Italian Serie A newcomers, U.S Cremonese, on Monday 29th August, 2022 announced the signing of Black Stars forward Felix Afena-Gyan.
Afena-Gyan joins Cremonese from giants AS Roma, after just one year.
The promising attacker who is chasing more playing minutes to ensure he makes Ghana’s squad for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar, has expressed excitement after completing the switch.
I'm delighted to continue my development at @USCremonese.
— Felix Afena Ohene-Gyan (@ohenegyanfelix9) August 29, 2022
Felix Afena-Gyan signed for Roma’s U-18 side in March 2021 from EurAfrica Academy and quickly rose through the ranks to the senior team.
He made his professional debut in October 2021 and went on to make 17 Serie A appearances for Roma in the 2021/22 season, scoring two goals.
The 19-year-old put pen to paper on a long-term deal with Cremonese with the club paying an initial fee of €6 million.
Afena-Gyan has featured for Ghana’s Black Stars on 6 occasions, scoring once, against Madagascar, back in June.