When English-speaking television crews, photographers and journalists come to Ivory Coast, nine times out of ten its to find out more about the football players and the country behind the Ivorian football stars. We’re here to tell you all that sort of stuff, but we also want to share the impressions of others. This page will bring together links to some of the best coverage of the Ivorian football scene.

Ivory Coasting, by Anjali Nayar - Anjali is a Canadian journalist who came to Ivory Coast for the CHAN qualifying match against Togo in April 2010. These are her impressions. She also has a great photo gallery.

Kalou: ‘I still have scars from playing barefoot’, by Matt Lawton – really interesting profile of Salomon Kalou with lots of good info on the Asec Academy background of many of the Ivorian players.

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