Found July 26, 2013 on Ghanasoccernet:
PLAYERS: Asamoah Gyan
Asamoah Gyan Asamoah Gyan will play under Uruguayan coach Jorge Fossati at UAE champions Al Ain after the club confirmed his appointment late on Thursday night. The 60-year-old Uruguayan, who won the Asian Champions League with Qatar’s Al Sadd in 2011, succeeds Cosmin Olaroiu, who defected to Dubai’s Al Ahli earlier this month. The Garden City club, who are back-to-back league champions, had initially overlooked Fossati in pursuit of former Al Jazira double winner Abel Braga, but the Brazilian refused to leave Fluminese before the end of his current contract, and compensation costs also complicated the deal. Fossati has signed a one-year deal and will arrive in the UAE on Saturday. He has previously managed clubs in his native Uruguay, Paraguay, Argentina, Ecuador and Brazil, but also has extensive experience in Saudi Arabia and Qatar, including managing the latter’s national team. The Asian Champions League win with Al Sadd remains Fossati’s biggest achievement in the Middle...

Gyan Eager To Begin Life Under New Coach Jorge Fossati At Al Ain

Asamoah Gyan Al Ain striker Asamoah Gyan can’t wait for life under new coach Jorge Fossati, believing the his experience in winning the AFC Champions League will help push the club forward. Fossati, 60, was appointed on Thursdayafter a near month-long search that saw the defending champions begin their pre-season preparations without a coach. The Uruguayan, who replaces Al Ahli...

My Parents Thought I Would Be A Musician Not A Footballer – Asamoah Gyan

Ghana striker Asamoah Gyan Ghana striker Asamoah Gyan says he is so good at music that his parents thought he will pursue that career while growing up. The Black Stars striker alongside his Hip Life friendt Castro have released their latest musical work titled; ‘Odo Pa’ (True Love). The 27-year-old has already featured in two hit songs; ‘African Girls’ and ‘Do The Dance’...

Ghana’s 2010 World Cup Exit Still Hunts Andre Ayew

Andre Ayew consoles Asamoah Gyan after Ghana’s exit at the 2010 World Cup. Andre Ayew is struggling to get over Ghana’s painful quarter-final exit at the 2010 FIFA World Cup finals in South Africa. The Black Stars were eliminated by Uruguay on penalties after both sides tied 1-1 after regulation and extra-time. Before that, Asamoah Gyan had smashed a last-minute penalty into...

Ghana Leads Africa’s 2014 World Cup Qualifying Statistics Index

Black Stars Ghana tick all the right boxes going into the last match of the second round stage of the African qualifiers for the 2014 World Cup.The Black Stars sitting top in Group D lead the statistics index for the top scoring side in the continental qualifiers so far as they edge closer to the third round.16 – The total number of goals scored by the Black Stars from the start...

Retired Footballers Association Wants Active Black Stars To Sponsor Oldies League.

Black Stars celebrating a goal at a tournament. The Retired Footballers in Ghana has made a passionate appeal to active Black Stars players to financially sponsor the Oldies League. The 19-team league has been in session the last two years with ex-internationals like Mohammed Polo, Ibrahim Sunday and Awuley Quaye featuring. This year Teshie Oldies won the league and will officially...
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