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It doesn't get much more credible than a former manager saying you have a bad attitude. That is the case with Didier Drogba as Luiz Felipe Scolari made these comments about the Ivorian striker according to the Metro.
In an interview with South American TV station TB Arena Sport, Scolari said he 'didn't leave Chelsea because of sabotage from the players, but it is true it was difficult to control the dressing room.'
He singled out Drogba for particular criticism, and revealed he wanted to offer him in a swap for Inter Milan's Adriano, but owner Roman Abramovich blocked the deal.
'There were many big stars and good players but their behaviour was very different,' he said.
'Drogba believed he was the star in the squad and I did have conflicts with him.
'I wanted Abramovich to swap Drogba for Adriano at Inter because it was easier to control him than Drogba.'
Going into more detail about his problems with the Ivorian international, Scolari continued: 'He wanted to go to a hospital in Paris because of an injury, but I said no.
'Then when [Nicolas] Anelka did well in his absence and scored many goals, Drogba came back and wanted to go straight back into the team but I said no.'