Newcastle head coach John Carver has confirmed that midfielder Cheick Tiote is likely to miss the rest of the season after undergoing knee surgery.
Kolo Toure has announced his retirement from international football, just days after helping the Ivory Coast lift the Africa Cup of Nations trophy.
Goalkeeper Boubacar Barry feels he has proved his doubters wrong after helping the Ivory Coast defeat Ghana in the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations final.
Herve Renard says he understands Andre Ayew's pain after the midfielder broke down following Ivory Coast's win over Ghana in the 2015 AFCON final.
Ivory Coast midfielder and Captain Yaya Toure described winning the Africa Cup of Nations as "unbelievable" after the Elephants beat Ghana in a dramatic penalty shootout.
Boubacar Barry was the hero for Ivory Coast as they beat Ghana 9-8 on penalties in Bata on Sunday to be crowned 2015 Africa Cup of Nations champions.
Herve Renard says Ivory Coast's march to the AFCON final is due to the fact their big-name players have "forgotten their star status and put the team first".
The Ivory Coast remain on track for 2015 AFCON glory after booking their place in Sunday's final with an emphatic 3-1 win over a gutsy DR Congo on Wednesday night.
Ivory Coast striker Max Gradel has warned his side against any complacency ahead of their Africa Cup of Nations semi-final against Democratic Republic of Congo.
The Ivory Coast and the Democratic Republic of Congo will renew their bitter recent rivalry when they clash in an AFCON 2015 semi-final match on Wednesday night.
Congo DR coach Florent Ibenge says he will not risk injured captain Youssouf Mulumbu in Wednesday's 2015 CAF Africa Cup of Nations semi-final.
Gervinho admits that the Ivory Coast never doubted they could make it to the semi-final, following the team's 3-1 win against Algeria.
Serey Die will ply his trade in Germany after the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations, following the news he has left FC Basel to sign for Stuttgart.
Ivory Coast booked themselves a place in the Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals with a a classy 3-1 win over Algeria in Malabo on Sunday.
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