Drogba relishing Wembley return

Didier Drogba has admitted he feels "like a kid" every time he scores a winning goal at Wembley.

Chelsea striker Drogba has known that feeling more than any other player since the stadium was rebuilt in 2007, having found the net in every one of his seven competitive appearances there.

And the man who netted the winner in both the 2007 and 2010 FA Cup final, said: "I feel like a kid, feel like a kid scoring a winning goal. We were practising free-kicks out on the pitches today and, with the last free-kick, Ramires scored and he reacted like a kid would react. It's the same feeling for everyone, scoring a goal in a big game, a final, it's a dream."

Drogba dreamt of playing at Wembley since he was a child, recalling watching the 1996 final between Manchester United and Liverpool.

He said: "My dream was to play at the old Wembley, where I saw all those big games: from Chelsea; when Eric Cantona - one of my favourite players - scored that goal there. So that was my dream. But I'm quite happy with the new one."

Drogba seems to come alive at the world's "most famous" football cathedral.

"I haven't been to the Maracana, but Wembley is, for me, the most famous one," he said.

"We've had some good results there. We won, I think, all our FA Cup finals there, so it's a good stadium for us. Maybe it's our lucky stadium.

"I feel comfortable on this pitch.

"When I decided I wanted to play football when I was young, I wanted to play in big stadiums like this."

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