13 Nov 2011

Ivorians warm up with draw against South Africa

11:29 am on 13 November 2011

Africa's top-ranked football team Ivory Coast began preparations for the upcoming African Nations Cup finals with a 1-1 away draw against South Africa in a friendly.

The Ivorians will be one of the favourites for the African title at the tournament in Equatorial Guinea and Gabon in January and February and next head to Paris for a friendly with Senegal on Tuesday.