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Starting XI: Cote d'Ivoire v Ghana

Africa Cup of Nations Final
 
Teams: Cote d'Ivoire v Ghana
 
Date: 08 February 2015
 
Venue: Estadio de Bata
 
Cote d'Ivoire and Ghana will be vying for the Africa Cup of Nations crown when they meet in the final on Sunday evening.
 
 
The Match is scheduled to get underway at 21h00.
 
The Elephants secured their spot in the final after defeating Congo DR 3-1 in the semi-final, courtesy of goals from Yaya Toure, Gervinho and Wilfied Kanon.
 
While, the Black Stars put in an impressive showing, beating the hosts Equatorial Guinea 3-0 in the semi-final clash.
 
Cote d'Ivoire head coach, Herve Renard, will once again be without Cheick Tiote, who has failed to recover from a ankle injury, while Asamoah Gyan could return to the Ghanaian starting line-up.
 
Ivory Coast have reached their third Cup of Nations final in the last six editions, winning only one of those finals in 1992, their only Afcon title.
 
Ghana have reached the final for the ninth time in their history, although they've only lifted the trophy on one occasions in 1982.
 
Here's how they line up:
 
Cote d'Ivoire: Barry, Aurier, Tiene, K. Toure, Bailly, Kanon, S.Die, Gradel, Y. Toure, Bony, Gervinho, 
 
Ghana: Braimah, Afful, Rahman, Mensah, Boye, Wakaso, Acquah, Ayew, Atsu, Gyan, Appiah
 

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