Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been ruled out Gabon’s Africa Cup
of Nations clash with Ghana due to minor heart issues following a bout of Covid-19.
Gabonese federation announced that the striker, Axel Meye and Nice’s Mario Lemina
will also be sidelined from today’s game at the Ahmadou Ahidjo Stadium.
All three were diagnosed with coronavirus recently and the latest medical
examinations showed they are dealing with minor heart problems as a result of the
ilness.Thus, the Confederation of African Football [CAF] wasn’t willing to take any risks.
The Gabonese Federation tweeted: “According to the CAF medical commission, the
players Pierre Emerick Aubameyang, Axel Meye and Mario Lemina, just out of Covid,
cannot take part in this match.