Found November 07, 2012 on Ghanasoccernet:
PLAYERS: Asamoah Gyan
Asamoah Gyan will play for Al Ain on Thursday despite mothers death By Patrick Akoto Ghana Captain Asamoah Gyan will play for Al Ain against Al Shabab on Thursday despite the death of his mother. Mrs Cecilia Love Mensah Gyan met her untimely death when she drove her car into a pillar after she lost control of the steering wheel at the Ghana National Association of Teachers in the capital, Accra on Tuesday. The 226-year-old will defy his grief to turn out for his club side before heading home to be with his family. Al Ain first team supervisor, Mohammed Obeid Hammad visited him at home on Wednesday and said the Ghanaian international was ready to play through the sorrow. ‘“Al Ain consider Gyan as one of the family and his decision to play the match in such circumstances proves this fact,” Hammad said “Cosmin [Olaroiu, head coach] gave the player permission to leave to go to Ghana but he insisted on playing the match. ‘So we decided to give him permission to travel to Ghana after the...

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...

Breaking News: Asamoah Gyan’s Mother Is Dead understands Asamoah Gyan’s mother Cecilia Love Amoako died on Tuesday in Accra.  More to follows…………..

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...

Bereaved Gyan To Miss Cape Verde Friendly

Asamoah Gyan will the international friendly against Cape Verde next week By Patrick Akoto Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan will miss next week’s international friendly against Cape Verde due to the untimely death of his mother. The unfortunate incident occurred at the Ghana National Association Teachers in Accra where Mrs Cecilia Love Mensah Gyan had gone to discuss her pension fund...

Ghana Coach Appiah Pledges Support To Grieving Gyan

Grieving Asamoah Gyan gets coach's support Ghana coach Akwasi Appiah has assured captain Asamoah Gyan of his team’s full support following the death of his mother. The Al Ain striker’s mother, Cecelia Love Amoako was pronounced dead at the Ridge Hospital after a fatal accident in Accra. The news has seen many Black Stars players already pledging their support to their captain...

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...

Ghana to camp in UAE ahead of African Cup

Ghana's African Cup of Nations squad will camp in the United Arab Emirates to prepare for next year's tournament in South Africa. The Ghana Football Association says the squad will be in Abu Dhabi from Jan. 7-16 before its first game at the African championship on Jan. 20. Ghana striker and captain Asamoah Gyan plays for UAE club Al Ain. GFA president Kwesi Nyantakyi says...

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...

Ghana Won’t Call Up Placenta Healer For Nations Cup

Mariana Kovacevic will not join Ghana's medical team at 2013 Nations Cup Ghana will not engage the services of controversial placenta healer Mariana Kovacevic for the 2013 Nations Cup finals. The Serbian is renowned for her horse placenta treatment which heals injured players quicker than stipulated time. Her methods involve electrical impulse therapy and massaging affected muscle...
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