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Aubameyang brace lifts Dortmund

February 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Gabon Striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang struck a second-half brace that helped visitors Borussia Dortmund beat Sport-Club Freiburg 3-0 in the German Bundesliga on Saturday. Following Marco Reus’ ninth minute opener, Aubameyang was on the mark in...

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REPORT: Gabon 0 Equatorial Guinea 2

January 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hosts Equatorial Guinea secured a quarter-final spot by beating Gabon 2-0 in Bata, sending fans into ecstasy. It’s been called ‘the AFCON Miracle’, and understandably so. Equatorial Guinea pipped their more illustrious neighbors, Gabon, to...

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Dark Horses in Danger

January 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Two of the Cup of Nations Dark Horses, Gabon and Burkina Faso, are in danger of dropping out of the competition this evening. Group A has not followed the form guide. Equatorial Guinea—with a new...

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PREVIEW: Gabon vs. Equatorial Guinea

January 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hosts Equatorial Guinea will have to bring their A-game to the table when they face Gabon in their final Group A game, if they hope to make it to the next round. It’s been an...

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REPORT: Congo-Brazzaville 1 Gabon 0

January 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Republic of Congo shattered the form guide in Group A with a 1-0 victory over Gabon. While the Red Devils were uninspired against Equatorial Guinea in their Cup of Nations opener, the Panthers secured...

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PREVIEW: Congo-Brazzaville vs. Gabon

January 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Group A frontrunners Gabon will square up to the Republic of Congo in their second group game at the Estadio de Bata on Wednesday. The Panthers are in a pole position to reach the last eight of...

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Djakaridja Kone talks AFCON with AFS

January 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Burkina Faso midfield general Djakaridja Kone spoke to Africa Football Shop editor Ed Dove following the Stallions’ opening Cup of Nations defeat to Gabon in Bata. Paul Put’s side started the match well, but were...

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AFCON Day One: The Key Performers

January 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Cup of Nations kicked off yesterday with two engrossing contests. In this Snapshot, Ude Ikenna picks out some of the key performers. There were two great displays of African football entertainment in Bata yesterday with...

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REPORT: Gabon 2 Burkina Faso 0

January 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Gabon rounded-off a fine opening day in the 2015 Cup of Nations with a 2-0 victory over Burkina Faso in Bata. The Panthers—fancied by many as potential AFCON Dark Horses—moved to the top of Group...

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PREVIEW: Gabon vs. Burkina Faso

January 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Burkina Faso will look to build-on their commendable surprise run to the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations finals with an impressive opening outing against their nemesis in qualification, Gabon. The Stallions will first be hoping to counter...

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