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Former Ivory Coast international Didier Drogba was evasive when asked about his ambition to run as president of the Ivorian Football Federation (IFF).

Chelsea legend Didier Drogba on his interest in the Ivorian football presidency

Former Ivory Coast international Didier Drogba was evasive when asked about his ambition to run as president of the Ivorian Football Federation (IFF).
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Tottenham defender undergoes hand surgery

Tottenham Hotspur defender Serge Aurier has undergone surgery on a hand injury suffered at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, the club confirmed.
Ibrahim Kamara

Ivory Coast’s Ibrahim Kamara sets sights on 2021 AFCON title

Lille OSC attacker Nicolas Pepe and Crystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha are seen as key elements of a potentially exciting new generation in Ivory Coast.
Ivory Coast manager Ibrahim Kamara praised his side’s industry in the aftermath of their Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) quarter-final elimination at the hands of Algeria.

Afcon: The boys came to Egypt to learn – Ivory Coast coach

Ivory Coast manager Ibrahim Kamara praised his side’s industry in the aftermath of their Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) quarter-final elimination at the hands of Algeria.
Djamel Belmadi

Afcon: Ivory Coast are one of the favourites – Algeria coach

Algeria manager Djamel Belmadi believes Ivory Coast are one of the contenders to claim the 32nd Africa Cup of Nations.
Wilfried Zaha gave the Elephants of Cote d’Ivoire a 1-0 win over Mali in their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) round of 16 match on Monday in Suez.

Afcon: Wilfried Zaha’s goal sends Cote d’Ivoire into last eight

Wilfried Zaha gave the Elephants of Cote d’Ivoire a 1-0 win over Mali in their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) round of 16 match on Monday in Suez.
Despite failing to feature for Ivory Coast in their defeat to Morocco, head coach Ibrahim Kamara is adamant Wilfried Zaha still has a role to play for his national team.

Afcon: Why Wilfried Zaha didn’t feature against Morocco – Ivory Coast coach

Despite failing to feature for Ivory Coast in their defeat to Morocco, head coach Ibrahim Kamara is adamant Wilfried Zaha still has a role to play for his national team.
South Africa international Lebogang Mothiba has urged his team-mates to forget about their defeat to Ivory Coast.

Afcon: South Africa need better strategy against Namibia – Lebogang Mothiba

South Africa international Lebogang Mothiba has urged his team-mates to forget about their defeat to Ivory Coast.

Afcon: Wilfried Bony shifts focus to ‘difficult’ Morocco after South Africa win

Wilfried Bony has refused to dwell on Cote d’Ivoire’s victory over South Africa as he turns his attention to the clash against Morocco.
Franck Kessie says he accepts criticism of his display against South Africa, as it is part of playing for a 'big club' in Serie A.

Afcon: Cote d’Ivoire’s Franck Kessie accepts criticism after South Africa display

Franck Kessie says he accepts criticism of his display against South Africa, as it is part of playing for a 'big club' in Serie A.
Ibrahim Kamara

Afcon: Ivory Coast coach aims to solve defensive problems against Bafana Bafana

Ivory Coast head coach Ibrahim Kamara has highlighted their defensive problem ahead of their first game at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) finals.

Wild elephant gores farmer to death

Three elephants foraging for food came across the 26-year-old man and his wife sleeping in a tent, said police captain Chalit Sudachan.

Jamie O’Hara: Tottenham Hotspur should sell Ivory Coast’s Serge Aurier

Jamie O'Hara has advised Tottenham Hotspur to cash in on Ivory Coast's Serge Aurier and sign a more competitive right-back.
Abdoul Karim Cisse

Ivory Coast goalkeeper Abdoul Karim Cisse to miss AFCON with injury

Abdoul Karim Cisse was included in Kamara’s 27-man preliminary squad but he has now withdrawn after national team doctors assessed him at their training camp in Chantilly, France.

Wilfried Bony targets Premier League return after Swansea City exit

Wilfried Bony has said that he is interested in returning to the Premier League ahead of the 2018-19 season following his fine loan spell in Qatar.

AFCON: Wilfried Bony, Wilfred Zaha named in Ivory Coast squad

Former Manchester City striker Wilfried Bony, Wilfred Zaha and Nicolas Pepe named in Ivory Coast's provisional squad for 2019 Africa Cup of Nations as in-form Gervinho dropped.
Jose Mourinho believes Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech would have chosen to bow out in a game against Chelsea and will be determined to beat his old club in the Europa League final, despite being linked with a return to Stamford Bridge.

Didier Drogba consoles Petr Cech after Europa League loss to Chelsea

Didier Drogba has sent a message of consolation to his former teammate Petr Cech after Arsenal’s 4-1 defeat to Chelsea in the final of the Uefa Europa League on Wednesday.

Gervinho dropped as Wilfried Bony makes Cote d’Ivoire’s AFCON provisional squad

Parma forward Gervinho will not play at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations but Wilfried Bony has a chance to feature for the Elephants in Egypt after he was named in the 27-man provisional squad.

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