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    Rangers beat Sparta.

    Highbury, London.

    M/S two captains tossing the coin, Rangers win. M/S of the crowd. Sparta kick off and Fitzgerald rolls the ball to Crossan who passes back to Verhoeven, he kicks it up field. Various shots of the match. Verhoeven heads the ball and scores Sparta's first goal. M/S crowd cheering. Various shots of match, Scott has the ball, C/U two boys watching. Scott takes corner, Millar heads it but Van Dijk save it. Various shots of match in progress, Niven has ball. C/U two men in crowd. Wilson takes free kick, Baird kicks it and scores. Rangers players congratulate each other and the crowd cheer.

    Score 1 - 1. Various shots of second half in progress, a Rangers man kicks towards Sparta half, M/S high ball on the Sparta goal area, it is headed out and goes to a Rangers man who shoots and Van Dijk saves. M/S crowd. Various shots of Rangers attacking. Various shots of the match, Van Der Lee clears. M/S crowd. M/S as Baird takes free kick, it soars towards Sparta goal. Wilson runs in and heads it, it goes over the bar. C/U man looking despairing. M/S Sparta attacking the ball, it is put out to Van Ede, he centres and Niven parries it onto the bar, the ball bounces off to Van Ede who tries to shoot, it bounces off again out of danger. C/U two women. M/S Rangers in possession of ball, it goes down the middle. M/S Millar chasing it, Van de Lee kicks and the ball rolls past Van Dijk for Rangers third goal. M/S crowd cheering. M/S Sparta attacking, ball is passed to Van Ede. M/S Van Ede going through the middle with ball, he is sandwiched by Little and Davis inside the penalty area, referee Leafe points to spot. C/U small boy. M/S Bosselaar running in to take kick, he does so and puts it in the net making it 3-2. M/S crowd cheering. Various shots as they run onto the pitch at the end of the match. Final score Rangers 3 - Sparta 2.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:55:00 / 01:27:48:00
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    Rangers Documentary
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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