Star Item
  • Description

    Full title reads: "France Nearly Beat England".

    Highbury, London. France and England draw 2-2 in International football match.

    GV Packed stand. LV England kick off. MV England attack and Medley tries long range shot. SV Rene Vignal makes acrobatic save and clears up field. SV Crowd. MV England first goal Tom Finney dribbles, passes forward. Abd-El-Kader Firoud back passes and Vignal tries to save but the ball goes over the line. SV Crowd. MV H Hassall fails with only goalie to beat. SV Jackie Milburn consoles Hassall. SV France's first goal. Ball bobs around. Andre Doye hooks first time, into net. Players applaud. SV Crowd. SV French second goal - Rene Alpsteg shoots from narrow angle to beat Bert Williams. MV England kick off. SV Finney dribbles down wing passes to Wilf Mannion. Mannion first times to Hassall who narrowly misses open goal. SV Crowd. MV Midfield play. MV Lesley Medley shooting England number two. SV Crowd HALF TIME. SV French defending. MV France's last minute bid for victory. Grillon races through shoots. Williams dives. England defender kicks behind. SV Crowd. SV Players shaking hands.

    (Orig. Neg.) (Title Scene A)

    Cataloguer's Note: Billy Wright was also in the England team - MD.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/10/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    48114
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1473.19
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:46:00 / 01:41:23:00
    Canister:
    51/81
    Sort Number:
    51/081
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    France England France England Newcastle United FC
  • Stills

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

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment