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Swansea midfielder praises Ghana AFCON berth

The 26-year-old Swansea City star was on target with the opening goal in 71 minutes as the Black Stars clinched victory in Port Louis.

Andre Ayew is delighted at helping Ghana to qualify for yet another African Cup of Nations tournament following the Black Stars' 2-0 away win over Mauritius on Sunday.

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Ayew, who captained Ghana with Asamoah Gyan injured, said: "It was a great victory for us and a big motivation to the Afcon tournament. We worked hard and won," he told reporters after the game.

The Group H encounter was played at the Stade Anjalay in the Mauritian city of Belle Vue Maurel.

Ghana finished at the top of Group H with 13 points, while Mauritius remain third on the group standings with one game left.

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