2022 Schedule

2022 Schedule
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Burkina Faso edge Gabon to reach quarterfinals

Burkina Faso held off a gallant rearguard action from 10-man Gabon to advance to the Africa Cup of Nations quarterfinals with a 7-6 penalty victory.

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Aubameyang set for Arsenal return from AFCON

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will return to Arsenal for tests after cardiac lesions were found in tests, the Gabonese Football Federation said.

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AFCON: Ghana ace's ban for punch extended

Ghana's Benjamin Tetteh has been handed a three-match ban for punching a Gabon opponent at the Africa Cup of Nations on Friday.

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Ayew slams Gabon after AFCON punch-up

Andre Ayew has explained what made Ghana so angry with their Africa Cup of Nations opponents Gabon.

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Gabon coach: Auba had no cardiac problems

Gabon coach Patrice Neveu dispelled reports from his federation that Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was suffering with heart problems.

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Arsenal's Aubameyang sits out AFCON match

Gabon forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was ruled out of his side's Friday match against Ghana at the African Cup of Nations.

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Ghana, Gabon draw as AFCON match turns fiesty

Ghana had to settle for a 1-1 draw as Gabon struck two minutes from time through Jim Allevinah on Friday at the Africa Cup of Nations.

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11dEd Dove

Auba's Arsenal inactivity no concern for Gabon

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang hasn't played in month, but Gabon have no concerns about his fitness or sharpness as they prepare to welcome him back.

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13dEd Dove

Gabon hopeful of Aubameyang facing Ghana on Friday

Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is training hard while in isolation in his hotel room, and is hopeful of facing Ghana at AFCON on Friday.


No Aubameyang, but Gabon beat Comoros

Aaron Boupendza's strike from a narrow angle sealed a dull 1-0 win for Gabon over Africa Cup of Nations debutants Comoros Islands.

Own goal lifts Salah and Egypt to victory over Gabon (0:29)
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Aubameyang misses Europa League with malaria

Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang contracted malaria while on international duty with Gabon last month and spent time in hospital this week.

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Auba, Gabon team forced to sleep on airport floor

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and the Gabon team had to spend the night sleeping on the airport floor ahead of their Africa Cup of Nations qualifier.

RankingsAfrica Cup of Nations

Goal Difference1Tied-8th
Goals Scored4Tied-5th
Goals Conceded3Tied-12th