Niger v Gabon, 03 June 2012

Score3-0 to Niger
RefereeDjamel Haimoudi
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group E
VenueStade Général Seyni Kountché, Niamey
Attendance20,000
Kick-off: 4.00pm local Although the game ended in a goalless draw, FIFA later awarded a 3-0 win to Niger due to Gabon fielding an ineligible player. The disciplinary committee ruled that Charly Moussono was ineligible because he represented Cameroon at the 2006 Beach Soccer World Cup.

3  Niger

Manager: Rolland Courbis

0  Gabon

Manager: Paulo Duarte

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Kassaly Daouda
Defender Ismaël Alassane
Defender Mohamed Chicoto
Defender Koffi Dankwae
Defender Bachard Mohamed
Defender/Midfielder Karim Lancina
Midfielder Ibrahim Adamou
Midfielder Olivier Bonnes
Forward Moussa Maâzou

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Didier Ovono
Defender Rémy Ebanega
Defender Edmond Mouélé
Defender Charly Moussono
Defender/Midfielder Lloyd Palun
Midfielder Paul Kessany
Midfielder Lévy Madinda
Forward Henri Antchouet
Forward Daniel Cousin (captain)

Substitutions:

Issoufou Garba for Ibrahim Adamou 52
Alhassane Issoufou for William N'Gounou 60
Kamilou Daouda for Bachard Mohamed 80

Substitutions:

Stephane N'Guema for Henri Antchouet 65
Merlin Tandjigora for Lévy Madinda 87
Romaric Rogombé for Zita Mbanangoyé 89

Cards:

Issoufou Garba 10 Y
Mohamed Chicoto 65 Y

Cards:

Paul Kessany 36 Y
Lloyd Palun 88 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Saminou Rabo
Goalkeeper Omarou Soumaïla
Defender Shehu Musa
Defender/Midfielder Sulliman Mazadou
Midfielder Issoufou Garba
Midfielder Idrissa Laouali
Midfielder Yacouba Toudjani
Midfielder/Forward Moutari Amadou
Midfielder/Forward Boubacar Dialiga
Midfielder/Forward Issa Mossi
Forward Kamilou Daouda