The talented Ghanaian midfielder has spoken about the influence of his father on his career as a footballer. Speaking in a recent interview monitored by Trendsingh, Dede Ayew made it clear that if not a major influence, his father happens to be a major inspiration for him as a footballer.
According to Dede Ayew, he draws lots of inspiration from him as it stands now. He added that, Abedi Ayew Pele is his idol and as such he can describe him as an unbelievable father.
Abedi Ayew was able to win the UEFA Champions League with his the club Olympic Marseille during the 1992/1993 football season, a club which his son Dede Ayew began playing during the early stages of his football career.
As it stands now, Dede Ayew has been able to surpass his father’s record in terms of most Black Stars appearances as well as goals scored for the senior national team of Ghana.
Abedi in his hay days scored 19 goals after making 73 appearances for the senior national team of Ghana while Dede Ayew currently has 23 goals to his credit after 107 appearances made for the Black Stars so far.
Content created and supplied by: NanaAmpaduKhelly (via Opera News )
Opera News is a free to use platform and the views and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not represent, reflect or express the views of Opera News. Any/all written content and images displayed are provided by the blogger/author, appear herein as submitted by the blogger/author and are unedited by Opera News. Opera News does not consent to nor does it condone the posting of any content that violates the rights (including the copyrights) of any third party, nor content that may malign, inter alia, any religion, ethnic group, organization, gender, company, or individual. Opera News furthermore does not condone the use of our platform for the purposes encouraging/endorsing hate speech, violation of human rights and/or utterances of a defamatory nature. If the content contained herein violates any of your rights, including those of copyright, and/or violates any the above mentioned factors, you are requested to immediately notify us using via the following email address operanews-external(at)opera.com and/or report the article using the available reporting functionality built into our Platform See More