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Defending champions Ivory coast starts Africa Cup with a draw

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Defending champions Ivory coast starts Africa Cup with a draw

Ivory coast is the Africa Cup Monday disappointing started. The defending champion came no further than a goalless draw against Togo: 0-0.

In côte d’ivoire was defender Wilfried Kanon of ADO Den Haag in the base. He had in the back of the company of, among others, Eric Bailly (Manchester United) and Serge Aurier (Paris Saint-Germain).

The team continued to be defensive quite easily upright, but the front was often for the Ivory coast. Also in the final substitute Wilfried Bony (ex-Vitesse), the defending champion not to score goals to help.

The team yelled in the Gabonese Oyem arranged to take a penalty kick, but found zero on the petition in the arbitration. Togo, with Emmanuel Adebayor as captain, had little to fear.

At 20.00 hours of play Morocco and the Democratic Republic of the Congo the second duel in Group C. Morocco is Feyenoorder Karim El Ahmadi in the basis expected.

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