A throwback video of Ghanaian professional footballer and AS Roma forward Felix Ohene Afena-Gyan dancing at Berekum Presec has surfaced on the internet.
Just one year ago, Felix Afena Gyan didn’t know he would be playing in Europe, and in fact Italy. He is now a star at AS Roma ten months later.
He was a normal school-going boy in Ghana with a passion for football and a tremendous talent, land ike many children in Berekum, life is full of fun.
Afena Gyan can be seen enjoying himself at Berekum Presec in an old video that looks less than one year. The trending video has got many talking on social media.
In 12 months, the boy who was born in Wenchi rose to stardom and is now the toast of AS Roma in the Italian Serie A.
After being scouted during a youth championship, his journey began. Roma saw potential in him as a teenager and immediately snatched him away from their rivals.
AS Roma signed him to their youth side, and he displayed great talent in the Primavera league. José Mourinho was impressed by his performances and invited him to join the senior team after one game.
Mourinho refused to allow the 18-year-old to return to the youth side after three games. He insists that he will stay with the senior team.