Ghana’s legend Asamoah Gyan has secured a punditry job on SuperSports, one of the biggest platforms on the continent, for the 2021 African cup of nations in Cameroon.
The former Black Stars captain confirmed the good news on his official Twitter handle, as he will join other legendary African footballers to serve SuperSport’s wide audience with in-depth analysis.
“Excited to be joining @SuperSportTV as a Pundit for their coverage of #AFCON2021 This has been in the works for sometime and I am excited about the challenge. Looking forward to sharing my knowledge on Africa’s biggest football gathering together with other legends.” Gyan wrote on Twitter.
Excited to be joining @SuperSportTV as a Pundit for their coverage of #AFCON2021 This has been in the works for sometime and I am excited about the challenge. Looking forward to sharing my knowledge on Africa's biggest football gathering together with other legends. pic.twitter.com/IGyszPe3jD
— ASAMOAH GYAN (@ASAMOAH_GYAN3) January 7, 2022
Gyan will be the pundit when the Black Stars are playing. He is not the only Ghanaian player to be a pundit on SuperSports, as Sammy Osei Kuffour and Laryea Kingston have also worked as pundits for the South Africa-based South Africa-based Pan-Africa channel.
The 2021 African cup of nations will be held in Cameroon, as the host nation will be opening the game against Burkina Faso on January 9, 2022, at 4pm.
Ghana will play their first AFCON match against Morocco on Monday, January 10, at 4pm before playing Gabon and Comoros respectively in the group stage.