Asamoah Gyan is Ghana’s all time leading goal scorer but according to the striker, despite his achievements, he is still not respected in his country.
Gyan was honoured by the Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) as one of the legends that graced the draw for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations.
When quizzed by Kessben FM if was surprised by the invitation, he said he was not too surprised because of his achievements in football.
According to him, though he is not respected in Ghana, he is loved outside the country.
“I feel very honoured to be part of the legends to run this draw. I was a bit surprised but not too surprised because of the level I have reached in my football career. I’m not respected in Ghana but outside Ghana, I’m highly revered,” he said.
Gyan is widely regarded as one best footballers in Ghana’s history.