Photos: Footballer Cheick Tiote's remains arrive in Ivory Coast for burial


    The remains of footballer Cheick Tiote has been flown back to his home country Ivory Coast. 

    The body of the Beijing Enterprises midfielder arrived Thursday afternoon at Port Bouet Airport in Abidjan, the Ivorian capital, after being flown from China where he tragically passed away.

    was received by hundreds of people, including former Elephants coach
    and teammates Herve Renard, Kolo Toure, Gervinho, Tiene and Wilfred Bony
    who was among the pallbearers carrying the coffin containing Cheick
    Tiote’s body when it arrived.

    According to BBC
    Sports, Tiote’s family wants the…

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