Ghanaian professional footballer who plays as a defensive midfielder for Spanish side, Atletico Madrid, Thomas Teye Partey often simply known as Partey Thomas met with Cape Coast pitch invader & surprised him.
Awal Suleman met with Partey before the midfielder departed the country for club duties in Spain. Partey gifted Suleman a signed Black Stars jersey and some undisclosed amount of money.
The football-loving fan invaded the pitch during the Ghana Black Stars game against South Africa two days behind in the 74th minute of the match.
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Seconds after finding himself on the pitch, he was arrested and put behind bars in a race that caused some of the nation’s security men to be falling helter-skelter.
Meanwhile, the new star has disclosed his passion to play soccer.
He told Asempa FM;
“I am not only a 400 meters runner, but I also play football. I am a midfielder and I play for London Rovers, a second division club here in Cape Coast
“I am a very good athlete and I play football too but you know, after Senior High School if you do not get help to pursue [your dream career] all become waste. Now I am combining football with my nursing job and will like to be a professional footballer,” he added.
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