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    Full title reads: "CUP THRILLS ARE BACK!"

    Walthamstow, London.

    Start of the football match between Walthamstow Avenue and Oldham Athletic in the second round of the FA (Football Association) Cup. Long shot, kick-off. Ball out to Oldham's left wing. Oldham and Walthamstow players in tussle for ball. Oldham player wins and kicks up-field. Ball dropping down. Oldham centre half beats Walthamstow centre forward in the air. Ball to Walthamstow inside forward who passes forward. Lewis of Walthamstow running with ball. He shoots to score Walthamstow's first goal, pan to fellow players congratulating him. Crowd cheering. Oldham taking corner. Ball headed towards goal. Back clears in front of goalkeeper. Ball goes up-field. Oldham defender heads ball down to Walthamstow player. He is tackled by Oldham player who is kicked in head and walks away rubbing head. Oldham player collects ball and passes up-field to Oldham player who equalises. Pan to Oldham players congratulating. Crowd applauding. Walthamstow player collects, beats Oldham defender, runs to goal line and centres. Walthamstow's equalising goal. Final score 2-2. The teams have to wait replay.

    Lancaster Gate, London.

    The draw for the FA Cup, third round, at the Football Associations Headquarters. Long shot, FA (Football Association) Council preparing to draw. Close up shot, pan along the portraits of past President of the FA on the wall. Bag being shaken. Close up shot of a bag. Draw commences, first number pulled - 'Birmingham City will play Leicester City' called out. Close up shot of a reporter. Long shot, calling out 'Newcastle will Bradford'. Close up shot of reporter. Long shot, calling out 'Walthamstow Avenue or Oldham Athletic will play Cardiff'. Close up shot of reporter's hands writing notes. 'Arsenal will play Tottenham Hotspur' called out. Close up shot of ball placed into holder. Long shot of the draw in progress.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:14:00 / 01:21:17:00
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  • Appears in...

    Sport & Leisure
    1930s Walthamstow Avenue Select FA Cup footage 1966 Blakeway
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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