2018 Season

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38dEd Dove, KweséESPN

Kabaso nets twice as Zambia down Ivory Coast

Augustine Kabaso netted twice as Zambia beat the Ivory Coast 2-0 in Marrakech to take a major step towards the CHAN quarter finals.

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61dPA Sport

Yaya Toure ends international retirement

Yaya Toure has reversed his international retirement and hopes to win another trophy with Ivory Coast, according to his agent.

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Eboue in financial ruin after divorce

Former Arsenal defender Emmanuel Eboue has told the Mirror he is financially ruined and is battling with suicidal thoughts.

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72dIan Holyman

Drogba, Djorkaeff made Ligue 1 ambassadors

Former Chelsea star Didier Drogba and France's World Cup and European Championship winner Youri Djorkaeff have been named as ambassadors for Ligue 1.

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81dIan Holyman

Drogba joins Ivory Coast club's board

Didier Drogba has joined the board of Ivorian side Williamsville Athetlic Club as the former Chelsea striker prepares his post-playing career.

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102dKweséESPN staff

Wilmots quits Elephants after World Cup failure

Ivory Coast are on the lookout for a head coach after Mark Wilmots left the post in the wake of the Elephants' failure to qualify for the World Cup.

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106dESPN staff

Morocco and Tunisia qualify for World Cup

Morocco stunned Ivory Coast 2-0 to qualify for the 2018 World Cup, while Tunisia also booked their ticket to Russia on Saturday.

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Kalou deflects notion of pressure on Ivory Coast (0:38)
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Kalou: Hope can make you achieve your dreams (3:20)
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123dStephan Uersfeld

Kalou on how to make a difference

In an exclusive interview with ESPN FC, Salomon Kalou talks about the important role footballers can play in giving hope to the next generation.

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124dStephan Uersfeld

Kalou: Morocco boss Renard 'like Mourinho'

Ivory Coast's Salomon Kalou has told ESPN FC he sees Morocco coach Herve Renard as "a bit like Mourinho" ahead of their crucial World Cup qualifier.

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Kalou desperate to reach third World Cup (2:39)
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Kalou explains decision to take a knee to ESPN FC (2:55)

RankingsAfrican Nations Championship

Goal Difference-3Tied-13th
Goals Scored0Tied-15th
Assists0Tied-1st
Goals Conceded3Tied-5th