Africa Cup Of Nations And Ivory Coast

Confederation of African Football or CAF confirmed that Ivory Coast would be hosting the Africa Cup of Nations on 2023 instead of the 2021 version as had been planned earlier. Cameroon would be taking on the event of 2021 as they were stripped of the right to host the 2019 event. Ivory Coast has resisted […]

FIF Protests CAF Decision

The Afcon 2021 tournament has been awarded to Cameroon, moving it from Ivory Coast and that is what the Ivorian Football Federation has appealed against. The appeal has been launched against the decision taken by Confederation of African Football. The federation has appealed to Court of Arbitration for Sport for this decision on Thursday. The […]

Ivory Coast Remains With Manchester United’s Eric Bailly

Ibrahim recently has named Eric Bailly the Manchester United in his team for the qualification of Africa Cup of Nations (ACN) out to Guinea. Bailly is at the defender position in the team. On 6th of October he was last seen on the ground and that time also he substituted by another player just after […]

Nicolas, The Chelsea Academy Keeper Tie-In Ivory Coast Team

The Ivory Coast has included Chelsea academic goalkeeper Nicolas Tie for their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against the Central African Republic (CAR). Crystal Palace forward Wilfried Zaha is also included after missing the 2-1 win in Rwanda last month for “personal reasons”. Zaha has scored three goals in six Premier League matches this season, […]

Tite Unsure about his Brazil Future after Belgian Defeat

Brazil coach Tite remained tightlipped on his future as Brazil once again contemplate a disastrous World Cup campaign. The five-time champions were unable to get past the quarter-finals of the 2018 World Cup, as they were beaten by Belgium 2-1. Four years ago, it was a horrendous 7-1 defeat in the semi-final that led to […]

Roy Hodgson Blames Himself For Wilfried Zaha’s Decision To Switch Allegiance

Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson has taken the blame for being unable to persuade Wilfried Zaha to prolong his international career with England. The 25-year-old switched his allegiance to the Ivory Coast a couple of years ago after failing to earn a Three Lions call-up since 2013, where he appeared in two non-competitive matches. In […]

Franck Kessie Pleased With Maiden Season With AC Milan

Ivorian midfielder Franck Kessie is pleased with his progression with AC Milan during the course of the current campaign. The 21-year-old joined the Rossoneri on a two-year loan deal from Atalanta BC during the 2017 summer transfer window, and he has since established himself as an influential figure at the heart of their midfield. In […]

Ivory Coast international dreams of Chelsea transfer

Ivory Coast defender Wilfried Kanon has revealed that he is taking English grammar lessons in order to pursue a Premier League move in the future. The 23-year-old has earmarked Chelsea as his dream club as he looks to follow in the footsteps of country legends Didier Drogba and Salomon Kalou. Kanon joined Dutch side ADO […]

Zaha opens up about journey to England

Crystal Palace midfielder Wilfried Zaha has opened up on his life coming to England with his family as a refugee from the Ivory Coast at aged 4 where he struggled at first before settling down and then on his recent emotional journey back home in a documentary for Palace TV.7 The programme entitled Wilfried Zaha […]