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André Ayew strikes from spot again as Swansea hold on for draw at Blackburn

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André Ayew scored a penalty for the fourth game in a row but Swansea missed a chance to move into the Championship automatic promotion places as they were held to a 1-1 draw at Blackburn.

Ayew’s previous two spot-kicks earned last-gasp wins over Middlesbrough and Stoke, but here his 41st-minute penalty cancelled out Bradley Dack’s opener on a night when they were second best for long spells. The point was enough to move Swansea level with second-placed Watford, still with a game in hand on the Hornets, on a night when mid-table Blackburn created a string of chances to wrap up victory.

Continue reading…André Ayew scored a penalty for the fourth game in a row but Swansea missed a chance to move into the Championship automatic promotion places as they were held to a 1-1 draw at Blackburn.Ayew’s previous two spot-kicks earned last-gasp wins over Middlesbrough and Stoke, but here his 41st-minute penalty cancelled out Bradley Dack’s opener on a night when they were second best for long spells. The point was enough to move Swansea level with second-placed Watford, still with a game in hand on the Hornets, on a night when mid-table Blackburn created a string of chances to wrap up victory. Continue reading…