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You might struggle to listen for more than a couple seconds, but this video does serve one purpose – it leaves no doubt on how to pronounce ‘Asamoah Gyan‘.
It’s JAN. Which is what it looks like it should be. Not GEE-YAN, GUY-AN, or any other variation you might hear from this great nation’s commentators and pundits over the forthcoming season.
*points the finger of blame for wanky, “I’m cultured, me” over-pronunciation squarely at Clive Tyldesley and Jonathan Pearce*