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03.08.2020 Football News

GFA President Kurt Okraku Lauds Jordan Ayew's Magnificent Season With Crystal Palace

By Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah
GFA President Kurt Okraku Lauds Jordan Ayew's Magnificent Season With Crystal Palace
LISTEN AUG 3, 2020

President of the Ghana Football Association [GFA], Kurt Okraku has hailed Jordan Ayew for his amazing season with Crystal Palace in the just ended Premier League season.

The 28-year-old forward scored 9 goals at the club in 34 appearances for the club, emerging as the highest Ghanaian goalscorer in the history of the Premier League.

Jordan was adjudged Crystal Palace Player of the Season, Crystal Palace Players' Player of the Season and the scorer of the most outstanding goal.

And according to Mr Okraku, he was impressed with Jordan's impressive performance this season adding he will urge the former Swansea City and Aston Villa the best of luck next season

"Jordan Ayew reminds me of my days at Dreams FC," he told MAX TV.

"He [Jodan Ayew] is coming from a very difficult footballing background but he has kept the belief and pushed to score more goals.

"His coach [Roy Hodgson] believed in his qualities but I will urge him to keep pushing for next season.

"He has been dedicated for the course of the national team, the Black Stars which is very important for me.

"I don't want this to be a nine-day wonder," he added.

Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah
Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah

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