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Friday, 16 June 2017

Ivorian International Footballer, Cheick Tiote's remains arrive Ivory Coast for burial (Photos)

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The remains of the Ivorian international footballer, Cheick Tiote has arrived back home right in his country, Ivory Coast. 

The remain of the Chinese Beijing Enterprises midfielder arrived Thursday in the afternoon at Port Bouet Airport, Abidjan, the Ivory Coast capital, after being flown from China where he unfortunately incident happened.

Tiote remains was received by several people, like former Ivorian national coach and teammates Herve Renard, Kolo Toure, Wilfred Bony, Gervinho and Tiene who were among the pallbearers carrying the coffin containing Cheick Tiote's remains when it arrived.

BBC Sports reports that, Tiote’s family wants the late player who collapsed and died during a training session with his Chinese club last week to be buried in his hometown Yamoussoukro but the Ivorian Football Federation prefers him to be buried in Abidjan.

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