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Marseille replacing Gattuso with disgraced Ivory Coast boss

Marseille replacing Gattuso with disgraced Ivory Coast boss

Marseille sacked manager Gennaro Gattuso on Monday after the French club opened 2024 without a win. The Italian coach only arrived at Marseille on Sep. 27 as a permanent replacement for Marcelino. Despite a four-game win streak in December, Marseille failed to get a win in any competition at the turn of the calendar year. […]

Gennaro Gattuso

/ 119 days ago

Marseille replacing Gattuso with disgraced Ivory Coast boss

Marseille sacked manager Gennaro Gattuso on Monday after the French club opened 2024 without a win. The Italian coach only arrived at Marseille on Sep. 27 as a permanent replacement for Marcelino. Despite a four-game win streak in December, Marseille failed to get a win in any competition at the turn of the calendar year. […]

AFCON

/ 143 days ago

Ivory Coast aim to get France Women's coach on loan

Africa Cup of Nations host Ivory Coast learned it was advancing to the round of 16 after its games in the group stage ended. Before them, the African side sacked manager Jean-Louis Gasset. Following their ignominious 4-0 defeat to Equatorial Guinea, the Ivorian Football Federation (FIF) axed Gasset and his assistant. Ivory Coast has never […]

AFCON

/ 156 days ago

Drone drama: Algeria practice spied on before Africa Cup opener

The Algeria national team's preparations for the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations got off to an unusual start. The Fennec Foxes were training this week behind closed doors in the Ivory Coast city of Bouaké. Although no visitors were allowed during the sessions, a drone was seen flying over the team on Friday while they […]

AFCON

/ 161 days ago

Africa Cup of Nations games to watch in group stage

Finally, the Africa Cup of Nations is here. After a tumultuous two-year period that saw the first African nation make the World Cup semifinals, multiple scandals inside CAF, an African "Super League," and over $118 million allocated to improving soccer infrastructure in Africa, the 34th AFCON has arrived. Read on to find out the best […]

CAF

/ 266 days ago

Ivory Coast national team TV Schedule: View Ivory Coast Games On TV

All about Les Éléphants? Our Ivory Coast National Football Team TV schedule will have you set up to catch each game. Officially known by FIFA by their French name Côte d'Ivoire, the Ivory Coast is the fifth-most decorated team in Africa when it comes to AFCON – the Africa Cup of Nations. In the premier […]

CAF

/ 266 days ago

Ivory Coast national team TV Schedule: View Ivory Coast Games On TV

All about Les Éléphants? Our Ivory Coast National Football Team TV schedule will have you set up to catch each game. Officially known by FIFA by their French name Côte d'Ivoire, the Ivory Coast is the fifth-most decorated team in Africa when it comes to AFCON – the Africa Cup of Nations. In the premier […]

Winning debut for French coach Gasset as Ivory Coast thump Zambia

Johannesburg (AFP) – French coach Jean-Louis Gasset made a winning debut as boss of the Ivory Coast on Friday when the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations hosts beat Zambia 3-1 in a Group H opener in Yamoussoukro. The first two goals came after corners with captain Serge Aurier poking the Elephants ahead on 67 minutes […]
ByAFP

AFCON

/ 790 days ago

Hosts Ivory Coast can win 2023 AFCON, says former star Kalou

Johannesburg (AFP) – Former Ivory Coast star Salomon Kalou believes his country have "a good chance to win" the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations when they host the tournament during June and July next year. Kalou and former South Africa star Lucas Radebe made the draw for the 2023 qualifying groups at the studios of […]
ByAFP

England

/ 811 days ago

Rejigged England brush aside 10-man Ivory Coast

London (AFP) – Ollie Watkins scored on his first start for England on Tuesday as Gareth Southgate's rejigged side beat 10-man Ivory Coast 3-0 at Wembley. The new-look home team took time to settle on a cool spring evening in London but first-half strikes from Watkins and captain Raheem Sterling either side of a red […]
ByAFP

England

/ 812 days ago

Beaumelle hopes England's Guehi opts for Ivory Coast allegiance

London (AFP) – Ivory Coast manager Patrice Beaumelle hopes England defender Marc Guehi could still choose to represent the African side. Crystal Palace centre-back Guehi, who was born in Ivory Coast, impressed on his England debut in Saturday's friendly victory against Switzerland. The 21-year-old could win his second cap against the country of his birth […]
ByAFP

France

/ 814 days ago

Tchouameni heads late winner as France edge Ivory Coast

Marseille (France) (AFP) – Aurelien Tchouameni struck two minutes into added time on Friday as France came from behind to beat Ivory Coast 2-1 in a friendly in Marseille. The Monaco midfielder headed the winner from a corner as an experimental French team beat an Ivory Coast side filled with familiar names. "We are a […]
ByAFP