Afena-Gyan: AS Roma Boss Jose Mourinho Buys GHC5,500 Sneaker for Ghanaian Lad (Video)

Afena-Gyan: AS Roma Boss Jose Mourinho Buys GHC5,500 Sneaker for Ghanaian Lad (Video)

  • Afena-Gyan has gotten a new 800 euros footwear he was owed by Manager Jose Mourinho
  • The Portuguese before the Genoa game in the Italian Serie A on Sunday, promised the 18 years old to buy him the shoes if he scored
  • Motivations could not be any stronger, as the Ghanaian forward netted two late goals to hand AS Roma the win

AS Roma manager, Jose Mourinho has followed through on his promise to buy Afena-Gyan his most-wanted pair of footwear if he scored in the Sunday's Genoa game. has sighted a video of the Portuguese handing over the 800 euros (over GHC5,500) gift to the 18-year-old.

Afena-Gyan came off the bench with 15 minutes left on the clock to score the 2 goals that earned Roma all three points.

Afena-Gyan: Jose Mourinho Comes Good on 800 Euro Kick for Ghanaian Lad
Ghanaian teenager, Afena-Gyan receives gift from Jose Mourinho. Source: Twitter/@SaddickAdams
Source: Twitter

The second goal by the Ghanaian lad has been making headlines since and for good reason. It was a thing of beauty.

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Source: Sports Brief News