Blackstars captain, Asamoah Gyan has announced his retirement from international football.
He made this announcement in a press statement released today, 20th May 2019.
In the statement, Asamoah Gyan stated that upon consultation with his family and management team he wishes to rescue himself from the tournament.
“I also wish to retire from the national team permanently; not pretending my presence would not fuel the purported undermining the country has seen under my captaincy,”
Below is a copy of the full statement:
Thank you Asamoah Gyan for your service to this country.