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Sports News of Friday, 27 July 2018

Source: GHANAsoccernet.com

Andre Ayew completes loan switch to Fenerbache

Ghana superstar Andre Ayew has completed his move to Turkish giants Fenerbahce from Welsh club Swansea City, Ghanasoccernet.com can confirm.

The 28-year-old Ghana international signed a one-year loan deal with the Istanbul-based on Friday at the club's headquarters in front several management members of the side.

He penned the deal with the Turkish side who now have an option to sign the attacking player on a permanent deal after the loan.

Ayew finally signed the contract on Friday after passing the medical following two days of speculation over the Fenerbahce move.

He will be registered in time to make the Yellow Canaries Champions League Third-Round clash against Benfica in Portugal on 7 August.

The striker will join Roberto Soldado as the second first-choice striker available to manager Phillip Cocu.

The Super Lig outfit will sign one more striker before the end of the transfer window.

Ayew is thought to be among Swansea's highest earners and his departure was expected following the club's relegation from the Premier League.

The former Marseilles striker re-signed for the Swans from West Ham United in January in a move worth £18m.