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Ivory Coast and Chelsea striker Didier Drogba quits internationals

Friday, 8 August 2014 - 7:29pm IST | Agency: Reuters

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 Ivory Coast striker Didier Drogba announced his international retirement on Friday after scoring 61 goals in 103 appearances for his country.

"It is with much sadness that I have decided to retire from international football," the 36-year-old said on his website (www.didierdrogba.com).

It ended a run of 12 years in the national side for the Chelsea forward which included three World Cup finals appearances and twice finishing runners-up at the African Nations Cup.

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