Summary

  • Okocha in Ghana to promote the Bundesliga.
  • Legends Tour saw him begin in Nigeria.
  • Visited the academy of International Allies FC.

Eintracht Frankfurt legend Jay-Jay Okocha's visit to Ghana continued on Monday, when he visited the academy of International Allies FC as part of the official Bundesliga Legends Tour to promote the league in Africa.

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Okocha was welcomed by a delegation of the Ghanaian Football Association and Kwesi Nyantakyi, the organisation's president, as he arrived at the academy, which has produced several Ghanian internationals. Afterwards the 43-year-old conducted a press conference at which he shared some of his experiences of the Bundesliga with over 50 media representatives from television, internet and radio.

Okocha with former Bundesliga players Ibrahima Tanko (l.) and Charles Akonnor.

Also in attendance at the press conference were former Bundesliga players Ibrahima Tanko and Charles Akonnor, the latter of whom joined him as a live studio guest in the Star Times television studio for FC Bayern München's 1-0 win at SV Darmstadt 98 on Sunday.

In Nigeria, while visiting another academy, Okocha took part in a recreation of his famous goal for Frankfurt against Karlsruhe SC in 1992, when he tied the defence up in knots before finishing past Oliver Kahn.

Click here to recap Okocha's visit to a Nigerian academy.