Hamed Traore battling malaria, not included in Ivory Coast AFCON squad

Bournemouth manager Andoni Iraola has revealed that Ivory Coast midfielder Hamed Traore is recovering from malaria and will be out for "some time".

Wilfried Zaha Ivory Coast

AFCON: Wilfried Zaha omitted from Ivory Coast squad

Wilfried Zaha has been omitted from the Ivory Coast team for the upcoming Africa Cup of Nations.


Bafana Bafana blow early lead but hold Ivory Coast to draw in Abidjan

Bafana Bafana could not hold onto a lead as they played to a 1-1 draw against Ivory Coast in a friendly international at the Felix Houphouet Boigny Stadium in Abidjan.

Head Coach Walid Regragui of Morocco looks on during the international friendly game between Morocco and Peru at Civitas Metropolitan Stadium on March 28, 2023 in Madrid, Spain.

Walid Regragui counts Bafana Bafana amongst contenders for 2023 AFCON title

Morocco head coach Walid Regragui says teams like Bafana Bafana cannot be ruled out from winning the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Ivory Coast.

Didier Drogba poses for a photo on the Green Carpet ahead of The Best FIFA Football Awards 2022 on February 27, 2023 in Paris, France.

Didier Drogba - I wish I had a chance to play AFCON in Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast’s most popular player, Didier Drogba, wishes to roll back the years and don the famous orange colours just to be part of the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament on home soil next year.

Yaya Toure

Yaya Toure open to coaching Ivory Coast

Yaya Toure says he would be open to coaching the Ivory Coast national team after snubbing the idea in the past.