Former Newcastle midfielder Cheick Tiote has died at the age of 30 after collapsing during a training session in China.
Newcastle United and manager Rafa Benitez led the tributes after the news that Cheick Tiote had died at the age of 30 in China.
Netherlands warmed up for a vital 2018 World Cup Qualifier next week with an emphatic 5-0 friendly win against Ivory Coast on Sunday.
Wilfried Zaha has rejected Gareth Southgate’s suggestion there was a timescale set on England selection before opting for the Ivory Coast.
Numerous pitch invasions forced Monday's friendly between Ivory Coast and Senegal in Paris to be abandoned before full-time.
Gareth Southgate admits regret at seeing Wilfried Zaha give up on England and join Ivory Coast.
Ivory Coast coach Marc Wilmots is aiming to persuade Yaya Toure to come out of international retirement.
As England, France and Ivory Coast fight to secure Joshua Bohui's international allegiance, we profile the Man Utd starlet...
England are in a tug-of-war with France and Ivory Coast to secure the international services of young Man Utd forward Joshua Bohui.
Holders Ivory Coast were knocked out of the Africa Cup of Nations following a 1-0 defeat in Oyem by Morocco.
Ivory Coast's defence of the Africa Cup of Nations kicked off with a 0-0 draw with Togo in Group C on Monday.
As Wilfried Zaha stars for Ivory Coast, we look at how England could regret their mistake.
Wilfried Zaha says he has no regrets about turning his back on England in order to play for the Ivory Coast.
Crystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha has been named in the Ivory Coast's provisional squad for the Africa Cup of Nations.
Gareth Southgate hopes to persuade Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha not to switch allegiance to the Ivory Coast.
A charity run by Didier Drogba has been cleared of corruption allegations but its donors may have been "misled", an investigation has found.
Four-time winner Yaya Toure has failed to make the five-man shortlist for the African Player of the Year award.
Italy and Germany fought out a goalless draw, while France also drew a blank with Ivory Coast in friendlies on Tuesday night.
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Reigning Africa Cup of Nations champions Ivory Coast will begin their defence against Togo in January after Wednesday's draw.