Asamoah Gyan lands in India to start career with NorthEast United FC
Asamoah Gyan has arrived in India to begin his spell with Indian Super League side NorthEast United FC, GHANASoccernet.com can confirm.
Gyan was spotted at the airport with Ghana’s High Commissioner to India Mike Ocquaye Jnr.
The 33-year-old will be playing for his 11th club in his professional career.
Gyan, Ghana’s all-time top scorer, is a marquee signing for NorthEast United FC.
He has played in three FIFA World Cup finals 2006, 2010 and 2014 and scored six goals which makes Gyan Africa’s top scorer in the history of the tournament.
Gyan once featured for English Premier League side Sunderland and scored 11 goals in 36 appearances.
He was loaned out to UAE outfit Al-Ain FC where he banged in 60 goals in 66 matches and won titles and personal accolades like the league’s top scorer.
Gyan was also with Chinese Super League club Shanghai SIPG for a brief spell.
He spent the two seasons at Turkish top-flight side Kayserispor where things did not go as planned due to injuries.