Gabon and Morocco played out a 0-0 draw in their Russia 2018 World Cup Group C qualifying fixture at the Stade de Franceville in Libreville on Saturday, reports Completesportsnigeria.com.
Borussia Dortmund forward, Pierre-Emerick Aubemeyang, was the cynosure of all eyes before the game but was marked out of the game by Herve Renard's men who dominated possession in the first half.
Both sides struggled to carve out any real chance before the break as they failed to direct a shot on target.
The hosts knowing the importance of starting the campaign on a positive note upped their performance but were unable to find a way past the North Africans who put up a disciplined display.
Cote d'lvoire and Mali will clash in the other Group C fixture later on Saturday.