Cheick Tioté

By IndepthAfrica
In Cote d'Ivoire
Feb 14th, 2013
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The Newcastle United midfielder Cheick Tiote has had his car seized by police after he was arrested on suspicion of fraud. The 26-year-old was stopped near the club’s training ground on Tuesday on suspicion of fraud in relation to driving offences. Following this, Tiote’s car – a Chevrole...
By IndepthAfrica
In Cote d'Ivoire
Oct 13th, 2012
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A crucial Africa Cup of Nations football match between Senegal and Ivory Coast has been abandoned after fans rioted at a stadium in Dakar. Home fans started fires in the stands and threw objects on the pitch as Senegal were losing 2-0, a result which would have eliminated the team. Ivorian fans jumpe...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 14th, 2012
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Goals from Salomon Kalou and Didier Drogba helped Ivory Coast ease to a 2-0 win against Tunisia in Abu Dhabi Friday night. Chelsea forward Kalou put thoughts of a potential move to Arsenal to one side as he broke the deadlock with an excellent solo effort in the 43rd minute. The Tunisian rearguard ha...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Jan 12th, 2012
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The Ivory Coast will continue their African Cup of Nations preparations in Abu Dhabi on Friday evening as Didier Drogba and Co. take on Tunisia at Zayed Sports City. Drogba will spearhead an attack in the capital that also features Chelsea teammate Salomon Kalou and Arsenal’s Gervinho, while Ma...