We’re settled here–Jordan Ayew brushes aside any possible move this summer


Ghana and Crystal Palace striker, Jordan Ayew, has stated that he and his family are settled in London amid speculation that the player could seek a move away from the club.

The 29-year-old had an impressive season, and he finished as Palace’s top scorer with nine goals and was named the side’s Player of the Season. Several pundits have suggested that Ayew could earn himself a move to a bigger club.

However, the former Swansea City striker said he remains dedicated to the Eagle’s course in the new season.

“I’m a Crystal Palace player, I’m happy here. My family is also happy here. Everything is in Palace’s hands. I’m a very ambitious player, but I intend to give my best for Palace this season,” Jordan said in an interview on Friday.

Jordan Ayew’s nine goals saw him become Ghana’s all-time top scorer with 25 goals in the Premier League. Surpassing compatriot, Tony Yeboah, who has scored 24 goals for Leeds Utd.

He also won three awards at Palace’s end-of-season event, including Fans’ Player of The Season, Players’ Player of the Season and Goal of the Season.

Jordan said despite a tough end to the season, Palace’s survival ensured that they would see the campaign as a good one that they can build on this season.

“Overall, it was a good season. The target was to stay in the Premier League and we did that. [The break from] COVID-19 didn’t help us as it did for other teams, but we’re getting ready for next season”, he added.

Palace start the new campaign at home to Southampton on September 12.

Source: MyNewsGh.com/Sports/2020

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