The skipper of the Black Stars of Ghana, Andre Dede Ayew has added his voice to the spread of the deadly Coronavirus that is plaguing the world.
In a message, he shared on his Instagram page, he advised all to take the preventive measures seriously and remain safe.
His statement reads:
As the world takes decisive steps to combat the spread of the deadly Coronavirus which is wreaking havoc to families, communities, and nations. I want to urge you all to adhere to strictly to all the preventive advice to help stay healthy and also help curb the spread of the pandemic.
To fellow footballers, sports personalities, fans and families who have been affected, I wish to share my sympathies and I pray to Allah to comfort you and grant you healing mercies.
To the frontline health workers who are working around the clock all over the world to assist those affected, keep doing your best for humanity.
We love our game, we love our sport and we love our fans. But there is more to life than the beautiful game. So let us all continue to adhere to the safety protocols to be safe.
Together, we will win this difficult match.