Ghana captain Andre Ayew is now a free agent after leaving Al-Sadd SC two days prior to the end of the winter transfer window.
The 33-year-old forward and the Qatari champions mutually agreed to terminate his contract five months early.
“Al-Sadd SC has reached an agreement with Andre Ayew to terminate his contract with the club by mutual consent,” a post via the club’s official Twitter handle Sunday read.
OFFICIAL: Al-Sadd SC has reached an agreement with Andre Ayew to terminate his contract with the club by mutual consent
— 🏆 #77 Al Sadd SC | نادي السد (@AlsaddSC) January 29, 2023
Andre joined Al-Sadd from English Championship side Swansea City in July 2021 on a two-year deal.
Combining 38 appearances, he scored 22 goals and provided 3 assists during his stay.
Andre Ayew has, in recent days, been linked to rivals Al-Rayyan as his possible destination.
THE @AlsaddSC RUMOUR MILL
Nabil Fekir (IN) <— Real Betis
Andre Ayew (OUT) –> Al-Rayyan
— Qatar Football Live (@QFootLive) January 27, 2023
Earlier in the month, his boyhood club Olympique Marseille were also rumoured to be considering the idea of bringing him back to Europe.