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Sports News of Sunday, 11 March 2018


Andre Ayew hails Swansea's positive attitude after draw with Huddersfield

Swansea City forward Andre Ayew hailed his side's positive attitude after they earned a goalless draw at Huddersfield despite playing the bulk of the game a man down.

The Swans had to play with 10 men for 79 minutes after Jordan Ayew saw a harsh red for a challenge with Terriers skipper Jonathan Hogg.

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But Ayew, who was making his second successive start, and his teammates dug in defensively and came away from the John Smith’s Stadium with a goalless draw that could prove crucial in their battle for Premier League survival.

''Real dedication shown by the whole squad today.. good point ??... difficult to accept the red card but it's part of the game. Thank u to all the fans ur support was massive'' Ayew posted on Instagram.