Sports News of Saturday, 21 January 2017
Asamoah Gyan has become Ghana’s all-time top scorer in Africa Cup of Nations history his header gave the Black Stars a 1-0 win over Mali on Saturday in their second Group D match against Mali on Saturday.
Gyan has now tallied eight goals since making his debut in 2008 on home soil where he found the back of the net once.
The on-loan Al Ahli player has now surprised Osei Kofi and international teammate Andre Ayew, who are both tied on seven goals.
The Ghana captain has now scored in every tournament he has played for the Black Stars.
All of Gyan’s goals listed below:
20 January 2008 Ghana 2-1 Guinea
15 January 2010 Ivory Coast 3-1 Ghana
24 January 2010 Angola 0-1 Ghana
28 January 2010 Nigeria 0-1 Ghana
28 January 2012 Mali 0-2 Ghana
28 January 2013 Ghana 3-0 Niger
23 January 2015 Algeria 0-1 Ghana
21 January 2017 Ghana 1-0 Mali