Ghana FA celebrates legend Asamoah Gyan, who turns 33 today

Published on: 22 November 2018

The Ghana Football Association has been lavishing praises on iconic talisman Asamoah Gyan, who turns 33 today.

The FA has been eulogizing the extra-ordinary achievement of the Black Stars captain.

Gyan, who burst onto the scene at a tender age of 17, has not looked back since 2003.

The former Sunderland hitman scored his country's first ever goal at the World Cup in 2006 in Germany.

He also scored the fastest goal at the same mundial.

Gyan holds the country's most goals at the Africa Cup of Nations with eight and crowned the BBC African Footballer of the Year in 2010.

He emerged the AFC Champions League Top Scorer and Best Foreign payers in 2014 among a list of endless personal achievements.

He is also Ghana's all time top scorer with 51 goals and Africa's all time top scorer in the history of the FIFA World Cup.

Over the years Gyan has established himself as one of the best on the continent and beyond.