Ghanaian teen sensation Felix Afena Ohene Gyan, was full of excitement after player his first-ever Italian Serie A game for AS Roma.
Afena-Gyan made his Serie A debut for AS Roma in their comeback win over Cagliari Calcio on Wednesday evening.
The 18-year-old versatile forward was a second half substitute as he came on after 57 minutes to replace Matías Vina when Roma was down by a lone goal.
Roger Ibanez and Lorenzo Pellegrini scored on the 71st and 78th minutes of the match respectively to turn the game around for the away team.
He scored six goals in the Italian Primavera for the reserve side of Roma which impressed Jose Mourinho to give him a chance with the senior team.
Roma came from a goal down to win 2-1 with the young Ghanaian playing his part in his team’s victory on his debut
The promising attacking sensation couldn’t hide his joy after the game.
Watch Felix Afena Gyan’s full interview below:
"Mum, I love you."
— AS Roma English (@ASRomaEN) October 27, 2021