The Ivory Coast international has spoken about his former teammate as the 30-year-old was buried on Sunday.
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Tiote collapsed and died during a training session with his club, Beijing Enterprises, last week. He was 30.
Former Newcastle teammate Papiss Cisse led the tributes to Cheick Tiote at a memorial service in China on Tuesday.
Former Manchester United and Newcastle striker Andrew Cole has questioned whether more can be done to help protect footballers from heart problems.
Guinea stunned Ivory Coast and South Africa ended their Nigerian hoodoo on a day of shocks in the 2019 African Nations Cup qualifiers on Saturday.
Cheick Tiote's family remain in the dark over what caused his sudden and tragic death at the age of just 30.
Former Newcastle manager Alan Pardew issued a heartfelt message of sympathy following the death of his former player Cheick Tiote on Monday.
Ivory Coast international Cheick Tiote died on Monday after collapsing during training with his club Beijing Enterprises. He was 30.
Netherlands thrashed Ivory Coast 5-0 in a friendly on Sunday as midfielder Wesley Sneijder made his record-equaling 130th appearance for the Dutch.
Former African rivals Didier Zokora and Michael Essien will face off on the Indonesian stage when Semen Padang host Persib Bandung on Saturday night.
Amidst reports that the Stade Rennais man has committed to the Elephants, Gnagnon has revealed that his future is undecided.
The Stade Rennais defender has added his name to the Elephants' national pool.
Ivory Coast have confirmed that Jeremie Boga and Jean-Philippe Gbamin have committed their international futures to the Elephants.
Paris Saint-Germain & Cote d'Ivoire right-back Serge Aurier believes people are out to 'destroy' him.
Wilfried Zaha's representative has dismissed England boss Gareth Southgate's claim there was "a disappearing egg timer on him going to Ivory Coast."
Gareth Southgate on Wilfried Zaha: "I didn't really appreciate there was this disappearing egg timer on him going to the Ivory Coast."
A friendly between Ivory Coast and Senegal was abandoned in the 88th minute on Monday after dozens of people invaded the pitch.
Jonathan Kodjia and Wilfried Zaha each scored a superb goal to help Ivory Coast to a 2-0 win over Russia in Krasnodar on Friday.
Toure brought down the curtain on his international career last year, having led Ivory Coast to the 2015 African Nations Cup.
The Cote d'Ivoire have replaced Michel Dussuyer with ex-Belgian coach Marc Wilmots, but Ed Dove feels the Elephants will regret the decision.
Former Belgium manager Marc Wilmots has been hired as the new coach of the Ivory Coast national team.
Jordaan was one of three prospective candidates to back out of the FIFA Council race just before next week's votes in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Former Arsenal and Sunderland defender Emmanuel Eboue says his year-long FIFA-imposed ban from football has been "like being in prison."
Juventus prodigy Moise Kean is eligible to represent both Italy and the Ivory Coast at international level.