Yeo Martial

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For the Ivorian player, see Martial Yao.
Yeo Martial
Personal information
Full name Yeo Martial
Date of birth (1944-01-02) 2 January 1944 (age 70)
Place of birth Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire
Teams managed
Years Team
1988 Côte d'Ivoire
1992 Côte d'Ivoire
1999–2001 Africa Sports
2002–2003 Niger

Yeo Martial (born 2 January 1944) is an Ivorian football manager. He managed the Côte d'Ivoire national team to the 1992 African Cup of Nations, and after a stint managing Africa Sports and the Niger national team,[1][2] he returned to Côte d'Ivoire set up as Technical Director in 2004.[3]

Martial also runs his own football academy, the Ecole Formation Yeo Martial, in Abidjan, established in 2001, which has an informal partnership with Italian side Parma.[4]


  1. ^ "Martial named Niger coach". BBC. 2002-11-26. Retrieved 2008-05-13. 
  2. ^ "Niger sack their manager". BBC. 2003-11-20. Retrieved 2008-05-13. 
  3. ^ James Copnall (2004-08-05). "Ivory Coast recalls Martial". BBC. Retrieved 2008-05-13. 
  4. ^ "Former Ivorian coach opens academy". BBC. 2001-03-10. Retrieved 2008-05-13.