoenix Rising FC in 2017.

The 2012 Champions League winner scored 10 goals in 14 regular season games to help his franchise into the USL...

Drogba and Carteron hope to offer opportunities to African players

The combination of Didier Drogba and Patrice Carteron at Phoenix Rising has the potential to open more doors for players from the African continent to feature at the ambitious second-tier side.

Player-co-owner Drogba and his friend and coach Carteron, have both told KweséESPN that they hope to open doors for African players to feature in the United States in the near future.

Drogba had a major hand in Carteron, a CAF Champions League winner with Tout Puissant Mazembe and successful former coach...