Harambee Stars commenced their 2026 World Cup campaign with a match against Gabon, which ended in a narrow 2-1 loss on Thursday, November 16, 2023, at Stade de Franceville.

Masud Juma netted a goal in the 40th minute, granting Harambee Stars an early advantage leading into halftime.

However, in the second half, Dennis Bouanga equalized for Gabon in the 60th minute.

As the clock wound down, the match hung in the balance. However, in the 88th minute, Guelor Kanga’s strike sealed the score at 2-1.

Our sights are set on our upcoming clash against Seychelles in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, on Monday, November 20, 2023

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