Ivory Coast-less City gear up for Blues

2015-01-29 15:19

Ivory Coast's progress to the knockout stage of AFCON was bad news for Manchester City.

Ivory Coast seal last 4 spot

2015-01-28 22:12

Max Gradel finally broke the string of draws in Group D and sent the Ivory Coast into the quarter-finals of AFCON.

Yaya plays a different role

2015-01-28 08:15

Herve Renard has come out to defend Yaya Toure's AFCON form and says the player has a different job to do.

Ivory Coast to avoid history

2015-01-26 07:44

Ivory Coast will be hoping history does not repeat itself as they look to avoid of crashing out AFCON.

Ivorians look to overcome Mali

2015-01-23 14:51

The Ivory Coast must overcome the absence of the suspended Gervinho as they look to overcome Mali in Malabo.

Gervinho issues apology

2015-01-21 15:22

Ivory Coast star Gervinho has apologised after being sent off in his side's 1-1 Africa Cup of Nations draw with Guinea.

Gervinho to discover sanction

2015-01-21 13:12

Ivory Coast attacker Gervinho will discover the length of his suspension on Wednesday after being sent off against Guinea.

Kalou: Drogba a big miss

2015-01-20 14:03

Salomon Kalou has compared Ivory Coast playing at AFCON without Didier Drogba to Barcelona playing without Lionel Messi.

Ivory Coast look to end poor run

2015-01-20 08:32

The ghost of Didier Drogba could loom large at the African Nations Cup on Tuesday when Ivory Coast play Guinea.

Kalou goal sinks Nigeria

2015-01-12 10:05

The Ivory Coast defeated outgoing champions Nigeria 1-0 on Sunday in an Africa Cup of Nations warm-up in Abu Dhabi.

Praise heaped on Bafana

2014-12-01 16:02

Ivory Coast head coach Herve Renard has admitted that Bafana Bafane were too strong for his youthful team.

Bafana sink Ivorians

2014-11-30 17:24

Bafana Bafana have comfortably beaten Ivory Coast in the Nelson Mandela Challenge at the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit.

Bafana's Challenge tie in doubt

2014-11-28 09:13

Bafana's Nelson Mandela Challenge encounter with Ivory Coast is in doubt after half the squad failed to report for training.

16 AFCON 2015 teams confirmed

2014-11-20 08:40

Egypt and defending champions Nigeria are the two big names who failed to qualify for AFCON 2015.

Five AFCON qualifying facts

2014-11-18 09:52

Find out FIVE interesting 2015 Africa Cup of Nations group qualifying facts ahead of final day of qualifying.

SAFA planning for Ivory Coast

2014-11-18 07:46

A SAFA spokesman says they are talking to PSL clubs to ensure players are made available for the Ivory Coast clash.

Ivory Coast turn to veterans

2014-11-07 11:51

Beleaguered Ivory Coast have turned to their veterans to help them secure AFCON qualification later this month.

Zokora quits Elephants duty

2014-09-08 18:02

Didier Zokora has announced in an interview with the national press that he is calling time on his international career.

Sierra Leone clash on

2014-09-02 11:48

The Ivory Coast government has decided to allow Sierra Leone's team to enter the country, giving the go-ahead for an AFCON qualifier.

Ivory Coast in line for new coach

2014-07-30 08:07

Former Zambia Africa Cup of Nations-winning coach, Herve Renard, could take charge of serial 'chokers' Ivory Coast this week.

Africa bows out early again

2014-07-01 14:27

The same string of problems occurs every SWC campaign that diverge an African teams or are African teams just not good enough.

Lamouchi quits Ivory Coast

2014-06-25 09:42

Sabri Lamouchi has stepped down as Ivory Coast manager after failing to lead the side past the World Cup group stages.

Could Yaya leave City?

2014-06-24 14:56

Yaya Toure is considering switching clubs after numerous indifference's with the Premier League champions.

Ivory Coast cautious of Greece

2014-06-24 10:08

Ivory Coast will take a "very cautious" approach in their World Cup clash with Greece on Tuesday, coach Sabri Lamouchi said.

Toures to stay at World Cup

2014-06-22 12:34

Ivory Coast players Yaya and Kolo Toure will stay at the World Cup despite the death of their younger brother.


FIVE standout AFCON goals

2015-01-29 12:17

Five of the best goals from the group stage of the Africa Cup of Nations, which concluded on Wednesday evening.

Group D decider on a knife-edge

2015-01-28 09:00

The last quarter-final places at AFCON will be decided on Wednesday as Group D goes down to the wire.

Cameroon to end Ivorians AFCON?

2015-01-27 14:50

Group D is set to go down to the wire as Cote d’Ivoire and Cameroon will meet in their final group match.

Ivory Coast snatch draw against Mali

2015-01-24 20:27

An 86th minute strike by substitute Max Gradel gave Cote d’Ivoire a deserved point as they played to a draw against Mali.

Gervinho cops two-match ban

2015-01-21 20:28

Ivory Coast star Gervinho has been handed a two-game ban following his sending-off in the 1-1 Africa Cup of Nations draw with Guinea.

Sigh of relief for favourites

2015-01-21 13:54

Group D favourites Cameroon and the Ivory Coast breathed a sigh of relief as both came from behind to draw their opening ties.

10-man Ivory Coast held by Guinea

2015-01-20 20:11

10-man Ivory Coast were held to a 1-1 draw by underdogs Guinea in their opening Group D match at the African Nations Cup.

Toure confident ahead of Guinea

2015-01-20 12:46

Yaya Toure is confident that under coach Herve Renard, Ivory Coast can win in their opening AFCON game against Guinea.

Toure's last AFCON chance

2015-01-14 11:12

This year's Africa Cup of Nations may well be the last chance for Yaya Toure to finally win a major international trophy.

Galtier furious as Gradel chosen

2015-01-09 07:17

Saint-Etienne coach Christophe Galtier expressed his anger at the call-up of Max Gradel to the Ivory Coast squad.

Mashaba pleased with options

2014-12-01 08:54

Coach Shakes Mashaba is more than pleased following Bafana's outstanding performance in the Nelson Mandela Challenge.

Bafana duels the Elephants

2014-11-28 12:35

South Africa will face Cote d’Ivoire for the 20th edition of the Nelson Mandela Challenge. Who will win?

Ivory Coast name weak NMC squad

2014-11-25 14:17

A host of Africa's finest players were not included in the below-strength Ivory Coast squad named to face South Africa.

Yaya joins 100 club

2014-11-20 08:17

Manchester City midfielder won his 100th cap as Ivory Coast sealed AFCON 2015 qualification on Wednesday.

Africa giants hopes hanging by a thread

2014-11-18 09:47

Nigeria, Ghana and Ivory Coast all have a lot to do in a final bid to qualify for AFCON 2015.

Ivory Coast boost AFCON chances

2014-11-15 11:51

Kolo Toure made an immediate impact on his return to the Ivory Coast team by scoring early in a 5-1 win over Sierra Leone, boosting their qualification chances to AFCON 2015.

Elephants stick with PUMA

2014-11-07 08:29

PUMA has announced an extension of its partnership with the Côte d’Ivoire Football Federation on Friday morning.

Drogba, Eto'o gone, problems remain

2014-09-04 12:53

No Drogba or Eto'o, but Ebola and other problems remain for the final African Cup qualifiers scheduled across Africa.

Renard new Ivory Coast coach

2014-07-31 17:12

Former Zambia coach Herve Renard has been appointed Ivory Coast coach, succeeding compatriot Sabri Lamouchi.

Toure: No sympathy for Africa

2014-07-02 10:07

Ivory Coast star Yaya Toure believes their 'scandalous' SWC exit has been overlooked because no-one cares about African teams.

Greece attempts speed learning

2014-06-25 15:26

Greece will attempt to shed their defensive-minded image at the SWC in order to prepare for the confident Costa Rica on Sunday.

As it happened: Greece v Ivory Coast

2014-06-25 00:00

A recap of the match between Greece and Ivory Coast where the winner went into the Round of 16.

Elephants given cash incentive

2014-06-24 12:52

The President of the Ivory Coast has offered the cash incentive of a doubled win bonus to inspire Ivory Coast to SWC progression.

Toure seeks to lead Elephants

2014-06-23 10:19

Yaya and Kolo Toure will have to shake off their grief over the death of their brother against Greece at the SWC.

Toure brother passes away

2014-06-20 12:03

The Ivory Coast brothers Yaya and Kolo Toure have been rocked by the news that their brother Ibrahim Oyala Toure has passed away.

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