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Man City boss Hughes wants Chelsea rebel Drogba

Manchester City boss Mark Hughes is preparing a £20 million bid for Chelsea striker Didier Drogba.

The Mail on Sunday says Hughes has made an old-fashioned striker his top priority and is closely monitoring Drogba's situation in London after cooling his interest in January target, Blackburn's Roque Santa Cruz.

Drogba, 31, became a cult hero with Chelsea fans after winning two league titles under Jose Mourinho, but owner Roman Abramovich has become increasingly impatient with the player.

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