A Ghanaian Liverpool fan died on Thursday while celebrating Liverpool’s fourth 4th goal against FC Barcelona in the UEFA Champions League semifinal clash that saw Liverpool demolish the la Liga champions.
According to local media reports by Ghanaweb.com, Hebert Danso Atiko, a final year engineering student of the Akwatia Technical School fell to the ground unconsciously after the English side scored the fourth goal in a stunning comeback to eliminate Barcelona from the Champion League.
The Administrator of the Institute, Michael Okyere in an interview on Kasapa FM said the deceased’s friends around are said to have poured water on him hoping to resuscitate him, but he did not gain consciousness hence rushed him to the St. Dominic’s Hospital.
The fourth-year student, who was reportedly writing his final exams, was pronounced dead at the St. Dominic’s Hospital in Akwatia shortly after arrival.
Tottenham and Liverpool completed incredible comebacks in their respective matches to book their spots in the Champions League final on June 2nd.
Liverpool completed an unbelievable comeback from 3-0 down after the first leg to beat Barcelona 4-0 and reach the Champions League final.