body-container-line-1

Impressive Andre Ayew elated after winning Emir Cup with Al Sadd

By Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah
Football News Impressive Andre Ayew elated after winning Emir Cup with Al Sadd
OCT 23, 2021 LISTEN

Ghana captain, Andre Ayew, has expressed his excitement after winning his first trophy with club side, Al Sadd SC.

Xavi Hernandez's side were crowned winners of the Emir Cup on Friday evening.

Andre joined the Qatari champions in the summer on a free transfer after ending his stay in England where he played for Championship side Swansea City.

Since the start of the 2021/2022 football season, the experienced forward has displayed outstanding form and already has six goals to his name.

In a game that produced a lot of excitement, Yacine Brahimi shot Al Rayyan into the leader in the final minutes of the first half.

Later in the second half, Al Sadd SC came in strong and managed to equalize through Santi Carzola in the 58th minute.

With the game ending in a draw, Al Sadd SC went on to win 5-4 on penalties to be crowned champions of the 2021 Emir Cup.

Following the win, the 30-year-old took to social media to laud his teammates and the club.

Andre Ayew who lasted 80 minutes of the game today has hence won his first trophy with his new club.

This is Ayew’s first trophy since 2012 where he won the French Super Cup and French League Cup with Olympique de Marseille.

Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah
Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah

Sports Journalist

ModernGhana Links
body-container-line