Ghana International Footballer, Jonathan Mensah has expressed his gratitude to Ghanaian football coach David Duncan for discovering him and ‘giving him a chance.’
He further described Coach Duncan as an “incredible human” and an even better coach.
“At the time I got to Ashgold, the Academy was being dissolved and coach Duncan took me straight into the first team because I was 16 and he signed me for my first professional contract.
“There is a special bond because I was a kid from no where and he took me under his wings. He saw something that no else saw and I grateful for that. He is such an incredible man, he took me as his son.”
After about 40 appearances for his new club, he headed to Europe for the first time in his career, signing with Italian club Udinese.