More kit news related to the 2017 African Cup of Nations as we now take a look at the newly released adidas kits which host nation Gabon will be wearing. Gabon have never won the competition and have been given odds of 9.00 to win the 2017 edition.
As host nation, Gabon qualified automatically for the tournament and were drawn in Group A together with Burkina Faso, Cameroon and Guinea-Bissau. They kick-off the opening match of the competition on January 14 against Guinea-Bissau.
The new Gabon home shirt is primarily yellow with blue detail. It features the adidas 3-stripes in blue on the shoulders/sleeves and has the adidas logo placed on the upper right part of the chest, again in blue. The Gabon Football Federation badge is placed directly opposite. Gabon’s new away shirt is primarily white with blue detail. Gabon also revealed two new goalkeeper shirts, one in green with black detail and the other in purple with white detail.