Nigeria vs Cote d’Ivoire Live Score and Live Stream


Nigeria played Cote d’Ivoire at the Playoffs of Africa Nations Cup on February 11. The match kicked off 20:00 UTC. Cote d’Ivoire won 1-2.

William Ekong scored the first goal on the 38th minute of the game followed by goals from Franck Kessie and Sebastien Haller who made the final score 1-2.

Nigeria national football team and Cote d’Ivoire national football team (commonly referred to as Côte d'Ivoire or Ivory Coast) meet again a month after the Group Stage match which Nigeria won 0-1. Nigeria national football team are having a solid run at the moment winning their matches against South Africa, Angola, Cameroon, Guinea Bissau and Cote d’Ivoire extending their unbeaten streak to 6 matches.

Cote d’Ivoire national football team are approaching the match in a good mood as well securing victories in 3 straight games against DR Congo, Mali and Senegal, however, Cote d’Ivoire national football team have been performing poorly in defense lately as they have been conceding goals for 3 consecutive away matches now.

ScoreBat is covering Nigeria vs Cote d’Ivoire in real time, providing the live stream and live score of the match, team line-ups, full match stats, live match commentary and official video highlights. We cover all matches of Africa nations cup Playoffs in real time and provide live streaming whenever possible.


Live Streaming

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We are updating team formations and line-ups for Nigeria - Cote d’Ivoire in real time.

Nigeria kicked off the game with Stanley Nwabali, Calvin Bassey, William Ekong, Semi Ajayi, Zaidu Sanusi who got substituted by Joe Aribo on the 86th minute, Alex Iwobi who got substituted by Alhassan Yusuf on the 79th minute, Frank Onyeka who got substituted by Terem Moffi on the 86th minute, Ola Aina, Ademola Lookman who got substituted by Kelechi Iheanacho on the 79th minute, Samuel Chukwueze who got substituted by Moses Simon on the 56th minute and Victor Osimhen as starters, with Francis Uzoho, Chidozie Awaziem, Kenneth Omeruo, Joe Aribo, Raphael Onyedika, Samuel Bright Osayi, Moses Simon, Alhassan Yusuf, Kelechi Iheanacho, Terem Moffi, Ahmed Musa and Paul Onuachu on the bench.

Cote d’Ivoire's starting eleven were Yahia Fofana, Ghislain Konan, Obite Evan Ndicka, Odilon Kossounou, Serge Aurier who got substituted by Wilfried Singo on the 70th minute, Seko Fofana who got substituted by Ibrahim Sangare on the 88th minute, Jean Michael Seri who got substituted by Jean Amani on the 90th minute, Franck Kessie, Simon Adingra, Sebastien Haller who got substituted by Jean-Philippe Krasso on the 88th minute and Max Gradel who got substituted by Oumar Diakite on the 70th minute, with Badra Ali Sangare, Ismael Diallo, Ousmane Diomande, Wilfried Singo, Jean Amani, Jeremie Boga, Oumar Diakite, Ibrahim Sangare, Jonathan Bamba, Christian Kouame, Jean-Philippe Krasso and Nicolas Pepe on the bench.

Referee showed the yellow card 5 times throughout the game. Stanley Nwabali, Serge Aurier, Seko Fofana, Ola Aina and Obite Evan Ndicka were the ones to receive it.


Explore stats from Nigeria vs Cote d’Ivoire on ScoreBat - we are updating the numbers on this page every second of the game.

  • Ball Possession: 33 - 67
  • Total Attempts: 2 - 13
  • Shots On Target: 1 - 7
  • Saves: 5 - 0
  • Corners: 4 - 5
  • Completed Passes: 184 - 352
  • Fouls: 16 - 11
  • Free Kicks: 11 - 16
  • Total Passes: 250 - 393
  • Throw-Ins: 14 - 18


Nigeria and Cote d’Ivoire have met 3 times since January 2015. Nigeria have won twice while Cote d’Ivoire have won once. The most recent match between them took place on January 18, 2024 at the Group Stage of Africa Nations Cup where Nigeria won 0-1. Nigeria have scored 2 goals in these 3 head-to-head matches in total while Cote d’Ivoire have scored 1. So, overall, Nigeria have a better head-to-head record against Cote d’Ivoire in their recent history.

Recent Form

Nigeria are on a winning streak - they have won South Africa, Angola, Cameroon, Guinea Bissau and Cote d’Ivoire in their previous 5 matches while Cote d’Ivoire are on a winning streak - they have won DR Congo, Mali and Senegal in their previous 3 matches. Overall, Nigeria have won 11 of their last 20 matches, losing 4 and drawing 5, while Cote d’Ivoire have won 11 of their last 19 matches, losing 5 and drawing 3.

Nigeria have won 5 times (1-1 against South Africa on 7th of February, 1-0 against Angola on 2nd of February, 2-0 against Cameroon on 27th of January, 0-1 against Guinea Bissau on 22nd of January and 0-1 against Cote d’Ivoire on 18th of January) and drew once (1-1 against Equatorial Guinea on 14th of January) in their most recent 6 matches.

Cote d’Ivoire have won 4 times (1-0 against DR Congo on 7th of February, 1-2 against Mali on 3rd of February, 1-1 against Senegal on 29th of January and 2-0 against Guinea Bissau on 13th of January) and lost twice (4-0 against Equatorial Guinea on 22nd of January and 0-1 against Nigeria on 18th of January) in their most recent 6 matches.

Team Streaks

  • Nigeria's last 9 matches had 2 or less goals.
  • Cote d’Ivoire haven't played a draw in their previous 9 matches.
  • Nigeria have gone 6 consecutive home matches without a defeat.
  • Cote d’Ivoire have failed to keep a clean sheet in their previous 3 away matches.

Video Highlights

We are adding goal videos and full video highlights of the match between Nigeria and Cote d’Ivoire in real time. You can watch the goals by William Ekong, Franck Kessie and Sebastien Haller as the videos of the goals are added usually minutes after the actual event if there are any official videos available. Full video highlights of Nigeria - Cote d’Ivoire are being added as they become available on the official social media channels of the league or the teams.

Live Commentary

  1. FT
    Full Time
    Match ends. Nigeria 1, Cote d’Ivoire 2.
  2. 90 + 8'
    Obite Evan Ndicka is shown the yellow card.
  3. 90'
    Substitution for Cote d’Ivoire. Jean Amani replaces Jean Michael Seri
  4. 90'
    Ola Aina is shown the yellow card.
  5. 88'
    Substitution for Cote d’Ivoire. Ibrahim Sangare replaces Seko Fofana
  6. 88'
    Substitution for Cote d’Ivoire. Jean-Philippe Krasso replaces Sebastien Haller
  7. 87'
    Seko Fofana is shown the yellow card.
  8. 86'
    Substitution for Nigeria. Joe Aribo replaces Zaidu Sanusi
  9. 86'
    Substitution for Nigeria. Terem Moffi replaces Frank Onyeka
  10. 81'
    1 - 2
    Sebastien Haller scores for Cote d’Ivoire, assisted by Simon Adingra.
  11. 79'
    Substitution for Nigeria. Kelechi Iheanacho replaces Ademola Lookman
  12. 79'
    Substitution for Nigeria. Alhassan Yusuf replaces Alex Iwobi
  13. 70'
    Substitution for Cote d’Ivoire. Oumar Diakite replaces Max Gradel
  14. 70'
    Substitution for Cote d’Ivoire. Wilfried Singo replaces Serge Aurier
  15. 62'
    1 - 1
    Franck Kessie scores for Cote d’Ivoire, assisted by Simon Adingra.
  16. 56'
    Substitution for Nigeria. Moses Simon replaces Samuel Chukwueze
  17. 54'
    Serge Aurier is shown the yellow card.
  18. 53'
    Stanley Nwabali is shown the yellow card.
  19. 2T
    Second half begins
  20. HT
    Half Time - 1 : 0
    First half ends.
  21. 38'
    1 - 0
    William Ekong scores for Nigeria.
  22. 1T
    First half begins