The Gold Coast national team played against British and Irish amateur teams. They played barefoot (without boots). Charles Kumi Gyamfi was reportedly the top-scorer on the tour, scoring 11 out of the team's 25 goals. 14- 8 Belfast IFA Amateur XI 5-2 Gold Coast 16- 8 Belfast Cliftonville F&AC 5-2 Gold Coast 22- 8 Dublin FAI Amateur XI 4-3 Gold Coast 27- 8 Newport Lovells Athletic FC 5-3 Gold Coast 29- 8 Romford Romford FC 2-1 Gold Coast 1- 9 Dulwich Isthmian League XI 10-1 Gold Coast 4- 9 Walthamstow Walthamstow Avenue FC 3-1 Gold Coast 6- 9 Bromley Athenian League XI 4-5 Gold Coast 8- 9 Barnet Barnet FC 3-4 Gold Coast 12- 9 Crosby Marine AFC 6-3 Gold Coast
Sources: The Times, The (Manchester) Guardian, FAI Yearbook & Diary 1996, http://www.modernghana.com/sports/117525/2/profile-of-ck-gyamfi.html
Thanks: Mark Cruickshank, Perry Menexis
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