The Blues aggravate Mikel Arteta’s misery with a comfortable away win at the Emirates Stadium
Didier Drogba praised the Chelsea team after their 2-0 victory over Arsenal in a Premier League match on Sunday.
The two-time Afrikaans football player of the year praised the Blues’ dominant performance in the Emirates Stadium when they retained their undisputed start to the 2021-22 campaign.
The goals of the first half by Romelu Lukaku and Reece James were enough to score maximum points for Chelsea, which moved them to the top of the Premier League table, tied at six points with Liverpool, Brighton & Hove Albion and Tottenham Hotspur after two games.
During his nine-year stint at Chelsea before retiring, Drogba harassed the Gunners with his goals. He scored 13 goals in 15 games against Arsenal in all competitions in the Blues shirt.
Following Sunday’s victory in North London, Ivory Coast legend has revealed that Thomas Tuchel’s squad is strong enough for the 2021-22 season as they win their seventh Premier League title.
“Arsenal vs Chelsea same old story. My team strong, very strong Chelsea,” Drogba tweeted with a laughing emoji.
The 43-year-old left Stamford Bridge six years ago, but he still plays a crucial role at the club and supports them during matches.
Recently, Lukaku revealed what role Drogba played in convincing him to return to the London club in a £ 97.5 million deal from Inter Milan.
“Our relationship means the world to me,” said the Belgian striker. Chelsea’s website about Drogba.
‘It’s not like we talk once a month; i talk to the guy every few days! We have a group chat, so we are constantly communicating and I have been calling him a little more over the past two weeks.
“I have a lot of questions to ask and he still knows a lot of people here, so he prepared me really well with the last details.”