The Elephants keen to complete their fairytale Afcon run at the expense of the Super Eagles

11 February 2024 - 00:00

The heavy weight of an expectant host nation must be gnawing away in the back of the minds of Ivory Coast players as they approach the highly-anticipated Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) final against Nigeria in Abidjan on Sunday night. ..

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