Shanghai SIPG chase Gyan with US$ 250k per week deal

Shanghai SIPG chase Gyan with US$ 250k per week deal
Asamoah Gyan

by Ameenu Shardow

Tuesday Jun 30, 2015. 19:40

Chinese Super League giants Shanghai SIPG have made a mammoth offer to sign Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan.

According to reports, the former Sunderland man could earn US$ 250,000 per week.

Gyanis currently plying his trade in the UAE with Al Ain, but former England and Manchester City boss Sven-Goran Eriksson, who took over at Shanghai in November 2014, wants to make him a marquee signing in a bid to lift the club’s profile.

City rivals Shanghai Shenhua have already agreed a deal to bring in former Chelsea star Demba Ba from Besiktas and second-placed Shanghai SIPG now want to bring in their own big-name striker for the second half of the campaign to help boost their title charge.

Gyan is the current Ghana captain and is the country’s all-time leading goalscorer with 48 goals in 90 games while he has been in prolific form in the UAE Pro-League scoring 73 goals in 63 appearances to help them retain their title.

He signed a new contract last summer, extending his stay at Al Ain until 2018.

 



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