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Asamoah Gyan emerges as a target for Saudi billionaire

By Mutala Yakubu
Asamoah Gyan
Asamoah Gyan

Black Stars captain Asamoah Gyan has emerged as a target for Egyptian top flight side Ahram FC which is owned by Saudi Arabia billionaire Turki Al Al-Sheikh.

Al-Sheikh has reportedly bought top-flight side Al Assiouty Sport for around US$500 million with the name of the club being changed to Al Ahram FC.

The business magnate wants to pump money into the club to make it one of the biggest in Africa.

Reports suggest that he is expected to spend 700 million Egyptian pounds to acquire big name players for the side.

Asamoah Gyan plays for Kayserispor

Asamoah Gyan has emerged as one of the big-name players the Arabian billionaire has targetted.

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Gyan is currently with Turkish top flight side Kayserispor.

Al-Sheikh is also willing to hire Brazilian manager Luiz Felipe Scolari as the club's head coach.

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