Spoils shared as Cote d'Ivoire oust Algeria
Sofiane Feghouli's introduction saw the Valencia man net from the spot and assist another, but victory was not to be for the Foxes as Didier Drogba and Wilfried Bony secured a 2-2 draw
Elephants march on
Goals from Gervinho, Yaya Toure and Didier Ya Konan saw Cote d'Ivoire take control of Africa Cup of Nations Group D with a 3-0 win over Tunisia
Drogba targets end to Afcon trophy drought
The Chelsea man has hailed Cote d'Ivoire's strong character shown at this year's tournament, hinting that the Elephants' 20-year wait for silverware may be about to end if their form continues
Story Of Ivory Coast
Gone are those romping days when ‘Drogbacite’ DJ mixings used to provoke graceful dance steps in and outside beer parlours across one of the safest and sprightliest nations in West Africa called Ivory Coast.
Who Said I Was Gone?
Thought to have withdrawn from Cote D’Ivoire’s national team, tentatively or definitely, former Captain Didier Drogba, who was not fielded in the Cote D’Ivoire – Rwanda AFCON qualifying match played on Saturday, told Telefoot on Sunday that he had never said he was leaving the team.
The week-long rumours of Didier Drogba’s probable withdrawal from the Cote D’Ivoire national team have been confirmed. The team’s new coach François Zahoui told reporters in Abidjan on Saturday, during his official presentation by the FA, that his recent meeting with the Premier League top scorer in London had not been fruitful.
Sven-Goran Eriksson has refused to confirm where his future lies after stepping down as Ivory Coast manager. Now that the Swede's short term deal as coach has ended, he has been linked with a return to club management...
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|1||Boubacar Barry Copa||Goalkeeper||-||M. Bolly||Midfielder|
|-||Brou Benjamin Angoua||Goalkeeper||-||G. Serey Die||Midfielder|
|-||Badra Ali Sangaré||Goalkeeper||-||Abdul Razak||Midfielder|
|-||Serge Aurier||Defender||7||Seydou Doumbia||Striker|
|3||Arthur Boka||Defender||8||Salomon Kalou||Striker|
|-||Jean-Daniel Akpa-Akpro||Defender||9||Arouna Kone||Striker|
|22||Sol Bamba||Defender||12||Wilfried Bony||Striker|
|-||B. Dja Djé Djé||Defender||13||Didier Ya Konan||Striker|
|5||D. Zokora||Midfielder||22||Lacina Traore||Striker|
|6||J. Gosso||Midfielder||-||Giovanni-Guy Yann Sio||Striker|
|9||Cheikh Tiote||Midfielder||-||Sabri Lamouchi||Manager/Coach|
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