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Check Out Mourinho Gifting Teen Star R14k Balenciaga Sneakers

As a football manager who knows how to grab the limelight, Jose Mourinho recently gifted an 18-year-old Ghanaian footballer a pair of R14 000 Balenciaga sneakers. Check it out!

To see how Mourinho gifting the player, scroll through the gallery above

What’s the story?

In what was news that had the football world buzzing, the AS Roma manager showcased his class in delivering on a promise to one of the club’s rising talents.

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Over the past weekend, Roma beat Genoa, with 18-year-old Felix Afena-Gyan being the hero on the night. The former Manchester United mentor summoned the teenager with 15 minutes left on the clock and managed to find the back of the net seven minutes later.

Gyan scored again, this time during the dying stages of the match, with his 25-yard effort getting Mourinho’s stamp of approval.

Keeping His Promise

An elated Gyan celebrated with Mourinho as he burst onto the Roma scene, and in the post-match interview, the ex-Spurs boss mentioned that he was going to buy the attacker a pair of sneakers he desired.

As seen in a video that went viral on social media, Mourinho delivered on his promise as he was seen giving Gyan a pair of R14 000 Balenciaga sneakers, as the player could not hide his joy at receiving his gift.

To see how Mourinho gifting the player, scroll through the gallery above

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