Black Stars skipper and soon-to-be-doctor Asamoah Gyan has inspected the Astro turf pitch project he is funding at his alma mater, Accra Academy.

The Accra Academy Astro turf project, which was started in March 2016, cost Gyan $200,000 dollars is yet to be completed.

The proud old boy of Accra Academy said he felt proud anytime he passed by the school and that, he was providing the astro turf to his Alma Mata to give back to society.

“I am very happy for what I have done. Anytime I pass by, I feel proud of myself and feel I am blessed. This will urge me to do more. I hope the Almighty God gives me long life to help others.”

The on-loan Al Ahli striker also used the opportunity to meet with the headmaster of the school.

Gyan began his football career by playing for Accra Academy school team, before joining Ghana Premier League side Liberty Professionals.

The 31 year old has had a wonderful career playing for European clubs like Udinese, Stade Renne, and Sunderland.

 

GNA