Ghana international Asamoah Gyan has officially scored his debut goal for his new club NorthEast United as they played to a 1-1 draw in a friendly against the India national team at the Sarusajai stadium in Guwahati.
Gyan joined the side in September on a free transfer after his contract with Turkish Super Lig side, Kayserispor expired and wasn't to be renewed.
Citi Newsroom reported that the match was set up in order to assess the readiness of both sides ahead of future games as NorthEast United are in contention to feature in the 2019 Indian Super League campaign and the Indian national team preparing themselves ahead of the 2022 World Cup qualifiers.
NorthEast will kick off their Indian Super League campaign on October 21 takin on Bengaluru in their first game.
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