World Cup
Giorgos Samaras (R)
Elephant In The Room
The Ivory Coast pressed the self-destruct button at the Estadio Castelao on Tuesday, conceding a late penalty to bow out of the competition behind a 2-1 loss to Greece. The Elephants appeared to on the verge of... FULL STORY>>
(L-R) James Rodriguez and Cheick Tiote
Coming Up Short
Colombia seized control of Group C by getting a 2-1 victory over the Ivory Coast at the Estadio Nacional on Thursday.

Second-half goals from James Rodriguez and Juan Fernando Quintero helped the Colombians make it two wins from two games in the World Cup thus far, bringing the South American nation to the top of the group with six points. FULL STORY>>
Ivory Coast
Tale Of Two Halves
The Ivory Coast scored two second-half goals in quick succession to come from behind in a 2-1 defeat of Japan at the Arena Pernambuco on Saturday in Group C play.

It was a tale of two halves as Japan controlled much of the early going, grabbing the lead after only 16 minutes. Keisuke Honda produced the opening goal, taking... FULL STORY>>