Kwadwo Asamoah scored his first Nations Cup goal on Sunday
Juventus influential midfielder Kwadwo Asamoah scored his first Africa Cup of Nations on Sunday in Ghana’s 2-2 draw with DR Congo on Sunday.
The makeshift left-back headed in Mubarak Wakaso’s teasing corner five minutes after the interval to give Ghana a 2-0 lead.
The Juventus ace had already earned the plaudits for creating Ghana’s opener when the laid a carpet cross for Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu to slide in after 39 minutes.’
Asamoah made his debut in the tournament in the 2008 finals played on home soil and there were big expectations on him given his huge talent.
He excelled at the 2010 edition as an offensive midfielder but did not get to score even though he created lots of scoring chances.
Asamoah could not also score at the previous edition of the tournament last year in Gabon and Equatorial Guinea.
The goal he scored on Sunday can encourage him to go on and score more in subsequent tournaments.