AFCON ‘Upset’ Asamoah Gyan reacts to Black Stars’ early AFCON 2021 exit

Asamoah Gyan AFCON 2021

Ghana legend Asamoah Gyan has reacted to Black Stars shocking 2021 Africa Cup of nations (AFCON) elimination from the group stages on Tuesday night following their 2-3 loss to debutants Comoros.

The Black were expected to bounce back from their frustrating 1-1 draw against Gabon on matchday 2 with Jim Allevinah’s late equalizer.

However, Milovan Rajevac’s men did worse than they performed against the Panthers as they bowed to Comoros who are playing the competition for the first time.

Things got even more complicated for the Black Stars when they lose their captain Andre Ayew in the 25th minutes on a red card.

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Despite Richmond Boakye and Alexander Djiku’s goals, Black Stars failed to score another one that will see them through to the next round and even conceded again as Ahmed Mogni bagged a brace.

Speaking on Ghana’s exit, Asamoah Gyan who is Black Stars all-time top scorer with 51 goals and most-capped player with 109 appearances bemoaned Black Stars attitude in he game.

“Well I am devastated and shocked. You cannot win a game with this attitude,” Gyan said on SuperSport, as per Sportsbrief.

“I saw the real Ghana when we were one man down. They try to give everything which was good but it was enough. We didn’t have a sense of urgency throughout the tournament.

“I am a bit upset because why do you have to push when you have ten men on the pitch.”

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