A former Black Stars player, Emmanuel Oblitey, has died.

He died on Sunday, March 19, 2023, at the Joy Specialist Medical Clinic in Accra.

He was 69.

Oblitey was a member of the Africa Cup of Nations winning squad in 1963.

He played in the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo.


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Oblitey played for Great Olympics, Real Republicans and was part of the Black Stars team that toured Europe in 1961.