Asante Kotoko miss out as FIFA congratulates Asamoah Gyan after joining Legon Cities

Asamoah Gyan in a fantastic mood

The Black Star captain has been congratulated by the world’s football Asamoahbody following his much-publicised transfer to the Millionaires in Ghana Premier League

Former Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan has rceieved a congratulatory message from FIFA on Sunday following his transfer to Ghana Premier League side Legon Cities FC ahead of the 2020/21 season.

The 34-year-old signed a reported four-year deal as a free agent worth $1 million which will be paid in an installment of $250,000 each season.

Although, Gyan was close to joining boyhood club Asante Kotoko and even publicly declared his readiness to join the Kumasi-based side, negotiations fell through at a point due to disagreement on his financial demands and commercial earnings.

On Sunday, FIFA’s official twitter handle announced Gyan’s decision to to return and play in Ghana after leaving the country in 2003 from Liberty Professionals to Modena in Italy and wished him well in his stay.

Gyan is expected to make his debut for Legon Cities on November 13 in a home game against former club Liberty Professionals at the Accra Sports Stadium when Ghana Premier kicks off



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