• Short Summary

    ISRAEL BEAT MALAYSIA NINE GOALS TO NIL IN THE SEMI-FINALS OF THE ASIAN YOUTH FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT.

  • Description

    ISRAEL BEAT MALAYSIA NINE GOALS TO NIL IN THE SEMI-FINALS OF THE ASIAN YOUTH FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT. THE GAME WAS PLAYED AT MITSUZAWA, 22 MILES WEST OF TOKYO ON MONDAY (3 MAY) AND WAS WATCHED BY THE MALAYSIAN PRIME MINISTER, TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN. THE TUNKU IS PRESIDENT AND FOUNDER OF THE COMPETITION.

    ISRAEL, UNDEFEATED SO FAR, DOMINATED THE MALAYSIANS WHOSE SLIGHTLY BUILT PLAYERS WERE HANDICAPPED ON THE SLIPPERY PLAYING SURFACE. ISRAEL OPENED THE SCORE AFTER SIX MINUTES OF PLAY. THE FIRST HALF SCORE WAS 4-NIL. IN A ONE-SIDE SECOND HALF, ISRAEL WENT ON TO SCORE FIVE MORE GOALS.

    MALAYSIA'S MOST DANGEROUS RAIDER WAS INSIDE-LEFT MUSTAFA MYDIN WHO WAS ROBBED JUST IN TIME ON THREE OCCASIONS BY THE ISRAELI DEFENDERS.

    (ISRAEL AND BURMA, THE REIGNING TITLE HOLDERS, MET TODAY (WEDNESDAY)IN THE FINAL. ISRAEL SWEPT TO A 5-0 VICTORY TO WIN THE CHAMPIONSHIP OUTRIGHT FOR THE FIRST TIME. ISRAEL AND BURMA TIED FOR LAST YEAR'S TITLE IN SAIGON LAST YEAR, BUT POWERFUL ISRAELIS MADE NO MISTAKE THIS TIME AFTER LEADING ONE-NIL AT HALFTIME. A CROWD OF NEARLY 16,000 WATCHED THE GAME AT THE KOMAZAWA STADIUM. MALAYSIA'S PRIME MINISTER, TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN, PRESENTED THE RAHMAN CUP TO ISRAEL.)

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1Z0W2T2MXSXNHZWTMMAQL4JB1
    Media URN:
    VLVA1Z0W2T2MXSXNHZWTMMAQL4JB1
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/05/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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