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Exclusive interview: Didier Drogba
Hours after scoring against Malawi to guarantee Côte d'Ivoire a place at the 2010 FIFA World Cup™, Didier Drogba landed in South Africa for a brief visit along with his national team-mates. In a exclusive, the Chelsea star discusses Les Elephants qualification campaign, the lessons learnt from Germany 2006 and the importance of African teams performing well in next year's FIFA World Cup.

Classic Football
With a trophy cabinet bursting with domestic and continental silverware, Korean outfit Suwon Samsung Bluewings have become one of Asia's most prominent clubs since their inception in 1995. Next week, takes an inside look at the reigning K-League champions.

What to watch
After all the excitement of the FIFA U-20 World Cup and the South Africa 2010 qualifiers, club football returns to the fore. Next weekend's club matches include mouth-watering clashes such as Liverpool-Manchester United, the Gre-Nal derby in Brazil and Olympique Marseille-Paris Saint-Germain in France. Visit the MatchCentre to keep abreast of all the league football scores, news and interviews.

The hidden gem
Numbers have formed part of the beautiful game since the very first goal was scored. The statistics and records section offers an exhaustive look at everything from tournament and national team statistics to individual players. Use the head-to-head search to compare national teams at a number of levels, including FIFA World Cups, friendlies, FIFA U-20 World Cup and women's football.