AFCON 2017 Avram Grant showers praises on Asamoah Gyan

Black Stars coach, Avram Grant has hailed Asamoah Gyan for his impressive performance against Uzbekistan outfit Bunyodkor on Tuesday.

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Avram Grant has praised Asamoah Gyan after he inspired the Black Stars to victory on Tuesday against Uzbekistan giants Bunyodkor in a friendly game ahead of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon.

The 31-year-old came off the bench to break the deadlock of the game in the 67th minute, before Frank Acheampong double the lead in the 75th minute.

READ MORE: Pre-AFCON Friendly Black Stars beat Uzbekistan side Bunyodkor 2-0bullet

And Grant has commended him for his great goalscoring ability.

"Gyan is an amazing striker. Look at his stats compared to the minutes he played. His career is amazing so I'm not surprised he scored. He knows how to do it. He knows how to put the ball in the net," he told Sports360.

READ MORE: AFCON 2017 Black Stars jersey numbers for AFCON revealedbullet

Gyan, 31, who is the all-time topscorer of the Black Stars is two goals away from scoring 50 goals for the four times champions of Africa.

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