Full Time: Ghana 1-1 Gabon (Africa Cup of Nations Group C Game)

Full Time: Ghana 1-1 Gabon (Africa Cup of Nations Group C Game)

Lukman Mumuni
updated at April 12, 2023 at 7:54 PM
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Welcome to the second group C game between Ghana and Gabon at the Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon.

Ghana will be hoping to bounce back from the opening day defeat to Morocco by defeating Gabon tonight.

However, they play a Gabon side that already has three points, after victory over Comoros Island.

LIVE: Ghana 1-0 Gabon (Africa Cup of Nations Group C Game). SOURCE: Twitter/ @ghanafaofficial
LIVE: Ghana 1-0 Gabon (Africa Cup of Nations Group C Game). SOURCE: Twitter/ @ghanafaofficial
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Below are the line ups for both teams

Ghana's starting XI

Gabon line up:

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FULL TIME! It's all over here. Allevinah's strike two mintes from time salvages a point for the Black Stars. Ghana 1-1 Gabon.

88 mins. Goooooal! Gabon levels! Jim Allevinah with some leg overs before striking powerfully.

81 mins. Yellow Card! Ghana goalkeeper Jojo Wollacot cautioned for time wasting.

78 mins. Freekick at an advantageous spot for Ghana, Jordan takes it but goes wide.

75 mins. Ghana with the slim advantage and looks like holding on for the rest of the game.

65 mins. Baba Iddrisu in some discomfort. Replaced by Joseph Painstil after failing to come back.

61 mins. Djiku with some brilliant defending and Baba prevents the ball from getting in.

60 mins. Substitution for Ghana. Edmund Addo in for Kamaldeen Sulemana.

58 mins. Yellow card. Daniel Kof-Kyereh goes into the books of the referee.

55 mins. Ghana still leading at the Stade Ajmadou Ahidjo. Daniel Kofi Kyereh with Ghana's first set piece of the second half but grabbed by the Gabonese goalie.

46 mins: Second half begins. The Gabonese side start the second stanza.

HALF TIME: Ghana 1-0 Gabon

36 mins. Gabon in control despite a goal down.

23 mins. Yellow card. Gabon captain Bruno Eguelle yellow carded for a foul on Andre Ayew.

18 mins. Goooooaaal! Andre Ayew turns and fires in the opener. What a goal by the Ghana captain.

15 mins. Daniel Kofi-Kyereh twist and turns but his effort at goal is wasteful.

10 mins. Still goalless at the Stade Ahmadou Ahidjo stadium. The Gabonese team has been the better side so far.

05. Gabon close again. Bruno Eguelle hits the post.

03 mins. Scare for Ghana. Aaron Boupenza coming close after a defensive miscommunication.

00 mins. Game begins! with Ghana kicking from right to left.

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Lukman Abdul Mumin is a Sports Journalist based in Accra, Ghana. He has been writing for the past five years. Lukman joined Sports Brief as an Editor for the Local Desk in 2022.