Aubameyang, Evouna lead Gabon squad for Nations Cup

Borussia Dortmund star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and China-based striker Malick Evouna head Gabon’s Africa Cup of Nations squad unveiled Tuesday by the hosts’ manager Jose Antonio Camacho. Gabon’s attack will be spearheaded by African Footballer of the year Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, who is one of 15 players retained from the last Nations Cup in Equatorial Guinea two

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Riyad Mahrez wins BBC 2016 African Footballer of the Year award

Algeria and Leicester City midfielder Riyad Mahrez has won the BBC African Footballer of the Year award. Mahrez, 25, who joined Leicester from Le Havre in 2014 beating off competition from Liverpool forward Sadio Mane, West Ham frontman Andre Ayew, Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure, and Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to claim the prize.

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Ivorian Serge Aurier barred from entering Britain for Arsenal tie

Ivorian defender, Serge Aurier has been refused permission by British authorities to travel to England for Wednesday’s Champions League match against Arsenal, Paris Saint-Germain have confirmed. The French club announced that their 23-year-old Ivory Coast international had been denied an entry visa because of an assault conviction he received in September for acting violently towards

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