Asamoah Gyan Height, Weight, Age, Family, Biography & More

Asamoah Gyan

Real NameAsamoah Gyan
NicknameBaby Jet
ProfessionGhanian Professional Footballer
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 186 cm
in meters- 1.86 m
in Feet Inches- 6’ 1”
Weightin Kilograms- 77 kg
in Pounds- 169.7 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 42 Inches
- Waist: 32 Inches
- Biceps: 14 Inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
DebutClub Debut- In 2003 for Liberty Professionals
International Debut- In 2003 for National Team of Ghana.
Current TeamAl Ahli
Jersey Number90
Position Striker
Coach/MentorNot Known
Achievements (main ones)• After joining the Al Ain of the UAE Pro-League in 2011, he became the top goalscorer of the league, scoring 24 goals in 27 matches.
• In season 2012, playing for Al Ain, he again became the league's top goalscorer and helped the club retain the UAE Pro-League title, scoring an impressive 28 goals in 32 matches.
• Gyan is all time top goalscorer for Ghana National Team with 48 goals in 95 appearances.
• With 6 goals, he is the top African goalscorer in the history of the World Cup.
Career Turning PointPlaying for Liberty Professionals in 2003, he scored 10 goals in just 16 appearances.
Personal Life
Date of Birth22 November 1985
Age (as in 2016)31 Years
Birth PlaceAccra, Ghana
Zodiac sign/Sun signSagittarius
HometownAccra, Ghana
SchoolNot Known
CollegeNot Known
Educational QualificationsNot Known
FamilyFather- Baffour Gyan Mensah
Mother- Cecilia Amoako
Mrs Cecilia mother of Gyan
Brother- Baffour Gyan
Asamoah Gyan with his brother Baffour Gyan
Sister- N/A
EthnicityGhanaian Black
HobbiesBoxing, Listening to Music
ControversiesIn February 2016, Gyan faced the allegations that he slept with 22 years old girl Sarah Kwabla at her apartment, girl also claimed that she got pregnant after intercourse.
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsSandra Ankobiah
WifeNot Known
ChildrenSons- Floyd Gyan,
Asamoah Gyan and son Floyd Gyan
Rafael Gyan, Frederick Gyan
Daughter- N/A

Money Factor
Salary$15.5 million per year
Net Worth$23.5 million

Gyan during play

Some Lesser Known Facts About Asamoah Gyan

  • Does Ashamoah Gyan smoke?: Yes
  • Does Ashamoah Gyan drink Alcohol?: Yes
  • Gyan started his career playing for Ghanaian Club Liberty Professional in 2003 later he moved to Italian Club Udinese.
  • Gyan made his international debut at the age of 17 against Somalia helped Ghana to win that game, and made himself the youngest ever player to score for Ghana.
  • In the 2010 FIFA World Cup his goal against United States helped Ghana reach in quarter final and made his team third African team after Cameroon and Senegal in history to qualify the quarter final of this prestigious competition.
  • In quarterfinal against Uruguay in 2010 FIFA World Cup, he missed a crucial penalty kick that made his team lose the game to Uruguay for which he took flak from spectators.
  • In the 2012 African Cup of Nations, he again missed the penalty kick in semifinal; this is why he announced the indefinite break from International Football.
  • In 2012, Gyan turned his attention to Boxing promotion and announced that he would made debut in Boxing Show in Ghana. On 6 July 2012, Gyan stated-                                                                                                                                                                                                                 “Ghana has a lot of great boxers previously like Azumah Nelson, Ike Quartey and Joshua Clottey, so we need to push the young ones coming up. I would like to encourage the young ones coming up and those who want to achieve their aim.”
                                                                                            — Asamoah Gyan