Injured West Ham midfielder Andre Dede Ayew is hopeful of a return to the pitch sooner than later.
The 26 year old got injured in his debut game for English Premier League outfit West Ham and has been out since August.
Earlier reports ruled him out of the 2017 AFCON but the deputy Black Stars skipper believes he will return to the pitch sooner than later
“I’m very hopeful of a return soon. I don’t know when I will be fit but am certain that I will be back sooner than later”. An optimistic Dede told reporters in Tamale.
Dede is currently in Ghana to support his colleague Black Stars players who will play against Uganda on Friday at Tamale Sports Stadium