10 years After missing the penalty against Uruguay, Asamoah Gyan wants to play them one last time, ready to clash Suarez again at the World cup?
Ex Blackstar player, Asamoah has disclosed his intentions to play for Ghana blackstars again at the world. Speaking on BBC Sport, the footballer revealed his readiness to represent his country. And also, the preparation he’s making towards his return to the team, that will give him the opportunity back to the team.
It’s like the former Southampton player want a revenge against Uruguay. We can’t forget how he spoilt a penalty that almost took Ghana to Semi finals. It would have been a history if Ghana went through to semi finals.
It all happened when Suarez used his hand to clear off of a clean goal his their pole. This gave Ghanaian a straight penalty and Suarez was sent off. Asamoah in a hurry picked the ball to score but missed it, meanwhile Kwesi Appiah the then captain was ready to take the panelty.
This caused Africa, because Ghana was the only hope for Africa then. The penalty missed by Asamoah aka Baby Jet caused lives to perish. People died and some was admitted into hospitals.
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