YAOUNDE : Ghana had to accept a 1-1 draw as Gabon struck two minutes from time by way of Jim Allevinah on Friday to put the Africa Cup of Nations marketing campaign of the four-time champions in peril.
Ghana’s captain Andre Ayew blasted residence an excellent left-foot shot for an 18th minute lead however the consequence leaves them with one level from two Group C matches and in peril of elimination if they don’t win their final recreation towards Comoros subsequent Tuesday.
A testy encounter resulted in scuffles and a crimson card for Ghana’s Benjamin Tetteh for his half within the post-match punch up.
Gabon weren’t allowed to subject captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang who though out of COVID-19 isolation was not allowed to play by the Confederation of African Football.
(Writing by Mark Gleeson; Editing by Ken Ferris)