Sign in
Download Opera News App

News Sports

 

Soccer

 

AFCON

Check Out Ghana's Best Footballer Of The Year.

Ghana's Best Footballer Of The Year.

André Morgan Rami Ayew was born on 17 December 1989), also recognised as Dede Ayew in Ghana, is a Ghanaian professional footballer who ultimate performed as  a winger for Championship club Swansea City and captains the Ghana national team.

André Ayew been declared as the Ghana's best footballer of the year at the Ghana football awards in 2021.

He is the second-born son of three-time African Footballer of the Year and FIFA 100 member 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 Year and 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 Ghana since 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 (2008, 2010, 2012, 2015, 2017 and 2019), helping them finish runners-up in 2010 and 2015, and was top goalscorer at the latter tournament.

André Ayew been declared as the Ghana's best footballer of the year at the Ghana football awards in 2021.

Content created and supplied by: Babams (via Opera News )

African Footballer André Ayew André Morgan Rami Ayew Dede Ayew Ghana

COMMENTS

Load app to read more comments