Vincent Aboubakar came off the bench to score a late goal to steer Cameroon  to a 2-1 victory over Egypt in the final of the Gabon  2017 African Cup of Nations in Libreville on Sunday.
 
The victory helped the Indomitable Lions seal a 5th African title, having won the tournament in 1984,  1988, 2000, 2002.
 
Cameroon,  who denied the Egyptians a chance to win  their 8th African  title, will host the 2019 edition of the finals.
 
The reigning Champions also qualified for the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup in Russia following their victory over Egypt at Stade de L’amitie in Libreville.