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    Item title reads - Villa v. Wolves. Semi-final.

    Hawthorns (West Bromwich Albion football ground), Midlands.

    L/S as Aston Villa football team captain Saward tosses the coin, Wolverhampton Wanderers captain Slater wins the toss. M/S crowd cheering. M/S just after the kick off with Villa carrying the attack to the Wolves' half, the ball comes over and Stewart of Wolves clears it away. Various shots as Wolves start an attack. Mason passes the ball out to the right wing. C/U man in bowler hat cheering. M/S Wolves nearing the Villa goal, Peter Broadbent with the passes ball to left wing. M/S as Deeley of Wolves has a shot at goal but goalkeeper Nigel Sims saves it. L/S Wolves coming back on the attack. M/S of Flowers with the ball, he passes it to the right wing who shoots it towards the goal. C/U boys cheering.

    L/S Villa goalie Sims punching the ball out, it goes to Deeley of Wolves who shoots scoring goal. M/S players congratulating each other. M/S crowds cheering at half time. Villa attempt to take the ball out of their half but lose it to Wolves. M/S Mannion of Wolves coming in on the right, he has a shot at goal but it is deflected by Dugdale of Villa. L/S Wolves still with the ball, Mannion takes it down towards the Villa goal, he passes it on and another Wolves player has a shot at goal, L/S Sims diving to the left, the ball goes past the post.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:16:00 / 01:01:21:00
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    Wolves Museum
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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