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    Old Trafford, Manchester, Lancashire.

    Start of the international football match between Manchester United and Willem II, a team from Holland. GV. Brooymans, the captain of Dutch team Willem II on left and Noel Cantwell, the Manchester captain at centre, for toss up, which Cantwell wins. SV. Crowd.

    GV. Willem in stripped shirts kick off from left to right. The ball is passed out to the left wing. SV. The ball coming in from the left, Harry Gregg saves and throws the ball out. GV. United player with the ball. He passes up field. GV. David Sadler with the ball. He pushes it forward. Phil Chisnall runs onto it, puts the ball across the goal, Bobby Charlton shoots and the ball just goes wide. SCU. Crowd.

    GV. United on the attack. Maurice Setters passes to a colleague. GV. Players scrambling for the ball. It rolls loose. Setters chases it, shoots and the ball goes into the net. GV. Crowd cheering. GV. Midfield play, the ball is kicked out to the United right wing. GV. United player with the ball. He puts it into the middle. Denis Law side foots it and goes into the net. SCU. Crowd cheering. GV. Willem attacking. The ball goes to Timmermans. GV. Timmermans controls the ball, turns and shoots and the ball goes just outside the post. CU. Crowd. SV. Pat Crerand with the ball, he passes to Charlton. Charlton passes to Law. GV. Law on his own shoots ball goes in net. GV. Crowd cheering.

    GV. Willem attacking. The ball is passed back to Gregg. GV. The ball goes past Gregg into the net. SCU. Crowd shouting. GV. David Sadler with the ball. He beats another footballer and shoots, Dijckmans saves. GV. Crowd at half time. GV. United kick off for second half. CU. Crowd. GV. United attacking. The ball is passed out to Ian Moir. Moir beats another footballer, shoots and the ball goes just over the bar. SCU. Crowd. GV. Willem attacking. Keresztes passes to Louer who shoots, Gregg blocks the shot and the ball is scrambled away. CU. Crowd.

    GV. United attacking. Tony Dunne with the ball. SV. Dunne centres, Charlton jumps and kicks the ball and the ball flashes into the net. GV. Crowd cheering. GV. The ball goes to Chisnall. GV. Chisnall running with the ball. Dijckmans comes out. Chisnall dribbles around him and kicks the ball into the net. GV. Crowd cheering.

    GV. United on the attack. he ball is kicked towards goal. SV. Dijckmans diving for the ball, it hits the post. The ball bounces out, Law runs on to it and back heels it into the net. GV. Crowd cheering. GV. United attacking. The ball is back heeled to Law, Law shoots and Dijckmans saves well. GV. Players walking off the field after match. Final score: Manchester United - 6, Willem II - 1.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/10/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    54880
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1776.27
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:49:00 / 01:43:13:00
    Canister:
    63/85
    Sort Number:
    63/085
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  • Stills

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

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