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Andre Dede Ayew has affirmed that he will win trophy for Ghana black stars

André Morgan Rami Ayew, also known as Dede Ayew in Ghana, is a Ghanaian professional footballer who last played as a winger for Championship club Swansea City and captains the Ghana national team.

He is the second-born son of three-time African Footballer of the Year and FIFA 100member Abedi "Pele" Ayew and has two brothers, Ibrahim and Jordan, who also are professional footballers. In 2011 Ayew was named the BBC African Footballer of the Yearand Ghanaian Footballer of the Year.

Ayew began his career in Ghana, playing for Nania, while debuting for the club at age 14. In 2005, he signed with his father's former club, Marseille, and spent two seasons in the club's youth academy before making his debut in the 2007–08 season. Ayew spent the following two seasons on loan with Lorient and Arles-Avignon, helping the latter team earn promotion to Ligue 1 for the first time. In 2010, he returned to Marseille and became an integral part of the first team under manager Didier Deschamps, making over 200 appearances and winning consecutive Trophée des champions and Coupe de la Ligues in both 2010 and 2011.

Ayew has been a full international for Ghanasince 2008 and has earned over 90 caps. At youth level, he starred for and captained the under-20 team that won both the 2009 African Youth Championship and the 2009 FIFA U-20 World Cup. He has played in two FIFA World Cups (2010 and 2014), as well as six Africa Cup of Nations (20082010201220152017and 2019), helping them finish runners-up in 2010 and 2015, and was top goalscorer at the latter tournament.

On 14th June 2021, Dede Ayew said it on Gh One TV that, he will lead Ghana national team (black starts) and won African Cup before he retires from football. “Before I stop my football career, I will at least lead my national team and win African Cup” he said. He said again that, some of the players lucks confidence and determination but as a captain of the national team, he will try and build up much confidence in the team.

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