• Short Summary

    A LARGE CROWD IN NAIROBI ON SATURDAY WATCHED BETWEEN KENYA AND GHANA. THE MATCH WAS?

  • Description

    A LARGE CROWD IN NAIROBI ON SATURDAY WATCHED BETWEEN KENYA AND GHANA. THE MATCH WAS PLAYED AS ONE OF THE HIGHLIGHTS IN A DAY OF CELEBRATIONS MARKING KENYA'S INDEPENDENCE DAY. THE VISITING GHANAIANS DOMINATED THE PLAY AND CAME OUT THE VICTORS BY 13 GOALS TO 2.

    KENYA SCORED FIRST. THEIR GOAL CAME IN THE THIRD MINUTE - AND DREW WARM APPLAUSE FROM THE CROWD. BUT THE GHANAIANS QUICKLY EQUALISED AND DREW AHEAD STEADILY. BY HALF-TIME THEY WERE LEADING BY 8 GOALS TO 1.

    IN THE SECOND HALF IT WAS KENYA THAT TOOK THE INITIATIVE AGAIN - AND SCORED AFTER ONLY A FEW MINUTES. BUT, DESPITE VIGOROUS PLAY, THE KENYANS PROVED NO MATCH FOR THE SKILFUL GHANAIANS. WHEN THE FINAL WHISTLE BLEW, GHANA HAD SCORED 13 GOALS TO KENYA'S 2.

    DOMINATING THE PLAY WERE GHANA'S INSIDE LEFT, BARRY, WHO HAD A PERSONAL TALLY OF 6 GOALS (FOUR IN THE FIRST HALF - TWO IN THE SECOND) AND GHANA'S OUTSIDE RIGHT KOFI, WHO SCORED FOUR GOALS. ODOI OF GHANA SCORED 2 AND THE REMAINING GHANA GOAL WAS SCORED BY JONES.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3NBP44TDVD4R19CKBAFFWEQN
    Media URN:
    VLVA3NBP44TDVD4R19CKBAFFWEQN
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/12/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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