Soccer Arrives - Derby County Surprise Manchester… 1948

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    Full title reads: "SOCCER ARRIVES - DERBY COUNTY SURPRISE MANCHESTER U."

    Maine Road, Manchester, Lancashire.

    Close up shot of a girl with programme. Long shot of a queue. Several boys squeezing into turnstile. Close up shot of programme seller holding umbrella. Panning long shot along massed crowd at the stadium. Start of the football match between Derby County and Manchester United. Tossing up. Close up shot of a woman spectator looking on. Manchester kicking off. Manchester attacking, ball out to left wing. Close up shot of Charlie Mitten receiving ball, he centres. Around Derby goal, scramble and goalkeeper saves. He throws ball up-field. Close up shot of excited man in audience. Derby attack, Reg Harrison centres ball. Manchester goalkeeper saves and kicks out. Mitten loses ball to Derby defender and kicks ball up-field. Ball going out to Derby player who centres to Billy Steel. Steel loses the ball. Crowd watching. Close up shot of a boy cheering team.

    Kick-off at start of second half. Broom in tussle with John Carey. Beats him and runs in. Derby's first goal is seen. Crowd cheering. Close up shot of disappointed boy. Manchester attacking. Rowley shoots. Goalkeeper saves. Close up shot of a boy falling forward in seat in gesture of defeat. C Mitten takes corner. Manchester and Derby players tussle for ball. Close up shot of Morris as he slides in dirt and tries to slide ball in goal. Close up shot of a man in audience watching. Scrimmage round Derby goal. Derby break away. Ball out to Frank Broom. Ball to Thompson and through to Broom again. Close up shot of Derby County's second goal. Crowd applauding. Close up shot of despondent boy. Close up shot of hand bell in man's lap. Morris slides past Steel. Delaney centres. Stan Pearson heads ball into net. Close up shot of supporters cheering. Final score - Derby County 2, Manchester United 1.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/08/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    46823
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1436.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:02:00 / 01:17:14:00
    Canister:
    48/69
    Sort Number:
    48/069
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