Beijing football club bows in tearful farewell to Tiote

2017-06-13 16:13

Players from a Beijing football club bowed around the flag-draped coffin of their late Ivorian team-mate Cheick Tiote in an emotional farewell to the Ivorian star.

Ivory Coast must beat Guinea to 'honour' Tiote

2017-06-08 22:26

The Ivory Coast must beat Guinea to "honour the memory of Cheick Tiote", the former international who died in China this week, according to Elephants coach Marc Wilmots.

McClaren recalls Tiote's 'beautiful smile'

2017-06-06 12:00

Ivory Coast midfielder Cheick Tiote who died on Monday aged 30 was the 'kind of player everyone wants in their team, former England boss Steve McClaren has said.

Tragic Tiote 'suddenly fainted', says club

2017-06-06 07:21

Ivory Coast international Cheick Tiote "suddenly fainted" at training and died later in hospital, his Chinese club has said.


Tiote's body flown back to Ivory Coast

2017-06-12 22:30

Cheick Tiote's body will arrive back in the Ivory Coast later this week where tributes will be paid to the international by his former team-mates.

Fans petition to retire Tiote's Newcastle number

2017-06-07 16:23

The sense of loss after Cheick Tiote' s death has been reflected by over 1,000 Newcastle United fans signing a petition to have his shirt number of 24 retired.

Flowers, tributes after Tiote's sudden death

2017-06-06 10:24

Cheick Tiote's club said the cause of his death was still under investigation after the Ivory Coast international collapsed in training and died.

Ivory Coast's Tiote dies while training

2017-06-06 01:00

Ivory Coast international midfielder Cheick Tiote has died aged 30 while training with his Chinese club.

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