The son of a Ghanaian football legend could be leaving the Stade Velodrome for the Emirates.
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Olympique Marseille winger Andre Ayew is on the verge of moving to Arsenal at the end of the season.
The deal could spark the end of Andrey Arshavin’s time in North London after the Russian has grown frustrated by a lack of first-team opportunities.
Ayew, son of Ghanaian football legend Abedi Pele, has impressed for the Ligue 1 club this season after spending the last few years on-loan.
The 21-year-old had been on the radar of Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger for some time, and the Frenchman is certain now is the time to sign his man.
The Ghana international is likely to start in tonight’s Champions League game against Manchester United with the tie delicately poised at 0-0.
He could also play in the international friendly against England at Wembley on March 29.