Found June 28, 2013 on Afrikan Soccer:
PLAYERS: Didier Drogba
Galatastary striker A French court has ordered Ivory Coast international Didier Drogba to pay €450,000 to a construction company based in Corsica for unpaid work on a villa in Abidjan. The company Acqua Viva dragged the former Chelsea striker to court in May for his alleged refusal to settle the balance for work carried out at his luxurious house completed in 2009. The company also complained that armed men denied its workers access to the site, which the judge described as unfair and said it could have been under instructions from Drogba and his wife Lala Diakite. Though the 35-year-old former Marseille player, who joined Turkish side Galatasaray early this year, has decided to lodge an appeal, he must pay the money immediately as the court has ordered the provisional enforcement of the decision.

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