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0-0-1, 3rd in African Nations Cup Qualifying
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3dIan Holyman

Drogba, Djorkaeff made Ligue 1 ambassadors

Former Chelsea star Didier Drogba and France's World Cup and European Championship winner Youri Djorkaeff have been named as ambassadors for Ligue 1.

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12dIan Holyman

Drogba joins Ivory Coast club's board

Didier Drogba has joined the board of Ivorian side Williamsville Athetlic Club as the former Chelsea striker prepares his post-playing career.

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33dKweséESPN staff

Wilmots quits Elephants after World Cup failure

Ivory Coast are on the lookout for a head coach after Mark Wilmots left the post in the wake of the Elephants' failure to qualify for the World Cup.

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36dESPN staff

Morocco and Tunisia qualify for World Cup

Morocco stunned Ivory Coast 2-0 to qualify for the 2018 World Cup, while Tunisia also booked their ticket to Russia on Saturday.

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Kalou deflects notion of pressure on Ivory Coast (0:38)
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Kalou: Hope can make you achieve your dreams (3:20)
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54dStephan Uersfeld

Kalou on how to make a difference

In an exclusive interview with ESPN FC, Salomon Kalou talks about the important role footballers can play in giving hope to the next generation.

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55dStephan Uersfeld

Kalou: Morocco boss Renard 'like Mourinho'

Ivory Coast's Salomon Kalou has told ESPN FC he sees Morocco coach Herve Renard as "a bit like Mourinho" ahead of their crucial World Cup qualifier.

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Kalou desperate to reach third World Cup (2:39)
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Kalou explains decision to take a knee to ESPN FC (2:55)
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94dPA Sport

Kolo Toure retires, takes up role with Celtic

Former Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester City defender Kolo Toure has announced his retirement from football and taken up a coaching role at Celtic.

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106dEd Dove, KweséESPN

African World Cup Qualifiers Midway-point review

We're at the midway point in Africa's World Cup qualifying campaign, as the race to be among the continent's five representatives in Russia hots up.

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107dESPN staff

Star-studded Elephants overpower Gabon

Ivory Coast secured an important 3-0 win over Gabon in an African region World Cup qualifier at Stade de Franceville on Saturday night.

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125dEd Dove, KweséESPN

Ivory Coast's Cyriac joins Sivasspor

Ivorian forward Cyriac has ended his eight-year stay in Belgian football and signed for Turkish side Sivasspor.