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Asamoah Gyan Inaugurates $200,000 Astroturf Pitch (Video)

Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan commissioned his eponymous $200,000 ‘Asamoah Gyan’ sports centre at his alma matter on Tuesday.

The Centre comprises an astroturf pitch located on the premises of Accra Academy, where Ghana’s highest ever goalscorer had his secondary education once upon a time.

Former President Jerry John Rawlings performed the ceremonial kick off before the game to commission the pitch was played. Sports Minister Isaac Asiamah was also in attendance.

Asamoah Gyan is the captain of the senior national team with over 100 caps to his name, and is also the team’s highest goalscorer of all time.