News according to Ghana soccer net says that Asamoah Gyan has rescinded his decision to retire from intervention few hours after he was spoken to by Ghana President Nana Akufo Addo.

It is also said Gyan has accepted to take the role as general captain when the African Cup of Nations begins next month.

His decision comes as he was replaced as Ghana captain, with Andre Ayew likely to be given the role in Egypt.

Gyan will announce his decision to return to side in the coming hours according to the Ghanian soccer

The 33-year-old netted 51 goals in 106 international appearances, both Ghana national team records, which includes scoring at six consecutive Nations Cup finals, as well as three World Cups between 2006 and 2014.