Belfast Telegraph

Tuesday 22 July 2014

Drogba double downs Gunners

Didier Drogba

Didier Drogba's brace put Chelsea back on top of the Barclays Premier League as Arsenal's title hopes were all but ended following a 2-0 defeat at Stamford Bridge.

Ivory Coast international striker Drogba continued his fine record against the Gunners when he smashed home at the far post following a flick by captain John Terry before drilling in a second goal midway through the first half.

Arsenal - beaten by Manchester United last weekend - played well in patches, yet once again came up short when it really mattered.

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