This ref just doesn't want to give a penalty. You get some who are like that.
Malouda and Drogba both have respectable claims. The Malouda decision was had to rationalize. The ref just doesn't want the game decided by a penalty, I presume.
I hope he's as unyielding at the other end of the pitch.
It has been said that man is a rational animal. All my life I have been searching for evidence which could support this.
-- Bertrand Russell
To make an apple pie from scratch,
you must first invent the universe.
-- Carl Sagan