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“With support, Gyan will succeed in Turkey”- Sam Johnson


Former Black Stars defender Sam Johnson has backed current Black Stars captain Asamoah Gyan to challenge for the golden boot award in this season’s Turkish league. Gyan signed for Kayserispor earlier this transfer window from Chinese club Shanghai SIPG on a two year deal and he has impressed in pre-season, scoring three goals. Johnson who himself is a former player ...

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VIDEO: Gyan’s brace In Kayserispor win


Black Stars skipper, Asamoah Gyan, got two goals for Kayserispor in their 4-2 win over Hannover on Thursday. Gyan joined Kayserispor earlier this month on a two-year deal from Shanghai SIPG and has already shown his employers what he is capable of. His goals came in the second half via a penalty and a header and it helped the team ...

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Pictures: Gyan receives heroes welcome on arrival in Turkey


Ghana skipper Asamoah Gyan was given a rousing welcome by fans of his new club Kayserispor in Turkey upon his arrival at the Erkilet International Airport in the City of Kayseri with the club’s president Erol Bedir. After securing bumper deals with Al Ain and also Shanghai SIPG Gyan took a huge pay cut,bringing his monthly wages to around 141,000 ...

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“Gyan changed his mind on penalties and needs support”-Kwesi Appiah


Black Stars head coach, Kwesi Appiah, wants football fans to back the team’s captain, Asamoah Gyan, after missing a penalty against the United States in the 2-1 loss in Saturday’s friendly played in Connecticut. Gyan missed a spot kick in the 45th minute after Frank Acheampong was fouled in the penalty area. Speaking after the match, Appiah said that the ...

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Black Stars lose 2-1 to USA in friendly

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The Black Stars of Ghana fell 2-1 to the United States for the second time in three years after their meeting in Connecticut on Saturday in an international friendly. Both teams were looking to assess their charges ahead of the respective assignments with the Americans getting ready for the regional equivalent of the AFCON, the CONCACAF Gold Cup while Ghana ...

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“USA friendly is very important to Black Stars”- Asamoah Gyan


Black Stars skipper, Asamoah Gyan, says that the team’s friendly against the United States on July 1 in Connecticut is very important for the team in terms of points on FIFA’s rankings. Gyan and his team mates have been preparing for the match since Monday and in addition to the tie against the Americans, they will face Mexico on June ...

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Gyan inspects Accra Academy astro turf pitch


Black Stars captain Asamoah Gyan paid a visit to his alma mater, Accra Academy, to inspect the progress of the construction of the school’s astro turf football pitch. Gyan’s talent was first discovered during his days at the school before he moved to Dansoman based Liberty Professionals upon completion. The all time leading scorer for the Black Stars expressed his ...

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“Criticism fuels me”- Asamoah Gyan


Ghana’s all time leading scorer and current captain of the Black Stars Asamoah Gyan has admitted that critics are part of the reason he continues to excel. Gyan has had his fair share of criticism throughout his career especially after his last minute penalty miss against Uruguay in the quarter finals of the 2010 World Cup. But the former Sunderland ...

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I wept after leaving the English Premier League- Asamoah Gyan

Asamoah Gyan during his time at Sunderland

History-making Black Stars captain, Asamoah Gyan, has admitted he regrets leaving the English Premier League. Gyan joined then Premier League side Sunderland for £ 13m in 2010 after a successful World Cup campaign with Ghana. Gyan left Sunderland for Al-Ain in the UAE after just one season although he made an instant impact in the league scoring 10 goals and ...

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