Last updated at 12:09 China should start training babies if the country is to be successful at football, says President Xi Jinping. The government has approved the country’s “football reform plan”, and says being good at football is the “ardent wish of the whole nation”.
Didier Drogba can’t bear any more bad memories of failed finals as he prepares for another Wembley showdown. The legendary striker opened the scoring in 2008’s League Cup final defeat to Tottenham Hotspur . Chelsea go head-to-head with Spurs for the trophy again on Sunday at the home of football and Drogba is looking to hit double figures for the Blues in major finals.