Competitions Archive

  • Ivory Coast 2 – Algeria 2

    Ivory Coast 2 – Algeria 2

    This match was never destined to be a classic – Algeria already eliminated in the competition and Ivory Coast already qualified. Coach Lamouchi put out the reserve side – only Romaric and Kalou remained from the starting XI that played against Tunisia at the weekend. A time to shine arguably, and of course starting with [...]

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  • Ivory Coast 3 – Tunisia 0

    Ivory Coast 3 – Tunisia 0

    Ivory Coast made it two out of two with a far more impressive victory against what was also stronger opposition. Lamouchi’s surprise decision to live out ageing stars Kolo Toure and Didier Drogba seemed to pay dividends in the first half, when they played some of the best football they’ve shown in a while. Gervinho [...]

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  • Ivory Coast 2 – Togo 1

    Ivory Coast 2 – Togo 1

    It wasn’t the perfect start for the Elephants – but perhaps it was par for the course – another Ivory Coast win and another far from convincing performance. Didier Drogba’s contribution in particular was worrying – at least there’s room for improvement. Yaya Toure scored quickly on eight minutes from a Gervinho cross, and he [...]

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  • Ivory Coast 4 – Egypt 2

    Ivory Coast 4 – Egypt 2

    Ivory Coast came from a goal down in this important friendly ahead of the African Cup of Nations in South Africa later this month. Gervinho scored twice, once from the spot, while Lancina Traore and Didier Ya Konan completed the score. A good confidence booster against our long time foes, but not 100% convincing especially [...]

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  • Ivory Coast vs Egypt

    Ivory Coast vs Egypt

    Drogba and co. will try to avenge the insult they underwent in the 2008 semi-finals defeat to the Pharaohs

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  • Austria 0 – Ivory Coast 3

    Austria 0 – Ivory Coast 3

    The former Chelsea striker’s performance is encouraging as he’s likely to lack competition after the end of the season in China

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  • Senegal 0 – Ivory Coast 2

    Senegal 0 – Ivory Coast 2

    Crowd violence mar a 0-2 away victory for Ivory Coast to gain qualification for next year's Cup of Nations

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  • Lamouchi announces squad for Senegal

    Lamouchi announces squad for Senegal

    The ivorian boss has once again trusted in the big name players at the moment

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  • Ivory Coast 4 – Senegal 2

    Ivory Coast 4 – Senegal 2

    Ivory Coast come out on top in a gripping first leg tie with Senegal in Abidjan

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  • Lemouchi announces squad for Senegal qualifier prep

    Lemouchi announces squad for Senegal qualifier prep

    Kalou back in the squad of 28 called up to Abidjan for prep ahead of a vital Senegal clash

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