Found July 20, 2013 on Ghanasoccernet:
PLAYERS: Asamoah Gyan
Asamoah Gyan won the top scorer award in the whole of Arabia He has been accused of being a mercenary and lacking ambition, but Ghana striker Asamoah Gyan insists he has no regrets over turning his back on the English Premier League for the UAE. The 27-year-old Ghanaian came in for heavy criticism when he quit Sunderland for Al Ain in 2011, initially joining the club on loan before making the move permanent 12 months. Despite the abuse he has received, Gyan has not looked back since, scoring 53 goals in just 40 matches to help Al Ain clinch back-to-back Pro League titles. Last season he also picked up the Al Hadath Al Riyadi’s golden boot, awarded to the top scorer in the Arab leagues, for his exploits in 2012 before going onto becpme the first player in UAE football history to score more than 30 goals in a campaign. Little wonder then he is giving little thought to what might have been had he stayed on at the Sunderland, whom he joined in a then club record £13m deal from Rennes in...

Gyan Has No Regrets Leaving English Premiership For The Uae

Asamoah Gyan left Sunderland in 2011 Ghana striker Asamoah Gyan insists he has no regrets leaving the Premier League for his adventure in the United Arab Emirates.  The Black Stars captain joined Al Ain in a surprise big money move initially on loan from Sunderland in 2011. The 27-year-old made his move permanent after excelling in his loan spell the season after and has since not...

Asamoah Gyan Confirms Talks With Returnee Kevin Boateng To Aid World Cup Qualification

Asamoah Gyan says he has since spoken with Kevin Prince Boateng. Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan has spoken to Kevin-Prince Boateng on his return to the Black Stars to boost their chances of reaching the Brazil 2014 World Cup finals.  The AC Milan star’s rescinded his decision to quit international football last month and that was confirmed by Ghana FA boss Kwesi Nyantakyi. His return...

Tagoe Finalizes Preparations For First Overseas Bout Of Gyan’s Baby Jet Promotions

Asamoah Gyan and Tagoe Emmanuel Tagoe has completed his final training session in Ghana ahead of his first oversees bout on the ticket of Asamoah Gyan’s Baby Jet Boxing Promotions. The ‘Game Boy’ is set to fight Gerardo Robles at the Morongo Casino Resort and Spa in Cabazon, California on August 9. A win for Tagoe will take him closer to securing a World title for Ghana...

Sports Ministry To Compensate Muntari And Gyan For Stolen Items During World Cup Qualifier Against Lesotho

Asamoah Gyan (left) and Sulley Muntari (right) Sulley Muntari and Asamoah Gyan are set to be compensated by the Sports Ministry after their items were stolen from their hotel rooms while playing against Lesotho in a 2o14 World Cup qualifier last month.  The Ghana Sports Newspaper has reported that the two players will be reimbursed for losing valuables in the course of duty. Gyan...

Zambia Goalkeeper Mweene Launches Asamoah Gyan Attack – ‘i Will Force You To Retire Again’

Kennedy Mweene saved Gyan’s penalty at last years Cup of Nations Zambian goalkeeper Kennedy Mweene has pooh-poohed Asamoah Gyan’s decision to quit the Black Stars following his penalty miss against the Chipolopolo at the 2012 African Cup of Nations, claiming they will beat Ghana in their decisive World Cup group clash in September in Kumasi to force the striker to retire again...
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