• Short Summary

    THE CONGOLESE NATIONAL FOOTBALL TEAM, THE LEOPARDS, BEAT A VISITING NIGERIAN SIDE 1-0 ON SUNDAY.?

  • Description

    THE CONGOLESE NATIONAL FOOTBALL TEAM, THE LEOPARDS, BEAT A VISITING NIGERIAN SIDE 1-0 ON SUNDAY. THE GAME WAS PLAYED AS PART OF THE FOUR DAYS OF CELEBRATIONS OF THE FIRST ANNIVERSARY OF PRESIDENT JOSEPH MOBUTU'S GOVERNMENT IN CONGO-KINSHASA.

    BEFORE THE MATCH PRESIDENT MOBUTU AND HIS GUEST KING NTARE V OF BURUNDI DROVE IN AN OPEN CAR AROUND THE SPORTS STADIUM AND REVIEWED A GUARD OF HONOUR.

    THE LEOPARDS SCORED THE ONE GOAL IN THE FIRST HALF THROUGH A PASS FROM TEAM CAPTAIN KALALA TO DJENTE.

    THE NIGERIAN TEAM WERE PART OF THE 18-MAN NATIONAL FOOTBALL SQUAD MAKING A GOODWILL TOUR OF CONGO-KINSHASA. THE TOUR IS IN RETURN FOR THE ONE PAID BY THE CONGOLESE TEAM EARLIER THIS MONTH.

    THE CONGOLESE THEN PLAYED TWO MATCHES, LOSING 2-3 AGAINST THE NIGERIAN TEAM, AND DRAWING 1-1 WITH A WESTERN NIGERIAN SIDE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5L3EUUARXMUZNX4NPEWPVH5DN
    Media URN:
    VLVA5L3EUUARXMUZNX4NPEWPVH5DN
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/11/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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