Ivory Coast v Benin, 25 January 2008

Score4-1 to Ivory Coast
CompetitionAfrica Cup of Nations Finals Group B
VenueSekondi Stade
Attendance13,000

4  Ivory Coast

Manager: Gerard Gili

1  Benin

Manager: Reinhard Fabisch

Goals:

Didier Drogba 40 G
Yaya Touré 43 G
Abdul Kader Keita 52 G
Arouna Kone 61 G

Goals:

Razak Omotoyossi 90 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Boubacar Barry
Defender/Right back Emmanuel Eboue
Defender Arthur Boka
Defender Didier Zokora
Defender/Midfielder Kolo Toure
Midfielder Yaya Touré
Forward Didier Drogba
Forward Salomon Kalou
Forward Arouna Kone

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Rachad Chitou
Defender Anicet Adjamonsi
Defender Seidah Tchomogo
Midfielder Jocelyn Ahoueya
Midfielder Alain Gaspoz
Midfielder/Forward Rommy Boco
Midfielder/Forward Stephane Sessegnon
Forward Oumar Tchomogo

Substitutions:

Steve Gohouri for Kolo Toure 45
Boubacar Sanogo for Didier Drogba 66
Gervinho for Abdul Kader Keita 75

Substitutions:

Mauritala Ogoubiyi for Alain Gaspoz 51
Garidja Abou Maiga for Seidah Tchomogo 58
Noel Seka for Damien Chrysostome 69

Cards:

Salomon Kalou 31 Y
Abdoulaye Méité 36 Y
Gervinho 88 Y

Cards:

Damien Chrysostome 8 Y
Stephane Sessegnon 53 Y

On the bench:

Defender Steve Gohouri
Forward Gervinho
Forward Boubacar Sanogo

On the bench:

Midfielder Mauritala Ogoubiyi
Forward Noel Seka