They call this a "friendly?"

Having watched a few, I have always disputed the notion of calling soccer exhibitions “friendlies.” Witness what happened today when a flying knee connected with Ivory Coast striker Didier Drogba’s elbow.

It is a fracture, and Drogba is out of the World Cup, dampening the hopes of one of the top African teams as they prepare for the first World Cup on their home continent.

The video:

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