The Gabonese FA has announced the appointment Patrice Neveu as their new head coach.

The Gabonese Football Federation president announced on Thursday the Frenchman will be replacing Daniel Cousin.

Daniel Cousin was dismissed after failing to qualify the Panthers to the 2019 AFCON.

The former French defender is one that is familiar with the terrain of Africa having managed Mauritania, Guinea, Niger, Dr. Congo among others.

The 65-year old will be working to give the Gabonese side a better in subsequent tournaments.

Uche Dozie