Former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba has been linked with an
alarming move to Spanish giants Barcelona.
According to IBTimes, the report came after the Ivorian internantional had signed a deal with Shenhua and a note on his website seemed to have confirmed the same.
-I can inform you that I have signed with Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua FC for a two and a half year deal. I will fly out to join up with the squad in July. I have considered all the offers I have received in the past few weeks, but feel that Shanghai Shenhua FC is the right move for me at this time. The statement on Drogba’s website read.
Amid media specualtions linking the star to Barca,ESPN noted that there is a clause in the deal that allows him to move to Barcelona on a free transfer.
According to The Daily Mail, the Ivorian is expected to meet the Club supremos on Tuesday 3 July to discuss the supposed move.