Famous Ghanaian footballer, Andre Ayew, Ghana’s captain has been named in a 3-man waiting list for the Footballer of the Year award for 2021 in Ghana.
Ayew finished the championship season in England as top scorer for Swansea City FC with 17 goals and 4 assists in the 2020-21 campaign.
Andre Ayew, for a second year running, took his group to the playoffs of the English Championship however came short against Brentford FC in the very last at Wembley Stadium.
Mohammed Kudus who gained the 2020-21 Dutch Eredivisie and KNVB Cup is the other player based in Europe to be identified for the upcoming awards which was released on Wednesday afternoon in Accra.
The 20-year-old Ghanaian mastermind scored 4 goals and gave 3 help in 17 matches in a season that he spent months on the sickbed. Accra Great Olympics star, Gladson Awako has been recommended for the Ghana Footballer of the Year award for 2021 and is the only home-based player gaining for the award.
The 30-year-old flexible midfielder will battle, Ghana’s Black Stars captain Andre Ayew and AFC Ajax Amsterdam star, Mohammed Kudus for respected award.
Awako has been the face of the Ghana Premier League season with a lightening show which obtained him a Black Stars call-up.