Watching the game from a cultural capital like New York City presents an unique opportunity to experience global rivalries and passion up close. Some fans, however, have been left feeling divided, especially when the team they love goes up against the country of their origin.
Robert Asare-Akoto, a New Yorker and lifelong soccer fan, moved from Ghana to New York City seven years ago. He joins The Takeaway to discuss how he's gearing up for Monday night's rivalry.
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