The Elephants of Ivory Coast emerged the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations champions after coming from behind to defeat Super Eagles of Nigeria in the final at the Alassane Ouattara Stadium.
Nigeria looked set to repeat their 1-0 victory over the Ivorians here at the Ebimpe Olympic Stadium during the group stage when captain William Troost-Ekong – who had netted a penalty to decide that first meeting – rose to head in the opener late in the first half.
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