Ivory Coast sweat on Didier Drogba as he misses out on training... again

12 June 2010 07:46
Fitness race: Didier Drogba of the Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast captain Didier Drogba sat out training as he faces a race to be fit for the Elephants' opening game against Portugal on Tuesday.

The Chelsea striker, who broke his right arm in a friendly against Japan last Saturday, had trained for the previous two days wearing a cast.

'Didier is back in the hands of the doctors but that doesn't mean anything,' said a team spokesman.

He added that coach Sven Goran Eriksson will leave it until the last possible moment before deciding whether his skipper can line up against Portugal in Port Elizabeth.

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Source: Daily_Mail