By Alan Duffy
What a week it’s been for Crystal Palace wunderkind wing-wizard Wilfried Zaha. From getting an England call-up to being linked to Real Madrid to even being (mis)quoted as saying that only Messi and Ronaldo are better than him, the 20-year-old is getting even more media coverage than Jimmy Savile at moment.
Anyway, the latest scoop on Zaha is that, despite his Three Lions call-up, the Ivory Coast powers-that-be are desperate for the attacker, who was born in the west African country, to eschew the Three Lions for a career with the Elephants (now there’s a fight I’d like to see).
And none other than top Ivorian dog, Didier Drogba, has been on the blower to young Zaha, putting him straight on his future international career.
Even if Zaha plays against Sweden on Wednesday, he will still be eligible to line out for the Ivorians, as the game at the Swedbank Arena is but