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Drogba: Terry and I will stay with Chelsea

DIDIER DROGBA opened his pre-season account with a goal in Chelsea&rsquo;s friendly victory over Inter Milan yesterday &ndash; and then edged closer to signing a new three-year deal.<br /><br />The Ivorian looked in imperious form as the Blues swept aside former boss Jose Mourinho&rsquo;s side in front of 82,000 fans in Pasadena, California.<br /><br />Drogba now looks set to end speculation about his future by penning a new contract at Stamford Bridge &ndash; and believes he will be swiftly followed by captain John Terry.<br /><br />The England captain played a full 90 minutes for new boss Carlo Ancelotti in California despite his public pursuit by Manchester City.<br /><br />&ldquo;He&rsquo;s our captain and we need him and we know he&rsquo;s going to stay with us and win more trophies,&rdquo; a convinced Drogba said.<br /><br />Drogba netted the opener for the Blues on 11 minutes before Frank Lampard bagged the second from the penalty spot just after half-time to seal victory over the Italian champions.<br /><br />And although Drogba insists it was nice to see former boss Mourinho again, he remains excited about the future under Ancelotti. &ldquo;It&rsquo;s always nice to see him, he was a big part of Chelsea&rsquo;s success and now we&rsquo;re moving on. We have a new manager now and we&rsquo;re all happy for him because he won his second game out of two, so it&rsquo;s all good. We&rsquo;re working hard, this is only the start and we want to be ready for the start of the season.&rdquo;<br /><br />Ancelotti, meanwhile, is delighted to have a committed Drogba in the ranks, insisting he has a unique talent at his disposal. <br /><br />&ldquo;Drogba is a very important player for us and we want him to play for Chelsea,&rdquo; he said. &ldquo;He&rsquo;s irreplaceable as no other striker in the world can do the same job. I&rsquo;ve spoken with Drogba and know what he wants. He told me he&rsquo;s happy to stay.&rdquo;<br /><br />Chelsea have also been boosted by midfielder John Obi Mikel signing a new five-year deal last night.