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    Lisbon, Portugal.

    Start of the international football match between Manchester United and Benfica in Lisbon, Portugal. GV. Benfica kick off, Eusebio dribbles with the ball. GV. Manchester defenders as the ball is centred and headed by Benfica player towards goal. Ball goes past post. SV. Denis Law running with the ball. SV. United player is brought down. GV. United player takes kick, George Best heads the ball and ball goes into net. 1-0 for Manchester United. GV. Crowd cheering. GV. Benfica in possession. SV. Benfica player centres the ball. GV. As the ball drops, Benfica players fails to control it and Best intercepts with his head and moves up field. GV. Best running with the ball, he shoots, ball goes in net. Manchester United 2, Benfica 0. GV Crowd cheering. GV. Charlton with ball in mid field, he passes up field. SV. David Herd taps the ball onto Connelly who shoots, ball in net. Manchester United 3, Benfica 0. GV. Crowd cheer at half time. GV. United kick off for second half and start an attack. LV. Herd runs onto the ball, crosses it, but goal keeper dives and saves. LV. Benfica attack. GV. As forward kicks the ball high towards goal. LV. Seamus Brennan puts the ball into his own net. Manchester United 3, Benfica 1. LV. Crowd cheering. LV. Benfica attack but United defence holds. LV. Benfica outside left takes a shot, ball just goes over bar. LV. Charlton passes ball up field. GV. McRerand runs onto ball and pushes it past goalkeeper for United's fourth goal. GV. United attack. GV. The ball goes to Charlton who beats defender, dribbles around goalkeeper and puts it in net for United's fifth goal. GV. Crowd run onto pitch at full time. Final score - Manchester United 5, Benfica 1.

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    British Pathé
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    01:12:25:00 / 01:14:13:00
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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