Ivory Coast: released in the first round, Didier Drogba will not be president of the FIF


Disillusionment for Didier Drogba. Candidate for the presidency of the Ivorian Football Federation, the former glory of Chelsea and Olympique de Marseille ultimately did not pass the first round and is therefore out of the race, after having collected only 21 votes in the elections. organized during the FIF’s Elective General Assembly.

The two qualified candidates for the second round to succeed Augustin Sidy Diallo, who died of COVID-19 in November 2020, are businessman Idriss Diallo, with 59 votes on the clock, and the former vice-president of the instance Sory Diabaté (50 votes). A disgrace for the ex-captain of the Elephants (106 caps, 65 goals)…