Known as the Elephants by their fans, the Ivory Coast or Cote d'Ivoire won the 1992 African Nations Cup, but it took until 2006 for them to qualify for a World Cup. In the past decade Ivory Coast have established themselves as one of the most dominant nations in the African confederation. The nation have been runners-up in the Africa Cup of Nations on two occasions in 2006 and 2012.
The Ivory Coast national football team are one of the most dominant in the CAF confederation and they boast several big names in the current roster including Yaya Toure, Didier Drogba, Kolo Toure, Didier Zokora, Salomon Kalou, Gervinho, Wilfried Bony, Lacina Traore and Seydou Doumbia.
Puma reveal their all-new and patriotic home shirt creation for Ivory Coast's 2017 AFCON tournament campaign. 'The Elephants' prepare for African Cup of Nations football in 2017 by officially unveiling their passionate home shirt of which once again displays their trademark rich orange colour-way [...]
Ivory Coast will adorn an iconic orange home shirt for their 2016 African Cup of Nations qualification composed by Puma. As vibrant home colours go within the football world, Ivory Coast's striking orange display is up there with the most eye-catching around and Puma have ensured yet another trad [...]
CAF side Ivory Coast have officially extended their current kit deal with Puma until 2019 [...]
Ivory Coast have launched a new third kit which may be used at the 2014 World Cup. With Ivory Coast's away kit being green, Ivory Coast have added a white third kit to their 2014-15 collection [...]
Ivory Coast have officially launched their new home and away kits prior to their friendly against Belgium this week. Confirming our previous leak, the new Ivory Coast home shirt sees their trademark orange colour deployed on the shirt along with a unique tribal design on the shoulders representin [...]
Famous players to have pulled on the Ivory Coast's kit are Abdoulaye Traore, Yousouf Falikou Fofana, English Premier League stars Didier Drogba, Kolo Toure & Emmanuel Eboue, along with the African Nations Cup highest goalscorer of all time Laurent Pokou.
An interesting piece of trivia is that the Ivory Coast have been involved in both of the longest penalty shoot outs of all time, beating Ghana 11-10 from 24 kicks and Cameroon 12-11 from 24 kicks. The Ivory Coast wear a home kit of orange shirts & shorts with green socks, they away strip is green shirts & shorts with white socks.