The Ayew family, another saga of soccer players

The Ayew family, another saga of soccer players

If you have a certain age and you were a follower of international football in 90, one of those football fans will quedabáis on Sunday night watching the first steps of Julio Maldonado “Maldini” in Canal Plus, talentososo remember a Ghanaian player who emphasized especially in Marseille called Abédi “Skin”. Born in 1964, Abedi Ayew really like is called, was three times Golden Ball African and European champion with Olympique Marseille but also, the patriarch of a saga of soccer players.

Precisely in Marseille, footballers were formed as two of his sons, André and Jordan which they debuted with the giant of French football elite. both brothers, also played together the World Cup in Brazil 2014 the shirt of Ghana despite being born in France. A case similar to Boateng although they were born in Germany and one of them decided to use their country of birth and the other by their origins.

Jordan and Andre Ayew the brothers.
Jordan and Andre Ayew the brothers.

but André (1989) and Jordan (1991) They are not the only the only professional footballers children Abedi (1964). A third brother also dedicated to the world of football. Ibrahim Ayew (1988) He has a very distinguished career but played in the World Cup in 2010 with Ghana. As if that were not enough with one parent and three children, all international with the African country, there is another Ayew who was also a footballer.

Kwame Ayew (1972) Abedi brother and uncle Ibrahim, Jordan and Andre, he played for 20 years at a professional level with a career that took him from France to Asia to play in countries like China through Portugal. How could it be, Kwame, He also played with Ghana confirming that the saga Ayew, is a family of footballers, a trade like family tradition, as did many decades ago. Indeed in Spain, we can find a very similar situation with the family Ñiguez, another family of soccer players.

Two mythical in a photo, Maldini y Abedi "Pelé".
Two mythical in a photo, Maldini and Abedi “Skin”.
Alberto Llopis

Alberto Llopis

Hanged for football fully. Attempt to gather letters and tell stories in Colgadosporelfutbol.com. Specialist retro football Current. Football Coach Level II. You can follow me on @AlbertiniLlopis @colgadosfutbol

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