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Latest in Tag: Gabon

Africa Cup of Nations facade hides crisis in Gabon

As the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations enters its decisive phase, the tournament remains controversial in its host country. According to critics, its only purpose is to distract attention from Gabon’s huge social problems.Hundreds of fans fill the streets in front of the 40,000 capacity Stade d’Angondjé in Libreville, the largest stadium at the African …

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AFCON 2017: Gabon out as Burkina Faso, Cameroon advance

Hosts Gabon could not make it out of the group stage of the African Cup of Nations with their third consecutive draw in the tournament. Burkina Faso soared to the top of the group after beating Guinea-Bissau.Gabon 0-0 Cameroon Gabon failed to get the win they needed to advance to their third knockout stage appearance …

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Late equalizer denies Aubameyang’s Gabon, Cameroon draw with Burkina Faso

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang looked to have got host nation Gabon’s party started at AFCON 2017, but a late Guinea Bissau equalizer spoilt the fun. The other group A game between Cameroon and Burkina Faso also finished 1-1.Gabon 1 -1 Guinea Bissau (Aubameyang 52 – Soares 90+1) The Borussia Dortmund striker’s tap in shortly after the break …

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