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Asamoah Gyan in trouble for “unethical hair”

Former Premier League footballer Asamoah Gyan has been deemed to have “unethical hair” by the United Arab Emirates Football Association (UAEFA).

According to reports, the 31-year-old striker was among 40 players who has been found guilty of breaching UAEFA rules that allow punishment for “unethical hair”, where a part of the head is shaved but other parts unshaven.

The Ghanaian striker has reportedly received a written warning from the UAEFA.

Asamoah Gyan joined Shanghai SIPG from Al-Ain in 2015 but is currently playing for Al Ahli Dubai on loan.

Previously, he had a short stint with English Premier League outfit Sunderland, as well as Ligue 1 club Rennes.