Originally written on Afrikan Soccer  |  Last updated 10/25/14
Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan Captain Asamoah Gyan  scored two late goals to save Ghana’s Black Stars  a possible defeat in an international friendly match that ended with a 2-2 draw at the Ataturk Stadium in Istanbul on Wednesday. Turkey took a commanding 2-0 lead, but the Al Ain striker came from the bench in the second half as replacement for Portugal-based Christian Atsu to lead a comeback by scoring twice within a 15-minute interval to hand Coach Kwasi Appiah’s side a deserved draw in a match which saw AC Parma youngster Rahman Chibsah and goalkeeper Razak Brimah make their international debut as second half substitutes for Mohammed Rabiu and Adam Kwarasey respectively. The home side settled into the game early and struck first in the seventh minute after Burak Yilmaz punished the Black Stars for poor marking after the Ghanaian defence failed to clear a corner kick, leaving the midfielder to ghost past his markers to fire a low in the penalty box beyond the reach of a stranded goa...
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