Former stars
Michel Bassole (1987), Losseni Konate (1987), Serge Kouadio (2005)

Key players
Severin Dje Yao (goalkeeper), Jean-Noel Yobou Thome (defender), Guy Stephane Bedi (attacker).

The numbers game
13 –
The number of goals that Côte d’Ivoire have scored in nine U-17 World Cup finals matches.