Gabon: Aubameyang to return to Gabon national team after meeting with President
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will play again with Gabon. The striker announced it on his social networks this Tuesday, May 16.
The man with 73 caps (30 goals) has accepted this comeback after an intervention of Ali Bongo, President of the Republic of Gabon.
“A few days ago, I had the great honor to be received by the President of the Republic of my country Ali Bongo Ondimba and at the same time to listen to the words of wisdom he gave me like a father talking to his son.
“Following this, I put myself at the disposal of my country and the coach Patrice Neveu with whom of course we exchanged. Once a panther, always a panther,”Said the Chelsea striker.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang had slammed the door on the eve of the CAN 2021 in Cameroon. The next match of Gabon is on June 18 against the DR Congo in qualifying for the AFCON 2023.