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Africa's Highest Paid Linked With Shock Move To English Second Tier

Africa's highest paid player Asamoah Gyan has been linked with a surprising move to a club in England's Championship.

Read: Report: African Star Still Within 10 Highest Earners

The 30-year-old's game time at Chinese side Shanghai SIPG is under threat after the club signed Brazilian striker Hulk.

Gyan reportedly earns £227 000 (R4.2 million) a week in China, which puts him in seventh position among the top earners in the game, according to the latest reports.

Sky Sports have now linked him with a move to Championship side Fulham, with the player reportedly said to be one of coach Slavisa Jokanovic's personal targets.

The Ghana captain, who has also been linked with a loan move to Besiktas, could reportedly fly to England for a medical this week.

However, Gyan would have to take a serious pay cut in order to seal a transfer to Fulham.

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The striker has scored just eight goals in 26 games since joining Shanghai in 2015.

Do you think Gyan should move to a more competitive league than the Chinese Super League? Have your say in the comments section below.

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