Former Ghana international Rahim Ayew has waxed lyrical about his youthful brother, Jordan following the Crystal Palace participant dominated headlines on Tuesday.
Jordan scooped 3 conclusion of the year awards at Eagles’ gala night time. Ayew, who scored 9 aims this period, bagged the Player of the Year, moreover Players’ Participant of the Period as nicely as Objective of the Period awards.
His achievements have been broadly praised. Rahim, who played 7 times for the Black Stars, has mentioned in an interview with Kobby Stone on Adom Television set, that Jordan has taken in excess of the mantle as the country’s very best striker from Asamoah Gyan.
He attributed the younger Ayew’s good results to tough perform, professionalism and self-control.
Rahim has prompt that his brother be provided an important part in the senior national group. In accordance to him, Jordan, who has been in the workforce since 2010, warrants to be deputy assistant captain.
While he admits Black Stars mentor Charles Akonnor has the electricity to make your mind up, he feels the 28-12 months-old has the wanted attributes to lead in the absence of substantive captain and brother Andre.
Previous Black Stars mentor Kwesi Appiah manufactured Andre captain in the direct up to the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, with Kwadwo Asamoah named as deputy.
“What I know individually, apart from Dede [Andre Ayew] and Jonathan Mensah, I imagine Jordan really should be the next captain since he has been there for prolonged, but mentor has the electricity to decide.
However, I really feel he deserves to be the assistant captain for now, for the reason that has the character and he is a leader as perfectly,” Rahim explained.
Jordan manufactured his Black Stars debut in 2010 in opposition to Swaziland. He has considering that played 61 online games and scored 17 aims.