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Features news coverage of Ivory Coast and its players, including match reports and general football news.

  1. Group G – The ‘Group of Death’

    “There once was a man from Korea, Who drowned all his sorrows in beer. ‘Cos his team had done poop, Finished bottom of their group, And now he’s got to wait four more year” – William Shakespeare (Korea Sonnet – …


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  2. World Cup: The Unusual Suspects?

    As the World Cup countdown ticks down to just four days, the media have typically focused on nations in the upper echelons of world football. Those without greater knowledge may assume that the tournament will be played out with just 8, or …


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  3. World Cup 2010 Injuries

    As we gear up for the opening of the 2010 FIFA World Cup this coming Friday we are in store for a month of a carnival football as the ‘Rainbow Nation’ invites the world to enjoy this landmark achievement for …


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  4. Who will be the top African nation?

    It is only in recent times that African nations have risen to prominence on football’s World stage, most notably thorough their performances at the World Cup. Apart from Egypt’s participation in the 1934 tournament, it was not until 1970 when …


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  5. World Cup Breakout Players

    Though only a small sample-size, the World Cup can be career-altering. Franck Ribery was a surprise inclusion to the French squad in 2006. A few great performances for France later, he was one of the biggest stars in football and …


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  6. Ivory Coast 2010 World Cup Squad

    Côte d’Ivoire Coach:  Sven-Göran Eriksson No. Pos. Player DoB/Age Caps Club GK Boubacar Barry 30 December 1979 (aged 30) 45 Lokeren GK Aristide Zogbo 30 December 1981 (aged 28) 6 Maccabi Netanya GK Daniel Yeboah 13 November 1984 (aged 25) …


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