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    Goodison Park, Liverpool.

    GV teams lined up at start. SV England in white shirts kick off. GV crowd. SV Hassall running with ball - Blanchflower of Ireland in close attendance. Hassall shoots. Goal keeper Smyth dives, but ball goes underneath his body into net. (England 1-0). STV crowd applauding. LV Lockhart running with ball, he passes to Simpson who sweeps a first time pass to McMorran, who is left with a clear path to goal. SV McMorran racing towards goal, he shoots as Eckersley tackles him, but his shot is straight at Merrick. SV crowd.

    HALF-TIME 1-0. LV Ireland attack down the right wing. SV McMorran leaping to head Ireland's first goal, Merrick dives, pushes ball onto post and it trickles into net, pan to applauding Irish players. Top view, crowd cheering. SV Lofthouse who has been injured scoring an offside goal with his head. SV Crowd. SV Lofthouse jumping to head a high cross from Mullen, scores, but he holds head after colliding with Dickson and starts to sink to the ground, as players call on trainer. GV Crowd applauding. SV Lofthouse being assisted off by ambulance men, head covered by ambulance man's coat. SV shortly after, Smyth is also carried off on stretcher. LV Ireland attacking. Merrick saves, and clears. Football match has finished with England winning by 3 goals to 1.

    (Lav.) (Orig.F.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/11/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    28985
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    128.01
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:16:00 / 01:02:08:00
    Canister:
    53/88
    Sort Number:
    53/088
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    NI Football Of interest to dad 1950-1959 Football 1958 clackity - order Liverpool - Aerial Shots Irish Football England Ireland England Ireland Football Goal Celebrations
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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