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GAB vs GHA Dream11 Prediction for Gabon vs Ghana Africa Cup of Nations Live Score Fantasy Football Tips & Dream11 Team


GAB vs GHA Dream11: Captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang could return to the Gabon side for this match following his positive COVID-19 test last week. His side defeated AFCON debutants Comoros by a goal to nil in their opening match and they will view themselves as in a good position to reach the knockout stages of this tournament. They come up against a Ghana side that come into this on the back of a slender and late 1-0 defeat to Morocco in their opening match. The Black Stars now require a result against the Gabonese before their final match against Comoros. A draw would appear a solid bet for this one, or a double chance bet in favour of the Ghanaians.

Match Details

Date: January 15, Saturday
Kick-Off: 12.30 am (IST)
Venue: Stade Omnisport Ahmadou Ahidjo, Yaounde

Africa Cup of Nations Live

The viewers can see the live streaming of Africa Cup of Nations matches in India on Sony Six and Sony ESPN SD and HD TV channels.

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Gabon: W-L-W-D-W

Ghana: L-W-D-W-W

Head to Head

There have been 11 meetings across all competitions between the two sides, but the two sides have not squared off in over a decade.Ghana hold the upper hand over their southern rivals and lead 5-3 in wins while three games between the two sides have ended in draws.

GAB vs GHA Dream11 Prediction Details

Gabon News

Injury Report and Unavailability:

  • There are no injuries or suspension concerns for Gabon heading into this game.

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • Mario Lemina and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang may be available for Gabon here after missing the 1-0 win over Comoros and, if fit, both should start.
  • Aaron Salem Boupendza will hope to keep his spot in attack after scoring the only goal of the game earlier in the week.

Gabon Starting XI (Likely)

Anthony Mfa Mezui
Lloyd Palun
Anthony Oyono
Sidney Obissa
David Sambissa
Mario Lemina
Andre Biyogo Poko
Serge-Junior Martinsson Ngouali
Aaron Salem Boupendza
Denis Bouanga
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Ghana News

Injury Report and Unavailability:

  • Ghana have no reported injuries or suspension concerns for their first game of the competition.

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • Crystal Palace man Jeffrey Schlupp was not called up and Ghana also resisted the urge to call on emerging Roma sensation Felix Afena-Gyan.

Ghana Starting XI (Likely)

Joseph Wolacott
Baba Abdul Rahman
Daniel Amartey
Jonathan Mensah
Andy Yiadom
Thomas Partey
Mubarak Wakaso
Joseph Paintsil
Kamal Suleymana
Samuel Owusu
Jordan Ayew

Gabon vs Ghana Fantasy Football Team & Tips

Captain Options

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has an uncanny goal scoring ability. The Gabon striker has scored 4 goals for Arsenal this season, with a conversion rate of 35.79%. For this contest, he can be the perfect captain’s choice.

Goals last season 10
Goals this season 4
Assists 1

Jordan Ayew has 2 goals so far this season with Crystal Palace and can crucial for his side in this match. He could be a good choice in this match with a conversion percentage of 33.10 percent.

Goals last season 3
Goals this season 2
Assists 2

Differential Pick

Thomas Partey can score goals and change the course of a game on his own. He has 1 goal in Premier League and a pass accuracy of 81.76 percent. His goal conversion rate is 30.07 percent.

GK: Anthony Mfa Mezui
DEF: Lloyd Palun, Abdul Rahman Baba, Daniel Amartey
MID: Samuel Owusu, Denis Bouanga, Joseph Paintsil, Thomas Partey
FOR: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Jordan Ayew, Aaron Salem Boupendza

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Who will win today’s GAB vs GHA match?

  • Gabon sit level with Morocco at the top of Group C after their 1-0 win over Comoros. That victory ended a three-match winless run and they’ll hope to follow that up with another positive result.
  • Ghana came undone late on against Morocco, with Sofiane Boufal’s 83rd-minute winner a blow for the Black Stars. Ghana have a decent record against Gabon, winning the last two meetings between the pair, but the last time these two faced off was 2011.
  • The Black Stars need to win here or face an early AFCON exit, which should be enough to spur Ghana on to a narrow win.

Odds to Win:

The odds in favor of a win for Ghana in this clash is 2.02 as per bet365.

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Jeet Ghosh

Jeet Ghosh is a Football Journalist, living and working in Kolkata with years of experience. He is a Post Graduate in Journalism and Mass Communication from Jadavpur University. Jeet is a sports lover but has a special liking for football. He has worked as a football writer with The Citizen, Sportsflashes, Sportskeeda. He follows the football leagues around the world and is somewhat partial towards Real Madrid.