Montreal Impact have denied suggestions that star striker Didier Drogba will be loaned to Serie A side Bologna during the MLS off season.
Drogba has made a huge impression at the Impact, scoring 11 goals in 11 matches since debuting in late August. The Chelsea legend was recently shortlisted forNewcomer of the Year, such has been his success.
Reports on Monday suggested Montreal were holding talks with Bologna about bringing the Ivorian on loan to the Serie A side, but the club has released a statement to insist no such discussions have taken place. This, and other speculation can be found on our Transfer Gossip section.
The Impact take a 2-1 lead into the second leg of their Eastern Conference semifinal against the Columbus Crew on Sunday at Mapfre Stadium.
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