Asamoah Gyan Height, Weight, Age, Family, Biography & More
Bio Real NameAsamoah Gyan NicknameBaby Jet ProfessionGhanian Professional Footballer Physical Stats & More Heightin centimeters- 186 cm in meters- 1.86 m in Feet Inches- 6’ 1” Weightin Kilograms- 77 kg in Pounds- 169.7 lbs Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 42 Inches - Waist: 32 Inches - Biceps: 14 Inches Eye ColourBlack Hair ColourBlack Football DebutClub Debut- In 2003 for Liberty Professionals International Debut- In 2003 for National Team of Ghana. Current TeamAl Ahli Jersey Number90 Position Striker Coach/MentorNot Known Achievements (main ones)• After joining the Al Ain of the UAE Pro-League in 2011, he became the top goalscorer of the league, scoring 24 goals in 27 matches. • In season 2012, playing for Al Ain, he again became the league's top goalscorer and helped the club retain the UAE Pro-League title, scoring an impressive 28 goals in 32 matches. • Gyan is all time top goalscorer for Ghana National Team with 48 goals in 95 appearances. • With 6 goals, he is the top African goalscorer in the history of the World Cup. Career Turning PointPlaying for Liberty Professionals in 2003, he scored 10 goals in just 16 appearances. Personal Life Date of Birth22 November 1985 Age (as in 2016)31 Years Birth PlaceAccra, Ghana Zodiac sign/Sun signSagittarius NationalityGhanian HometownAccra, Ghana SchoolNot Known CollegeNot Known Educational QualificationsNot Known FamilyFather- Baffour Gyan Mensah Mother- Cecilia Amoako
Some Lesser Known Facts About Asamoah Gyan
Does Ashamoah Gyan smoke?: Yes
Does Ashamoah Gyan drink Alcohol?: Yes
Gyan started his career playing for Ghanaian Club Liberty Professional in 2003 later he moved to Italian Club Udinese.
Gyan made his international debut at the age of 17 against Somalia helped Ghana to win that game, and made himself the youngest ever player to score for Ghana.
In the 2010 FIFA World Cup his goal against United States helped Ghana reach in quarter final and made his team third African team after Cameroon and Senegal in history to qualify the quarter final of this prestigious competition.
In quarterfinal against Uruguay in 2010 FIFA World Cup, he missed a crucial penalty kick that made his team lose the game to Uruguay for which he took flak from spectators.
In the 2012 African Cup of Nations, he again missed the penalty kick in semifinal; this is why he announced the indefinite break from International Football.
In 2012, Gyan turned his attention to Boxing promotion and announced that he would made debut in Boxing Show in Ghana. On 6 July 2012, Gyan stated- “Ghana has a lot of great boxers previously like Azumah Nelson, Ike Quartey and Joshua Clottey, so we need to push the young ones coming up. I would like to encourage the young ones coming up and those who want to achieve their aim.”
— Asamoah Gyan