Didier Drogba to play in Shanghai

Updated: June 20, 2012, 12:29 PM ET
Associated Press

BEIJING -- One month after sealing Chelsea's victory in the European Champions League final, Didier Drogba signed with Shanghai Shenhua on a two-year contract that reportedly will make him China's highest-paid player.

Shanghai confirmed the signing on Wednesday, and Drogba said on his website he will join the Chinese Super League team in the country's financial hub next month.

No details were given on Shanghai's offer, although local media reported the club was willing to pay as ...

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