Found November 09, 2012 on Ghanasoccernet:
PLAYERS: Asamoah Gyan
Abdul Majeed Waris emerged Goal King in Sweden Consistently, the name Abdul Majeed Waris has made waves in the Ghanaian media but the reason for that is purely due to his feat at club level. At international level, there is really nothing to say but you cannot fault the 21-year-old because he is yet to get his real chance to prove his worth in all the Ghana call-ups he has had. The perfect time for Ghanaians to really know what he brings to the Black Stars’ table is the November 13 friendly match with Cape Verde in Lisbon, Portugal. Three strikers including Waris himself had been invited to play for Ghana against the Blue Sharks, but captain Asamoah Gyan has been excused due to the untimely death of his mother on Tuesday. The other striker left is Richmond Boakye Yiadom, the on-loan Juventus striker at Italian Serie B side Sassuolo. Waris ended his season in Sweden as the top scorer with 23 goals in 29 matches. That is such an impressive statistic and what even makes it more appeali...

Adebayor’s Mother Mourns With Grieving Gyans

Adebayor's mother Alice meets with Asamoah Gyan and Baffour Gyan By Ameenu Shardow Mother of Togolese football star Emmanuel Adebayor mourned with Asamoah Gyan and his family on Sunday. Madam Alice Adebayor drove into town from her Togo base to represent her son in paying respect to the grieving family. Asamoah Gyan who will be captaining Ghana at the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations...

Asamoah Gyan To Arrive In Ghana On Friday After Mother’s Death

Asamoah Gyan will arrive in Ghana on Friday By Patrick Akoto Asamoah Gyan will arrive in Ghana on Friday to visit his family following the death of his mother this week. The 26-year-old however will turn out for his club side Al Ain against Al Shabab on Thursday before he heads home to mourn with members of his family. The former Sunderland is credited for his strong character and...

Al Ain Team-mates Hail The Courage Of Grieving Striker Asamoah Gyan

Asamoah Gyan has scored 14 goals in seven matches Ghana striker Asamoah has been hailed by his Al Ain team-mates for his courage and fighting spirit despite the pain of losing his mother. The Black Stars captain scored twice for Al Ain on Thursday just two days after his mother passed away in a motor accident in Accra. Gyan’s team-mates paid tribute to the recently appointed Ghana...

Ghana Fa Consoles Asamoah Gyan’s Family

Ghana FA executive Commitee member George Afriyie talking at the event A high-powered delegation, led by president of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) Kwasi Nyantakyi, yesterday called on the family of Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan at their Gbawe residence in Accra. And as custom demands, Nyantakyi, in the company of PLB boss, Yaw Abra Appiah, deputy Black Stars captain Maxwell...

Asamoah Gyan Dedicates Al Ain Triumph To His Late Mum

By Patrick Akoto Asamoah Gyan has dedicated his two goals for Al Ain against Al –Shabab on Thursday to the memory of his late mother, Mrs Cecilia Gyan. Mrs Gyan died through a motor accident in Accra on Tuesday and despite the loss, the Ghana captain turned out for his club side and scored twice as they triumphed over Al-Shabab  3-2. The 26-year-old says the only way he can...

Asamoah Gyan Nets Brace In Al Ain’s Win Over Al- Shabab On Thursday

Asamoah Gyan scored twice for Al Ain against Al Shabab on Thursday Ghana Asamoah Gyan continued his hot scoring form for Al Ain as he netted twice in their 3-2 win at Al Shabab on Thursday. The 26-year-old, who is mourning the death of his mother, converted a 43rd minute spot-kick to put the visitors in front. Shabab responded in the second half with Brazilian Ciel getting the equalizer...

Father Of Ghana Defender John Boye Dies

Defender John Boye loses dad Father of Ghana defender John Boye has died after battling a short illness, understands. The news comes just two days after Black Stars captain Asamoah Gyan also suffered a loss with the death of his mother. Information filtering in are very scanty but Boye’s father is said to have failed to recover from a short unspecified illness...
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