NorthEast United FC Signs Ghanaian Striker Asamoah Gyan
GUWAHATI: NorthEast United FC has signed the all-time highest goal scorer of the Ghanaian National team, Asamoah Gyan in its squad.
The former national team captain has featured in four editions of FIFA World Cup and with 6 goals, he is the current leading goal scorer of the African continent in FIFA World Cup history.
The 33-year-old prolific striker is also Ghana’s most capped player and has two Africa Cup of Nations’ Runner-Up medals under his name.<
p>Speaking on the signing, Asamoah Gyan, said, “I am extremely excited to start this new chapter in my career. I have heard great things about NorthEast United FC and the Indian Super League and I am thrilled to be a part of it for the upcoming season. I am confident that we can better the wonderful season the club had last year.”
It is to be mentioned that Gyan also comes with massive experience of Asian football as he has played for Shanghai SIPG in the Chinese Super League, Al Ain and Shabab Al Ahli in Arabian Gulf League in the UAE.