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REVEALED: Ten youngsters to watch at AFCON 2017

January 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

This weekend marks the start of the 2017 AFCON, with the final squads having been announced and players now preparing for the start of the tournament in Gabon. Having last month looked into the highest...

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Gabon name final AFCON 2017 squad

December 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang leads the cast for Gabon as the hosts became the first team to name their final 2017 Africa Cup of Nations squad. The team captain and Borussia Dortmund star will lead the home...

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Gabon send Ndong back to Sunderland

November 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

Sunderland midfielder Didier Ndong has not turned up for Gabon international duty and has been sent back to England, the Gabonese Football Federation says. The 22-year-old, who signed for the Black Cats for £13.6m in...

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Reigning CAF African footballer of the year Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang says his ‘main aim’ is to play for Real Madrid, dealing a huge blow to Manchester City. The Citizens are reported to be keen on acquiring...

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Gabon to appoint new coach

July 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Gabon Football Federation have announced they will appoint a new coach on 30 July. The 2017 Africa Cup of Nations hosts are seeking to fill the role made vacant when Portuguese coach Jorge Costa...

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Aubameyang not going anywhere – BVB

March 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

German giants Borussia Dortmund have strongly denied a report that Real Madrid have agreed a deal to sign Gabon star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. German newspaper Express reported that Real had an agreement to sign Aubameyang for...

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Aubameyang hits back at criticism

January 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Gabon striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has admitted he was hurt by criticism after he was voted the African Player of the Year. Aubameyang, the Borussia Dortmund and Gabon striker, won the award this month, leading to...

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Toure set for record CAF title

December 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure is in line for a record fifth CAF Player of the Year award, when the winner is announced on January 7. Toure has won the last four CAF titles, and is...

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African Player of the Year nominees announced

October 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

The nominees for the Confederation of African Football’s African Player of the Year Award have been announced this week. Manchester City midfielder and former Ivory Coast international Yaya Toure is a clear favourite for the...

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Kasperczak names Tunisia squad

October 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Tunisia manager Henry Kasperczak has named a 23-man squad to face Gabon on Friday. Veteran centre-back Aymen Abdennour will miss out through injury and so will Houcine Ragued, who has retired from international football. Goalkeepers:...

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