Official: Jordan Ayew Joins Olympique Marseille

The youngest son of the legendary Abedi Pele has followed in his father's footsteps by signing for Marseille.

Jordan Ayew, the youngest son of Ghanaian legend Abedi Ayew Pele, has signed a three-year contract with top French club Olympique Marseille after impressing in the junior ranks.

Ayew has said he is determined to make his mark in Ligue 1.

“I am very happy this has been sorted out. Now my priority is to build my football future at the club and make a mark here,” he told kickOffGhana.com

The promising striker has been tipped by Abedi Pele as the best player among his three sons. He is the second Ayew sibling to attempt to make the grade at OM.

Older brother, Andre Dede, was at the club for two seasons but was recently considered surplus to requirements.

Ayew senior featured for Marseille in the early '90s.

Samm Audu, Goal.com