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
Abdulkader Keïta 52 G
Arouna Koné 61 G

Goals:

Razak Omotoyossi 90 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Boubacar Barry
Defender Arthur Boka
Defender Didier Zokora
Defender/Midfielder Emmanuel Eboué
Defender/Midfielder Kolo Touré
Midfielder Yaya Touré
Midfielder/Forward Salomon Kalou
Forward Didier Drogba
Forward Arouna Koné

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Rachad Chitou
Defender Khaled Adénon
Defender Anicet Adjamossi
Midfielder Jocelyn Ahoueya
Midfielder Alain Gaspoz
Midfielder/Forward Rommy Boco
Midfielder/Forward Stéphane Sessègnon
Forward Oumar Tchomogo

Substitutions:

Steve Gohouri for Kolo Touré 45
Boubacar Sanogo for Didier Drogba 66
Gervinho for Abdulkader Keïta 75

Substitutions:

Mauritala Ogoubiyi for Alain Gaspoz 51
Garidja Abou Maiga for Séïdah 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
Stéphane Sessègnon 53 Y

On the bench:

Defender Steve Gohouri
Midfielder/Forward Gervinho
Forward Boubacar Sanogo

On the bench:

Midfielder Mauritala Ogoubiyi
Forward Noel Seka