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    Molineux Ground, Wolverhampton.

    SV. Teams coming out onto field at the Molineux Ground, Wolverhampton. Side view, mass crowds. GV. Wolves (Wolverhampton Wanderers) kick off in dark shorts. Honved, Hungarian Champion team, dressed in white with stripes on jersey. Ball goes to the right wing, with Wolves attacking. SV. Johnny Hancocks with ball. He shoots and goal keeper Farago runs out to punch clear, but ball quickly goes to Leslie Smith No 11, who shoots but ball just goes past post. SV. Crowd applauding. SV. Ferenc (Ferentz) Machos No 9, centres to goal area, but Williams runs out to kick ball clear from oncoming Hungarian. Shorthouse No 3, collects and dribbles round to shoot up-field. LV. Play in midfield. Ball is passed to Laszlo Budai No 7, who races down right wing chased by Ron Flowers. SV. Budai shoots to centre, but ball hits Flower's hand immediately giving free-kick to Hungary. SV. Crowd. SV. Ferenc (Ferentz) Puskas taking free-kick. Ball goes straight to Sandor Kocsis to head ball in the net. Honved 1 - Wolves 0. SV. Crowd, not looking very happy. SV. Play in midfield. Flowers receives ball to kick up-field, but ball goes out to Hungarian who passes to Budai. Budai passes to team-mate who quickly passes ball back again to Budai who receives. He goes to pass down field but ball is deflected from Shorthouse, then goes to Swinbourne, Wolves attack. SV. Swinbourne running with ball. He shoots but goal keeper Farago rushes out to kick ball. Ball goes over back of net. SV. Crowd. SV. Hungarians attacking. Kocsis receives ball and quickly passes to centre forward Machos who races down chased by Billy Wright, but Machos shoots, ball in net. Honved 2- Wolves 0. SV. Hungarians congratulating. SV. Crowd. SV. Budai running down right-wing to collect ball and shoots to centre. His team-mate heads ball for Williams to punch out but quickly Hungarians have another crack at goal, for Williams to punch clear. TV. Crowd. SV. Hungarians kick-off, but ball goes out to Wolves left-wing for them to attack, pan as Wolves attack down left wing. SV. Smith shoots from wing, but ball just goes past post as goalie dives to save. SV. Crowd applauding .

    LV. Play in midfield with Stuart kicking down from centre of field. SV. Kovacs running Hancocks off the ball in the penalty area, giving an indirect kick for obstruction. SV. Crowd applauding. SV. Hancocks kicking penalty after 49 minutes, ball in net. SV. Mass crowd cheering. Honved 2 - Wolves 1. SV. Wolves attacking, ball received by Broadbent who shoots over to left wing. LV. Wilshaw No 10, receives ball and centres to Swinbourne who heads it into net. Honved 2 - Wolves 2. LV. & SV. Mass crowd cheering. LV. Smith racing down left wing to give a perfect pass to Swinbourne who races in to shoot ball in net, pan as mass crowds cheer. Honved 2 - Wolves 3. SV. Pan, Wolves congratulating each other.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene K.)

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:30:00 / 01:07:09:00
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    Wolves Museum Early European football Wolves - Champions of the World
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