The great Kwame Nkrumah was not just a pan african and a politician but also a big fan of African football and sports.
The Spanish giants visited ghana for the first time to commentate a peaceful partnership between Ghanaian local football and that of the Spanish la liga we know today.
The tough match which was played by one of the Ghana blackstars’s best squad ended in a tie after what most saw as a very interesting game.
The match ended in a 3-3 draw with both teams playing their hearts out in a bid to amaze and impress their respective countries.
After the match the then president of the Real Madrid football club who was in the person of Santiago who is now named after their stadium.
He gave Kwame Nkrumah a badge on the breast pocket of his suit to signify a good friendly relationship between the two countries.
Please tap on the follow button above for more historical facts and articles and do well to share to your friends and family thanks.
Content created and supplied by: Newspapers (via Opera News )
Opera News is a free to use platform and the views and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not represent, reflect or express the views of Opera News. Any/all written content and images displayed are provided by the blogger/author, appear herein as submitted by the blogger/author and are unedited by Opera News. Opera News does not consent to nor does it condone the posting of any content that violates the rights (including the copyrights) of any third party, nor content that may malign, inter alia, any religion, ethnic group, organization, gender, company, or individual. Opera News furthermore does not condone the use of our platform for the purposes encouraging/endorsing hate speech, violation of human rights and/or utterances of a defamatory nature. If the content contained herein violates any of your rights, including those of copyright, and/or violates any the above mentioned factors, you are requested to immediately notify us using via the following email address operanews-external(at)opera.com and/or report the article using the available reporting functionality built into our Platform