‘Perfect combo’ – Reece James reveals he would have loved to have played alongside Chelsea legend Didier Drogba

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Reece James has revealed that he would have loved to have played alongside Chelsea legend Didier Drogba, saying they’d be ‘the perfect combo’. The full-back is working hard behind the scenes as he looks to recover from the knee injury that ruled him out of Gareth Southgate’s 26-man World Cup squad. James picked out the former Chelsea star who he’d like to have played withGetty Drogba was the man he picked, with James saying that they’d have been ‘the perfect combo’GETTY While enjoying a little bit of quiet time away from the limelight, James conducted a Q&A on social media. Fans were able to ask questions to the Chelsea star, with one asking which former Blues’ star he’d want to play alongside. Posting on Twitter, James replied: “I would have loved to play with Didier Drogba because I like getting forward and crossing. “Then he’s one of the best strikers in history and scored amazing goals with his head. Perfect combo,” before sharing a laughing face emoji. He then added: “Ps. Champs league Final.” Drogba goes down as one of the greatest Chelsea strikers in history having scored 164 goals in 381 appearances for the club. Drogba is renowned as one of the greatest players in Chelsea’s historyAFP - Getty Most read in Football WAGER Szczesny 'probably going to be banned' after making €100 bet with Messi road England's possible route to Qatar 2022 World Cup final with dates and times confirmed HEATED Wales 'shamed British football' at World Cup in Qatar, talkSPORT told hero 'Still my brother and I love him' - USA stars show class and comfort crying Iran stars over Arsenal defender Ben White leaves England World Cup squad and returns home NOT HAPPY Vlahovic slams 'absurd' rumours about affair with Serbian teammate's wife In this time, he also won four Premier League titles, four FA Cups and even a Champions League which he won in his final match for the club. Renowned for his dominant style in the opposition penalty area, James believes that the former striker would be an ideal teammate. I would have loved to play with @didierdrogba because I like getting forward and crossing. Then he’s one of the best strikers in history and scored amazing goals with his head. Perfect combo Ps. Champs league Final #KTBFFH https://t.co/ADLXYu7EeX— Reece James (@ReeceJames) November 30, 2022

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