New Legon Cities acquisition, Asamoah Gyan is convinced his return to the Ghana Premier League will motivate more veteran players to return to the local topflight.
Gyan, who is Ghana’s all-time top goalscorer made a return to the Ghana Premier League after 17 years.
Following to return home, the 34-year-old grabbed the headlines and beleives more players will follow his footsteps and return home.
“Me being in the Ghanaian league will bring the league global exposure.
“Since I signed for Legon Cities it’s been everywhere and everyone is talking about the team and what the league will be like.
“There are a lot of players who want to come back home to play but we have not seen it yet.
“I know there are a lot of players outside who are eager to play but someone has to set the pace.
Gyan is still working his way back to fitness and thus will miss the opening game of the season for Legon Cities when the Ghana Premier League resume.
Legon Cities will begin their season with a home game against Berekum Chelsea at the Accra Sports Stadium.