Jordan Ayew

  • Date of birth : 11/09/1991
  • Position : Forward
  • Country : Ghana Ghana
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Jordan Ayew

Jordan Ayew

Clubs: Olympique de Marseille

• The son of African footballing great Abédi Pelé, Jordan was born and brought up in Marseille, where he teamed up with his elder brother André in the OM youth sector.

• Signed as a professional with Marseille and made a goalscoring debut on 16 December 2009 in a 2-1 win at FC Lorient.

• Made only four substitute appearances during the 2009/10 Ligue 1 title-winning campaign, which amounted to just 70 minutes of playing time.

• Reunited with brother André for the 2010/11 season and made his UEFA Champions League debut as a substitute on Matchday 1 at home to FC Spartak Moskva.

• Came on as a substitute for his brother to win his first cap for Ghana in an Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Swaziland (3-0) on 5 September 2010.

• Scored seven times in 35 Ligue 1 appearances furing 2012/13 to help OM to second in the table and return to the UEFA Champions League. 

UEFA honours

Last updated: 26/07/13 15.08CET

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Jordan Ayew
  • Position: Forward
  • Date of birth (Age): 11/09/1991 (23)
  • Country: Ghana
  • Squad number: 0
  • Club: Aston Villa ( ENG)

  • Height: 182cm

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Champions League (Group stage)
    15/09/10: Marseille 0-1 Spartak Moskva

Career statistics

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
UEFA Europa League
Last updated: 10/03/2015 14:48 CET