Sports News of Monday, 17 July 2017
Black Stars skipper Asamoah Gyan is set to unveil the $20,000 dollars astro-turf he constructed for one of Ghana’s most revered high schools, Accra Academy
Gyan who was recently honoured with a doctorate degree for his exploits on the football field as well as charity is set to commission the pitch on Tuesday, 18th July 2017.
Christened, the Asamoah Gyan sports center, the ultramodern sports facility is made up of a playing pitch, tartan tracks, dressing rooms and floodlights
The construction of the pitch is fulfillment of a promise made by the Gyan when he visited his Alma mater two years ago
It is believed that Gyan began his successful football career at Accra Academy before blossoming to become the legend he is.
The pitch comes in handy to serve the school who previously a used a grass-less pitch as well as some divisional clubs in Kaneshie and it’s environs
Gyan is believed to have pumped more than 1-million dollars into charity. A gesture that obviously demands commendations.