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
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)


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


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


Issoufou Garba 10 Y
Mohamed Chicoto 65 Y


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