- A video of Asamoah Gyan whispering a piece of advice in Antoine Semenyo's ear after Ghana's clash with Angola has gone viral
- The young striker came off the bench and scored a scrappy winner in the dying minutes of the crucial AFCON qualifier
- The video of Gyan and Semenyo sparked reactions, with many Ghanaians saying his advice had worked
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Veteran Ghanaian football icon Asamoah Gyan, in a video that has gone viral on social media, was spotted whispering advice to Antoine Semenyo after Ghana's crucial AFCON qualifier match against Angola on Thursday.
In the video, Gyan could be seen sharing a moment with Semenyo and imparting what looked like words of wisdom, which many Ghanaians believe worked.
Semenyo, who came on as a substitute, scored the winning goal in the dying minutes of the match, which will likely help Ghana secure a place in the African Cup of Nations. The video of Gyan and Semenyo has since sparked reactions on social media, with fans speculating about what the advice could have been and how it might have influenced Semenyo's performance.
Gyan is considered one of Ghana's greatest footballers. His retirement in 2019 marked the end of an era for Ghanaian football, but his legacy still lives on in the hearts and minds of fans and players alike.
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The video of Gyan and Semenyo highlighted his role as a mentor and inspiration to young players in Ghana. The footage demonstrated his dedication to the sport and his desire to pass on his knowledge and experience to the next generation of players.
Ghanaians React To Video Of Gyan And Semenyo
Prophet Ernest Owusu wrote:
Your advice really worked. God bless you Legendary
he was telling him not to play penalty for GH cos we'll crucify him at the end
eii opana nono sei Yaa o adwuma hunu nkoaa
Ghanaians Suggest Black Stars Late Goal Against Angola In Kumasi Came From Atsu
In a similar story, The Black Stars of Ghana have been able to secure a late last-minute victory against their Angola counterparts in Kumasi.
This was during the AFCON qualifier that was played at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium ahead of the second leg.
Ghana scored a 95th-minute goal after being unable to find the back of the net since the start of the match, and some believe it was the late Christan Atsu at work.
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