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    Roker Park, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear.

    Start of the F.A. (Football Association) Cup 6th round match between Wolverhampton Wanderers (Wolves) and Sunderland. GV. Sunderland kick-off (in striped shirts). GV. Crowd. SV. Wolves attacking. Play in Sunderland goal area. Ball crossed to unmarked Leslie Smith. His first time shot from close past post and hits referee Arthur Ellis who falls down. CU. People in crowd. SCU. Shorthouse, Wolves left back, off on stretcher after four minutes. LV. Wolves defending desperately. They survive an appeal for a penalty. Wilshaw doing good work in defence. CU. People in crowd. LV. Billy Elliott cuts in from wing, lets fly. Williams dives onto ball. Purdon, Sunderland centre forward, following up, trips over Williams. CU. People. CU. Sunderland neat approach work. LV. Ball crossed to Fleming who is clearly in offside position. Ball past advancing Williams, goal disallowed for offside. LV. Crowd. Half time score 0-0. SV. Sunderland still on attack. Aitken lobs ball towards goal. SV. Williams leaps to punch clear. SV. Sunderland forward firing a shot. SV. Williams tipping ball behind. SV. Crowd. SV. Sunderland goal. Purdon receives, shoots, pan with ball into net. GV. Crowd cheer. LV. Wolves fight back. Fraser, Sunderland's goalkeeper, has little trouble in cutting off a high centre, clears. SV. Sunderland attack. Pan to Williams watching action. SV. Purdon shoots and scores, pan to crowd. SV. Teams congratulate at the end of game. Final score Sunderland 2, Wolves 0.


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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
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    01:07:39:00 / 01:10:05:00
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    Sport & Leisure
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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