Didier Drogba refused to play for Montreal Impact after being told he'd start MLS match on the bench
A disgruntled Didier Drogba refused to play for the Montreal Impact on Sunday after learning that he would not be in the starting lineup, coach Mauro Biello said.
The big-name striker opted not to show up at Saputo Stadium where the Impact drew 2-2 at home against Toronto to secure a play-off spot.
Montreal earlier listed a back injury to explain his omission but reports of discord were confirmed after the match.
'I spoke with him (Saturday) and he didn't accept the fact that he would come off the bench and, in the end, he didn't want to be in the 18,' Biello said. 'He decided not to... read more
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