Andre Ayew draws Cooper’s praise after Boxing Day strike for Swansea City,
The Ghana attacker made one other good impression on the Jack Military boss after a scoring outing towards QPR
Swansea City boss Steve Cooper is filled with praise for attacking duo Andre Ayew and Jamal Lowe following Saturday’s 2-0 away win over Queens Park Rangers within the Championship.
The 2 gamers have been the scorers of the decisive match-winning targets because the Jack Military claimed all three factors within the match day 21 fixture at London’s Kiyan Prince Basis Stadium.
The win has despatched Swansea to second on the league desk.
“They [Ayew and Lowe] are the boys enjoying up entrance they usually have performed nicely all season,” mentioned Cooper, as reported by his membership’s official web site.
“However, in that place, you’ll at all times get judged on the targets and assists you get, which is truthful sufficient.
“They’re scoring, Andre advised me he was due a objective, whereas Jamal has scored fairly a number of just lately. They know the duty they’ve, and hopefully they will hold it going.
“It was vital for Jamal to attain in consecutive video games, it was a superb objective and that’s what Jamal does, working in behind and getting in on the goalkeeper.
“He made it look simpler than what it was with the defender protecting and him working at full velocity. It was an ideal go from Matt Grimes too.”
A minute to half-time, former Olympique Marseille winger Ayew put Swansea within the lead, heading in a rebound after a looping Jake Bidwell header got here off the submit.
Lowe doubled the Jack Military’s tally within the 54th minute, racing on objective to shoot previous QPR shot-stopper Seny Dieng on a Matt Grimes help.
Ayew has to date registered eight targets in 20 Championship appearances this season, cementing his place because the talisman at Liberty Stadium.
His objective haul locations him because the membership’s high scorer to date this time period, the identical state of affairs wherein he completed final season the place he netted 16 targets in 45 outings to encourage the Welsh outfit to the Championship play-off semi-final.
The 31-year-old, who just lately received his membership’s Objective of the Month of November award, will hope to proceed his exploits when Swansea host Studying of their subsequent recreation on Wednesday.