Asante Kotoko of Ghana beat Englebert of Kinshasa by 2 goals to 1 in the final of the Africa Cup at the Tata Raphael Stadium in Kinshasa on Sunday, 24th January 1971.
ROLL 1 (Principal namera) 132 feet (40 Metres) shot from elevated position
The start of the match (3.30 p.m.)
Kotoko team play left
Kick-off by Kalala of Englebert
Play scenes; play around the Englebert goalmouth; play around the Kotoko goalmouth.
Equaliser scored by Brintch of Englebert in 35th minute (spectator's back gets in front of camera)
1:1 at half-time
Osmanu of Kotoko in action (No. 11). He slices the ball and dribbles it past a defender
Kotoko goalkeeper anxiously waits for the ball
Other play scenes
End of match. Kotoko have won
ROLL 2 (Second camera) on the ground
Arrival of dignitaries for start of match
The presentation of the two teams
Various play scenes during the match
Various play scenes and the end of the match
Editor:- We apologise for this poor coverage received from Kinshasa, but hope that you will be able to make some use of it.
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Background: Asante Kotoko of Ghana beat Englebert of Kinshasa by 2 goals to 1 in the final of the Africa Cup at the Tata Raphael Stadium in Kinshasa on Sunday, 24th January 1971.
President Mobutu was among the spectators at the match.
Englebert (Kinshasa, Congo-K): Kazadi, Ngoie, Mukombo, Mukendi, Katumba, Bwanga, Mbuyi, Saidi, Kalonzo, Kalala, Brintch.
Asante Kotoko (Kumasi, Ghana); Ben Kusi, Oliver, Adame, Brenya, Sunday, Bulley, Yaw San, Malik, Osmanu Subs: Abukane, Assumy, Boby, Essuman, Mohamed