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Former Ghana and Chelsea coach Avram Grant reckons Asamoah Gyan's famous 2011 transfer from English Premier League side Sunderland to Al Ain in the United Arab Emirates greatly hampered the striker's progress.

Avram Grant: Asamoah Gyan’s biggest mistake was leaving English Premier League

Former Ghana and Chelsea coach Avram Grant reckons Asamoah Gyan's famous 2011 transfer from English Premier League side Sunderland to Al Ain in the United Arab Emirates greatly hampered the striker's progress.
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Herve Renard apologies for omitting Hakim Ziyech in African select XI

Former Morocco coach Herve Renard has apologised for leaving out the name of Hakim Ziyech in a select XI of the best African players he has managed.
Asamoah Gyan said his desire to play for Ghana ‘still burns strong’ 24 hours after retiring from international duty. Justin Tallis-AFP-Getty Images

Asamoah Gyan: I’m not done with football

Former Ghana skipper and Captain general at the 2019 AFCON, Asamoah Gyan has revealed he is not considering hanging up his boots anytime soon despite calls to do so.
Asamoah Gyan has asserted his relationship with former Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah is still broken from the fall out both men had prior to the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.

Asamoah Gyan: My relationship with former Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah still broken

Asamoah Gyan has asserted his relationship with former Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah is still broken from the fall out both men had prior to the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.
Ghana striker Asamoah Gyan

Asamoah Gyan: Uruguay penalty miss will haunt me for the rest of my life

Former Sunderland and Ghana forward Asamoah Gyan has not forgotten about the penalty miss in the 2010 World Cup quarter-finals against Uruguay, and says it will haunt him for the rest of his life.
Ghana has lost another footballing great by the passing on of former Black Stars captain Kwasi Owusu on Monday.

Ghana legend Kwasi Owusu passes on

Owusu is believed to be Ghana's second-most prolific scorer with 36 goals for the national team, behind only Asamoah Gyan, who has 51 strikes to his name.
Darren Bent says he was upset after Sunderland acquired Asamoah Gyan in 2010.

Darren Bent: Asamoah Gyan’s arrival at Sunderland upset me

The Ghana international was a record signing from Rennes and went on to score 11 goals and provide five assists in 37 competitive appearances for the club.
Joy Nkoro scored a hat-trick on Thursday in Abuja to help Vera Gold Amazons Football Club to a 3-0 defeat of defending champions Blessed Unity Angels FC at the ongoing 2019 FCT Women’s FA Cup.

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Asamoah Gyan said his desire to play for Ghana ‘still burns strong’ 24 hours after retiring from international duty. Justin Tallis-AFP-Getty Images

Asamoah Gyan: ‘Hypocrites’ didn’t allow me to enjoy captaining Ghana

Veteran Ghana striker Asamoah Gyan has stated he struck a good relationship with team-mate Andre Ayew during the recent Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Egypt.
One month after Ghana's disappointing exit at the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Egypt, veteran Black Stars striker Asamoah Gyan has spoken about the captaincy controversy.

Ghana’s Asamoah Gyan opens up on national team captaincy controversy, relationship with coach

One month after Ghana's disappointing exit at the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Egypt, veteran Black Stars striker Asamoah Gyan has spoken about the captaincy controversy.
Former Ghana Football Association executive Kofi Manu claims he predicted the Black Stars' woes at the recent Africa Cup of Nations, due to major political decisions before the tournament.

Afcon: Former Ghana FA chief predicted Black Stars’ struggles

Former Ghana Football Association executive Kofi Manu claims he predicted the Black Stars' woes at the recent Africa Cup of Nations, due to major political decisions before the tournament.
Ghana coach James Appiah believes the outcome of Monday's Round of 16 shootout defeat to Tunisia at the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Egypt would have been different had Video Assistant Referees (VAR) been deployed earlier.

Kwesi Appiah’s quality questioned by ex-Ghana FA chief after Afcon fiasco

Former Ghana Football Association president Nyaho Nyaho-Tamakloe has blamed coach James Kwesi Appiah for the Black Stars' disappointing performance at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Egypt, citing the dramatic captaincy change a month before the tournament as proof of the coach's lack of self-confidence.
Ghana midfielder Thomas Partey is convinced the Black Stars have enough capacity to beat Tunisia in Monday's Round of 16 clash at the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Egypt.

Afcon: Many champions start tournaments slowly – Thomas Partey

Ghana midfielder Thomas Partey is convinced the Black Stars have enough capacity to beat Tunisia in Monday's Round of 16 clash at the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Egypt.
Austria-based Ghana striker Samuel Tetteh has backed the Black Stars to rule the continent at the upcoming Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.

Samuel Tetteh: Ghana can win AFCON in Egypt

Austria-based Ghana striker Samuel Tetteh has backed the Black Stars to rule the continent at the upcoming Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.
Christian Atsu

AFCON: Christian Atsu praises Ghana for solving their captaincy problem

Ghana attacker Christian Atsu believes that the national team is happy to place the recent captaincy controversy behind them for the upcoming Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Egypt.
Ghana striker Asamoah Gyan

Derek Boateng: Ghana need the experience of Asamoah Gyan

Former Ghana international Derek Boateng has highlighted the importance of veteran striker Asamoah Gyan to Black Stars' ambitions of winning the upcoming Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Egypt.

Ghana name Andre Ayew captain ahead of AFCON

Ghana coach Kwasi Appiah on Friday named Andre Ayew as the new captain while the nation’s football federation said former captain Asamoah Gyan had been made ‘general captain’ for the Africa Cup of Nations squad.
Asamoah Gyan said his desire to play for Ghana ‘still burns strong’ 24 hours after retiring from international duty. Justin Tallis-AFP-Getty Images

Ghana captain Gyan backtracks on retirement after presidential intervention

Ghana national team captain Asamoah Gyan on Wednesday reversed his decision to retire from international football, just weeks before the Africa Cup of Nations.

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