Umut Bulut: 'Playing alongside Drogba gave me strength'

Umut Bulut: ‘Playing alongside Drogba gave me strength’


Umut Bulut said that playing along side Didier Drogba improved his own performances on the pitch.

The experienced striker spoke with LigTV this week.

“He [Drogba] is a player that has won the Champions League,” Bulut said.

“Playing alongside him [Drobga] gave me strength. I think every football would like to play alongside a Ronaldo, Messi or a Drogba.”

“Also when Drogba was selected ahead of me I never questioned the decision.”

Drogba spent 1.5 seasons at Galatasaray where he won the Süper Lig titles, the Turkish Cup and reached the Champions League quarter-finals and Last 16.

Bulut has scores two goals in 14 appearances for Galatasaray this season.