Ivory Coast edge Gabon to go top of World Cup qualifying group

Ivory Coast were forced to dig deep to secure a 1-0 victory over Gabon in the 2026 World Cup qualifier played at the Amadou Gon Coulibaly Stadium in Korhogo.

Ivory Coast midfielder Seko Fofana during the Africa Cup of Nations 2023

Seko Fofana celebrates Côte d’Ivoire's special AFCON title

Côte d'Ivoire midfielder Seko Fofana says their 4-0 group stage defeat to Equatorial Guinea drove them towards this dream of winning the Africa Cup of Nations on home soil.


Five things we learned from the Africa Cup of Nations

Ivory Coast brought the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations to a dramatic end on Sunday beating Nigeria 2-1 in the final to become champions for the third time.

Ivory Coast's Max-Alain Gradel raises the trophy after the African Cup of Nations final

Sebastien Haller nets winner as Ivory Coast are crowned AFCON 2023 champions

Sebastien Haller inspired hosts Ivory Coast to their third Africa Cup of Nations title with a late winner to seal a 2-1 comeback win over Nigeria in Abidjan on Sunday night.

William Troost-Ekong of Nigeria during the TotalEnergies CAF Africa Cup of Nations semi-final match between Nigeria and South Africa at Peace Stadium of Bouaké on February 7, 2024 in Bouaké,

William Troost-Ekong dreaming of lifting AFCON title

When the curtain comes down on the 2023 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament tomorrow evening at the Alassane Ouattara Stadium in Ebimpe, Abidjan in Côte d’Ivoire, Nigerian national team captain William Troost-Ekong is dreaming of joining an exclusive club of captains, who have lifted this trophy.


Sebastien Haller sends hosts Ivory Coast into Africa Cup of Nations final

Sebastien Haller's decisive goal propelled the host nation Ivory Coast into the Africa Cup of Nations final, edging past DR Congo with a 1-0 victory and bringing them within touching distance of ultimate redemption.