Afena-Gyan Felix: Jose Mourinho made me who I am today
Ghanaian forward, Felix Ohene Afena-Gyan has heaped praises on Portuguese tactician Jose Mourinho for positive impact on his career.
Felix, 20, last season worked under the serie winner at AS Roma when he secured promotion from Roma youth team to the first team where he made few appearances appearances.
Currently, he plays for Italian Serie A newcomers Cremonese after leaving Roma on a permanent deal.
The enterprising striker will be meeting Jose Mourinho for the first time after departing AS Roma in the last eight of the Coppa Italia.
“Mourinho is my second father. He made me who I am today,” he told La Gazzeta Dello Sport.
Felix Afena-Gyan won a silverware with AS Roma following their triumph in the Europa Conference League.
He became a household name when he climbed off the bench to net brace against Gemoa for AS Roma.
Afena Gyan will have the opportunity to meet Mourinho whom he calls “second father” when Cremonese face AS Roma in the last eight of the Coppa Italia.
Story Kolog Bonaventure