Found June 26, 2012 on Ghanasoccernet:
PLAYERS: Asamoah Gyan
Kotoko Chief Executive Dr KK Sarpong and Sunderland CEO Ms Bryne after both parties signed an agreement last weekEnglish Premier League club Sunderland have announced an agreement with not-for-profit group Invest in Africa to become their official shirt sponsor.The Black Cats will wear the name of the organisation on their shirts for at least the next two seasons.Invest in Africa is a partnership of companies formed to promote African business opportunities.Sunderland has existing African ties, with a number of the continent’s players in their ranks in recent years.They include Ghanaian trio Asamoah Gyan, John Mensah and Sulley Muntari.Egypt international Ahmed Elmohamady and last season’s club player of the year, Benin midfielder Stephane Sessegnon, are current members of the Black Cats squad.The club also signed a partnership agreement with Ghanaian side Asante Kotoko last year, which saw them offer practical support and advice in youth coaching to the Kumasi-based club.“We are ve...

Ghana Striker Asamoah Gyan In Shock Career Move

Ghana and Sunderland striker Asamoah Gyan has become a boxing promoterGhana and Sunderland striker Asamoah Gyan has made a shock career move by acquiring the necessary documents to be a boxing promoter.The on-loan Al–Ain attacker, who has been successful in his music career, will make another surprise turn into non-football activity next week.He will collaborate with other promoters...

Video: Sunderland Vice-chairman David Miliband On Asamoah Gyan’s Move To Al Ain

Asamoah Gyan join Al Ain on loan last seasonSunderland vice-chairman David Miliband says the deal that allowed Asamoah Gyan to leave on loan benefited the club.Gyan left the club for a season-long deal with U.A.E side Al-Ain in September 2011.It was a record-breaking deal at the time with the loan fee reported as £6m.Gyan joined Sunderland in August 2011 and scored 11 goals in his...

Gyan To Sign Al Ain Deal This Week

Asamoah Gyan is expected to sign Al Ain deal this weekAl Ain insist Sunderland ace Asamoah Gyan will sign a permanent deal with the club this week, despite interest from Galatasaray.The UAE Etisalat Pro League champions have reacted to reports that the Turkish giants could move for Gyan before the end of the month if they miss out on Newcastle striker Demba Ba.The Istanbul-based...

Feature: Is Asamoah Gyan The “biggest” Name To Sign For Sunderland?

By Simon Walsh, Roker Report<img class="size-full wp-image-164077" title="gyan" src="" alt="Is Asamoah Gyan The "Biggest" Name To Sign For Sunderland?" width="250" height="250" />Is Asamoah Gyan The "Biggest" Name To Sign For Sunderland...

Asamoah Gyan Runs Away From Joshua Clottey After Boxing Challenge

Gyan unable to contain teh fighting prowess of ClotteyBy Ameenu ShardowAsamoah Gyan forfeited a boxing bout against Joshua Clottey which he started on Monday afternoon.The 26-year-old challenged the former IBF Welterweight Champion after both men touted their fighting credentials.An imaginary ring was immediately set by the two to commence proceedings just outside the Golden Tulip...

Black Stars Beat Celebrities In Soccer Fiesta

Agya Koo missed three penalties in the gameAgya Koo missed three penalty kicks to hand this year’s Star Soccer Fiesta title to the Black Stars select side.The famous actor could have won the game which ended 4-4 in regulation time had he converted a penalty on the stroke of full time.The game which started at a slow pace saw Baffour Gyan open the scoring for the Black Stars select...

Kotoko Partners Sunderland Believe They Can Be Famous In Africa

Ellis Short, chairman of Sunderland AFC, with David Miliband vice-chairman, Aidan Heavey chief executive of Tullow Oil with Sunderland player Craig Gardner.SUNDERLAND’S new shirt sponsors believe the Invest in Africa initiative will make the Black Cats the most famous Premier League team on the continent. The Black Cats who are already partners with Ghanaian side Asante Kotoko...
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