Khaya Ndubane

By Khaya Ndubane

Digital Manager Phakaaathi


Blow by blow: Cote d’Ivoire vs Togo

Hello and welcome to Phakaaathi's live reporting of the Afcon 2017 Group C match between Cote d'Ivoire and Togo at Stade d'Oyem.


– referee blows for full-time. Full-time score: Cote d’Ivoire 0-0 Togo

– 3 minutes of added time to be played

– 89′ Substitution for Togo: Razak Boukari comes on for Adebayor. The crowd isn’t happy

– 86′ Substitution for Togo: Dossevi makes way for Komlan Agbegniadan

– 82′ Substitution for Cote d’Ivoire: Max Gradel comes on for Kodjia

– 82′ Substitution for Togo: Laba makes way for Serge Akakpo

– 80′ Dossevi’s chip goes narrowly over the crossbar

– 79′ free kick for Cote d’Ivoire in a good area

– 78′ chance for Togo! But Laba sends his header wide of goals!

– 77′ free kick for Togo

– 75′ offside call goes against Cote d’Ivoire

– 70′ Substitution for Cote d’Ivoire: Wilfred Bony comes on for Zaha

– 68′ Zaha’s shot is blocked

– 67′ corner kick for Togo

– 65′ Substitution for Cote d’Ivoire: Seri makes way for Cheick Doukoure

– 63′ corner kick for Togo

– 61′ free kick for Cote d’Ivoire in a good scoring position

– 57′ corner kick for Cote d’Ivoire

– 55′ offside call goes against Cote d’Ivoire

– 53′ offside call goes against Togo

– 52′ another free kick for Togo

– 51′ free kick in a good area for Togo

– 46′ corner kick for Cote d’Ivoire

– Togo get the second half underway

– referee blows for the half-time break. Half-time score: Cote d’Ivoire 0-0 Togo

– 42′ another corner kick for Togo

– 41′ corner kick for Togo and it leads to another one

– 40′ another corner kick for Cote d’Ivoire

– 33′ corner kick for Cote d’Ivoire

– 32′ corner kick for Togo

– 30′ free kick for Cote d’Ivoire in a good scoring position

– 29′ Gbohouo does well to come out of his area to claim the ball from Dossevi’s feet

– 26′ Adebayor tries a long range shot, but it goes wide of goals

– 26′ corner kick for Cote d’Ivoire

– 24′ chance for Togo! Bit Laba fails to connect well with the ball

– 23′ another free kick for Cote d’Ivoire, but nothing comes off it

– 16′ free kick for Cote d’Ivoire and it turns into a corner kick

– 13′ offside call goes against Cote d’Ivoire

– 10′ Cote d’Ivoire appeal for the penalty but the referee waves play on

– we’re underway at Stade d’Oyem

– kickoff

Starting XI

Cote d’Ivoire XI: Gbohouo, Kanon, Bailly, Serey, Traore, Aurier, Kessie, Kalou, Seri, Zaha, Kodjia
Togo XI: Agassa, Ouro-Akoriko, Djene, Dossevi, Romao, Atakora, Bebou, Adebayor, Ayite, S Gakpe, Laba

Hello and welcome to Phakaaathi’s live reporting of the Afcon 2017 Group C match between Cote d’Ivoire and Togo at Stade d’Oyem.

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