Gabon vs Comoros LIVE: Stream, score, TV channel, team news as Aubamey…

GABON and Comoros clash tonight as the AFCON group stage rolls on at speed.

But Gabon talisman and Arsenal ex-captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will be playing no part this evening.

Aubameyang tested positive for Covid on arrival in Cameroon.

The news came just days after the Gabon forward was spotted partying with team-mates in Dubai.

Videos posted online revealed Aubameyang, 32, on a night out with Mario Lemina, 28, who has also tested positive for coronavirus.

  • TV channel/ live stream: Sky Sports Main Event, Football
  • Gabon XI: Amonome, Mboumini, Manga, Obiang, Boupendza, Palun, Allevinah, Kaku, Autchanga, Poko, Nouang
  • Comoros XI: Nadhoim, Kassim, Zahary, M’Changama, M’Dahoma, Abdullah, Youssouf, Youssouf, Mohamed, Bakari, Mohamed


Follow ALL of the latest updates below…

  • Gabon 1-0 Comoros

    63. Jean Noel Amonome is now crumpled in a heap again after being fouled by El-Fardou Mohamed.

    He’s up again and okay now though and we’re going again.

  • Gabon 1-0 Comoros

    62. Decent chance for Comoros!

    Youssouf curls in an inviting, thorough cross from the left flank.

    But his team-mate struggled to make a meaningful connection in the middle.

    Can Comoros find that precious leveller?

  • Gabon 1-0 Comoros – Yellow Card

    61. Andre Poko is booked for cynically bringing down his opponent.

  • Gabon 1-0 Comoros

    60. Penalty shout for Comoros!

    Were Gabon lucky not to be penalised there… it looked like there was contact!

    VAR have elected NOT to get involved.

    That might be controversial.

  • Gabon 1-0 Comoros – Substitions

    58. Serge-Junior Martinsson Ngouali replaces Louis Autchanga.

  • Gabon 1-0 Comoros

    56. Gabon look to be readying a pair of substitutions…

    Patrice Neveu can’t be too impressed with what he’s seeing.

  • Gabon 1-0 Comoros – Huge chance!

    55. Wow! Big momemt for Gabon!

    Boupendza was played in by Allevinah, before flicking the ball to his strike partner.

    An excellent save is forced from Nadhoim… but the flag belatedly goes up.

    Much, much better from Gabon.

  • Gabon 1-0 Comoros

    52. The Comoros have had an attempt on goal, but it’s wild one.

    Youssouf M’Changama picks the ball up about 35 yards out from goal, before blasting it high and wide.

  • Gabon 1-0 Comoros

    51. It’s a decent ball in but Gabon are able to clear.

    I cannot stress enough how on top the Comoros are.

  • Gabon 1-0 Comoros

    51. More shocking passes from Gabon, it’s really quite remarkable how bad they’ve looked in possession.

    Meanwhile, Comoros have a free-kick in a promising position…

  • Gabon 1-0 Comoros

    48. Once again it’s the Comoros that have come out on top.

    Gabon have hardly strung a pass together since we got back underway.

  • Gabon 1-0 Comoros – substititions

    46. Two changes for the Comoros at the break.

    Abdallah Kassim is replaced by Faiz Mattoir.

    While Iyad Mohamed has been hooked for former Greenock Morton star Fouad Bachirou.

  • Second-half kick-off – Gabon 1-0 Comoros

    We are back underway in Yaounde!

  • Half-time – Gabon 1-0 Comoros

    As we near the resumption, let’s remind ourselves how that first-half went down.

    The Comoros started well on their Afcon debut, before being hit on the counter-attack.

    Forward Aaron Boupendza gave Gabon a 16th minute rule with a stonking finish against the run of play.

    The Comoros huffed and puffed for the rest of the half, but couldn’t quite create a concrete opening.

    But it’s all to play for as we get going again for the second-half.

  • Half-time – Gabon 1-0 Comoros – Pictures

    Here are some of the best pictures from that first-half of action in Yaounde, as the Comoros make their Afcon debut.

    Credit: Reuters
    Credit: Reuters
    Credit: AFP
  • Half-time – Gabon 1-0 Comoros – Statistics

    It’s truly the Comoros that have had more of the possession so far.

    The underdogs have had 54 per cent of the ball in that opening 45.

    They are however to muster a shot on target, however, with their three efforts all missing the mark.

    Gabon, however, have had one shot on target which led to the goal – with a further two off target.

    Credit: AFP
  • Half-time – Gabon 1-0 Comoros

    It’s been a positive first 45 for the Afcon debutants but they have nothing to show for their efforts.

    Aaron Boupendza’s stonking effort in the 16th minute is the difference between the sides at the break.

  • Gabon 1-0 Comoros

    45+1. Andre Poko is crumpled in a heap.

    But I’m pretty certain he’s alright.

    Bizarrely there was no-one near him, but he’s smiling and seems okay.

  • Gabon 1-0 Comoros

    45. We are into two minutes of stoppage time at the end of this first-half.

  • Gabon 1-0 Comoros – Yellow Card

    45. Abdallah Kassim is booked on the stroke of half-time for a cynical foul.

    That was the first piece of quality dribbling from Gabon in a while.

  • Gabon 1-0 Comoros

    43. It’s really remarkable just how little Gabon have been able to get on the ball and dictate.

    Comoros are well on top here, as we approach the half-time break.

    Credit: Reuters
  • Gabon 1-0 Comoros

    40. Amonome is back up but nevertheless looking uncomfortable.

    Can Comoros test him before half-time…?

  • Gabon 1-0 Comoros

    39. Gabon goalkeeper Jean Noel Amonome is now down with an apparent muscle injury.

    The referee initially appeared furious with him, seemingly threatening to book him, bizarrely.

    He then realised Amonome’s level of discomfort and waved the physios on.

  • Gabon 1-0 Comoros

    37. Boupendza now feels that he’s been elbowed and is receiving treatment.

    This stoppage has now become a mini drinks break, much to the irritation of the referee.

    Boupendza is now back up and our Kenyan referee gets us back underway.

  • Gabon 1-0 Comoros

    36. Boupendza flashes a dangerous looking delivery across Comoros’ penalty area.

    But none of his team-mates are anywhere in sight!

    The Al-Arabi ace will be really disappointed that no one was up with him there.

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