Andre Dede Ayew’s daughter reportedly to have collapsed after her father missed a penalty for Ghana during their match against Uruguay on Friday at the Qatar World Cup.
Close friends and family of Black Stars captain Andre Ayew have confirmed that the player’s daughter, who is seven years old, is recovering after collapsing during Friday’s match between Ghana and Uruguay.
According to Ghanaweb, who broke the news, reported that, the details of how and why Andre’s daughter collapsed remain sketchy but reports in the local media say she collapsed after her dad missed a penalty in the l first half of the game.
The Al Saad player had a difficult time after Ghana was eliminated from the World Cup and he almost lost his daughter.
Dede Ayew daughter, whose name has been changed to protect her privacy, is believed to be feeling better this morning. Andre Ayew had to rush to a Doha hospital after the game to ensure his daughter’s safety.
In a post-match reaction after the defeat, Andre told reporters, “I am very disappointed with the results. We had the opportunity to go to the next stage, I got a penalty and I missed so it is difficult to take.
The game was played on details and we did not get it right and I did not get it right with my penalty but I am very optimistic for the future. God gives his most difficult battles to those who can fight them and wake up. I am sad but I am willing to make it better next time.
Uruguay defeated Ghana 2-0 in a game in which the Black Stars needed only a draw to advance to the next round of the competition.
Ghana earned three points in three games, defeating South Korea before losing to Portugal and Uruguay in Group H.