Andre Ayew made up for his penalty miss by netting a late winner in Swansea’s 1-0 victory over Brentford in the first leg of their Championship play-off semi-final tie.
David Raya had thwarted the Ghana forward from the spot in the 64th minute after Liverpool loanee Rhian Brewster was fouled by Pontus Jansson.
However, the game turned on its head when Brentford left-back Rico Henry was shown a straight red card for a late tackle on Connor Roberts just a minute after Raya’s heroics.
Swansea made use of their man advantage when Ayew smashed the ball into the top corner with nine minutes remaining.
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