Asamoah Gyan Footballer Career & Stats

Asamoah Gyan Footballer Career & Stats

Born: November 22, 1985 (age 28), Accra, Ghana

Height: 5' 11" (1.80 m)

Weight: 169 lbs (77 kg)

Salary: 6.72 million GBP (2012)

Siblings: Baffour Gyan

Current teams:

  • Ghana national football team (#3 / Forward)
  • Al Ain FC (#3 / Forward)

Senior Career

Years Team Apps (Gls
2003 Liberty Professionals 16 (10)
2003–2008 Udinese 39 (11)
2004–2006 Modena (loan) 53 (15)
2008–2010 Rennes 48 (14)
2010–2012 Sunderland 34 (10)
2011–2012 Al Ain (loan) 18 (22)
2012– Al Ain 47 (59)

National Team

Years Team Apps (Gls
2003– Ghana 82 (42)

First International: Ghana - Somalia 19 Nov 2003

FIFA World Cup 2014

  • Matches Played: 3
  • Minutes Played: 270
  • Goals Scored: 2
  • Solo Runs into Area: 0
  • Assists: 1
  • Deliveries in Penalty Area: 2
  • Attempts on target: 38.9 %
  • Fouls Committed: 3
  • Yellow Cards: 0
  • Red Cards: 0

Goals

Match Goals Assists    
vs USA L 1 - 2 0 1 0 0
vs Germany 2 - 2 1 0 0 0
vs Portugal L 1 - 2 1 0 0 0

Career Statistics

Club performance League Cup League Cup Continental Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Ghana League FA Cup League Cup Africa Total
2003 Liberty Professionals Premier League 16 10 16 10
Italy League Coppa Italia League Cup Europe Total
2003–04 Udinese Serie A 1 0 0 0 1 0
2004–05 Modena Serie B 28 7 0 0 28 7
2005–06 25 8 1 0 26 8
2006–07 Udinese Serie A 25 8 1 0 26 8
2007–08 13 3 0 0 13 3
France League Coupe de France Coupe de la Ligue Europe Total
2008–09 Rennes Ligue 1 16 1 2 0 1 0 1 0 20 1
2009–10 29 13 1 0 0 0 30 13
2010–11 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
England League FA Cup League Cup Europe Total
2010–11 Sunderland Premier League 31 10 1 0 1 1 33 11
2011–12 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 0
United Arab Emirates League President's Cup League Cup Asia Total
2011–12 Al Ain UAE Pro League 18 22 1 2 5 3 24 27
2012–13 22 31 2 0 0 0 4 1 28 32
2013–14 25 28 3 5 2 0 7 8 37 41
Total Ghana 16 10 16 10
Italy 92 26 2 0 94 26
France 48 14 3 0 1 0 1 0 53 14
England 34 10 1 0 2 1 37 11
United Arab Emirates 65 81 6 7 7 3 11 9 89 100
Career total 255 141 12 7 10 4 12 9 289 161

International Appearances

National team Year Apps Goals
Ghana 2003 2 1
2004 3 2
2005 5 5
2006 9 4
2007 4 1
2008 4 1
2009 5 2
2010 17 7
2011 5 4
2012 8 1
2013 15 11
2014 5 2
Total 82 41

Titles and Honours

Al Ain

  • UAE Pro-League (2): 2011–12, 2012–13
  • UAE President Cup (1): 2013-14
  • UAE Super Cup (1): 2012

Ghana

  • Africa Cup of Nations: Runners-up: 2010, third place: 2008, fourth place: 2012 fourth place: 2013
  • FIFA World Cup: Last 16: 2006, quarter final: 2010

Individual

  • Africa Cup of Nations Best XI: 2010, 2013
  • Man of the Match in 2010 FIFA World Cup (2): vs. Australia, vs. Serbia
  • FIFA Ballon d'Or: Shortlist Nominee
  • BBC African Footballer of the Year: 2010[43]
  • CAF African Footballer of the Year: 2010 (2nd place)
  • Top scorer in UAE Pro-League (2): 2011–12, 2012–13
  • Top scorer for Ghana
  • Ghana Player of the year (2): 2010, 2013