AFCON 2021: Gabon Coach Patrice Neveu tests Positive for Covid-19

AFCON 2021: Gabon Coach Patrice Neveu tests Positive for Covid-19

www.athleticshour.com | Gabon | Patrice Neveu | African Cup of Nations | Confederation of African Football | Ghana Black Stars | AFCON 2021 | CAF | Covid-19 | Gabon vs Ghana | Cameroon 2021 |

Gabon will face Ghana in the second Group C game at the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations without head coach Patrice Neveu, GHANAsoccernet.com understands. AFCON 2021: Gabon Coach Patrice Neveu tests Positive for Covid-19 and will not face Ghana.

The Frenchman tested positive for COVID-19 which rules out of the game as he isolates from the team for about ten days.

READ ALSO

The Panthers will be seeking qualification to the knockouts stages of the tournament on Friday January 14, 2022 as they take on the Black Stars.

Gabon were victors in their opening group game when they beat debutants Comoros 1-0 at the Stade Ahmadou Ahidjo in Yaoundé.

Assistant coach Anicet Yala who is returning to dugout after missing the first match will be charge of the Panthers against Gabon.

Four other players namely; Sidney Obissa Mboumini, Kevin Mayi, Lloyd Palun and Gilchrist Nguema have all tested positive for COVID-19 and are out of the game.

READ ALSO

Meanwhile, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Mario Lemina who missed the game against Comoros have tested negative and are available to face the Black Stars.

Ghana lost 1-0 to Morocco in the first group game also in Yaoundé.

Source: ghanasoccernet.com

Previous Article
Next Article

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Upcoming Event

June 2022
M T W T F S S
 12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930  
  1. Ibrahim, I’m proud of you. I pray you reach where ever you want to 🙏🏽🤲🏽📿 I hope to see you…

Don't allow your current situation today to define your tomorrow, there is always a way to change for better.