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Aubameyang Snr: Arsenal’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’ Father Named New Head Coach of Gabon

The father of Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick has been announced as one of two joint-head coaches of The Panthers

Gabon striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is set to work under his father Francois at the national team outfit, following the latter’s appointment as one of two joint-head coaches on Thursday.

Aubameyang Snr, 53, together with former Panthers’ striker Daniel Cousin, is set to lead the central African side after the departure of Spanish coach Jose Antonio Camacho.

Francols Amegasse, who like Aubameyang Snr and Cousin once captained the Panthers, has been named the new general manager of the team.

A statement from Gabon’s football federations aid:

” We hope these three former captains will transmit their experience to the players.”


Camacho, a former Spain coach, was fired last week after a run of only two wins in 17 matches in charge over the last two years.


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