African Cup of Nations: Gabon vs. Tunisia
Gabon will face Tunisia in a Group D match tonight in Angola for the African Nations Cup 2010.
The Gabon Panthers gave a first round upset after defeating Cameroon (1-0) with a goal coming from Daniel Cousin on Wednesday. Cousin, who is also a striker of Hull City, delivered the only goal of the game after 17 minutes. Today’s victory can get the team guaranteed spot in the quarter-final.
The Tunisia Carthage Eagles started their Africa Cup of Nations games against Zambia on Wednesday where they’ve managed to get a one-all draw.
Faouzi Benzarti, Tunisia’s coach, predicts it will be a “tough” match in the second round of Group D against Gabon Panthers. Gabon’s coach Alain Giresse on the other hand said that they are preparing to play a good game against the Carthage Eagles.
Watch the game between Gabon and Tunisia Sunday, January 17, 2010 at 16:00 GMT.
UPDATE: Gabon missed a chance to reach the quarterfinals of the tournament after being held to a 0-0 stalemate by Tunisia.