Jean Evrard Kouassi ‘turns down China naturalisation’ to chase Ivory Coast dream

//Jean Evrard Kouassi ‘turns down China naturalisation’ to chase Ivory Coast dream

Jean Evrard Kouassi ‘turns down China naturalisation’ to chase Ivory Coast dream

Wuhan Zall striker Jean Evrard Kouassi has said that he was approached to play for China but refused as it remains his childhood dream to play for his native Ivory Coast.The 26-year-old was back home in Abidjan where he spoke to La3 Radio, as reported by the Africa Top Sports website on Tuesday.Kouassi, who has been in China since February, 2015, when he signed with Shanghai SIPG, has now met his five-year residency requirement and is eligible to play for the national team.The striker has yet…

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