The Black Stars of Ghana legend, Asamoah Gyan has stated that Egypt goalkeeper, Mohamed Abou Gabal, merely often known as Gabaski, was truly one of the best goalkeeper of the simply concluded Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon.
Gabaski was the hero when the Pharaohs silenced hosts, Indomitable Lions of Cameroon, within the second semifinal of the AFCON on Thursday evening.
Gabaski, who plies his commerce with Zamalek, gave the ultimate ticket to Egypt as he saved two penalties in a dramatic shoot-out in opposition to Cameroon.
Earlier than their recreation in opposition to Cameroon, Egypt had crushed the Elephants of Ivory Coast on penalty too, with Gabaski saving one of many Ivoiriens’ kicks.
Other than saving Mane’s seventh minute penalty, Gabaski was a nightmare for the Senegalese squad in Yaounde.
“For me I really feel Gabaski has acquired that constructive power he makes use of to comply with the crew. For ten years, for him to be a second goalkeeper, there’s one thing he’s doing behind the scenes to assist the gamers.
“Even when he’s on the sphere, the way in which he controls them you’d see he’s a motivator. That’s why he’s been there all these years and when he had his probability, he was in a position to ship. For me, I really feel he was one of the best goalkeeper of the event.
“No disrespect to Mendy however he [Gabaski] did the whole lot to maintain Egypt within the event,” Gyang stated on Supersports after the ultimate match.