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    Full title reads: "England's Second XI Shows First XI Class".

    Sheffield, Yorkshire. England 'B' beat Switzerland 5-0 in International football match.

    MV Teams running onto field. England in dark shirts. LV packed ground. MV Swiss team kick-off. General play. SV Man in crowd. MV Hans Hugi kicks ball to centre of field. L Scott intercepts, heads backwards to L Hughes, who collects and passes up-field. Billy Gray runs in to collect and centres. SV T Briggs chases ball but Walter Muller reaches it first though he stumbles, loses ball and recovers to kick out of play. SV man in crowd laughing. MV Frogatt in tussle with Gerhard Lusenti. Guerini, No 6, runs forward to collect by Gray charges him off and slips short pass to centre. SV Briggs receives but he knocks ball too far ahead. Muller rushes out to collect but Briggs falls over him. MV Crowd. MV Rene Bader, No 9, chases ball out to wing but Hughes intercepts and clears up-field. MV English half-back Billy Nicholson receives ball slips it across to Eddie Baily who volleys up-field. MV Gray shooting ball into net, which enters after hitting cross bar. MV Top shot crowd. MV Gray passes to Redfern Froggatt. He dribbles up-field, passes to Rickett on wing, who passes inside to Baily. SV Baily scoring England's 2nd goal. MV Packed ground for half-time. MV Baily collects ball, beats Adelreich Hotz, though challenged by another Swiss defender. He shoots. SV Muller dives for ball and Briggs falls over him but Rene Gyger clears as ball is about to roll into net. MV Bentley sends pass over to Walter Rickett, who heads England's goal No 3. SV Muller retrieves ball from back of net. MV Crowd. MV Baily dribbles forward, beats Willy Steffen, passes to R Bentley. MV Bentley's shot is deflected to Tommy Briggs, who shoots and scores 4th goal. MV Crowd. MV Frogatt receives ball and dribbles forward and shoots. SV Ball rolls into net and Muller hits ground with fist and walks to back of net.


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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:50:00 / 01:33:52:00
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    Sport & Leisure
    Switzerland Football England Switzerland England
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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