• Short Summary

    Queen's Park Rangers teat Birmingham City by too goals to nil at their west London ground on Saturday (January 26).

  • Description

    Queen's Park Rangers teat Birmingham City by too goals to nil at their west London ground on Saturday (January 26). This victory takes them through to the fifth round of the Football Association (FA) Cup competition.

    The Cup competition often produces some surprise results, but one this occasion Queen's Park Rangers -- near the top of the first division -- maintained their League ferm by easily disposing of Birmingham, who are near the bottom of the division.

    Queen's Park Rangers, wearing striped shirts and playing from right to left, scored first in the sighth minutes. Bowles dribbled past three defenders and sent over a cross that has headed by Leach. Although Birmingham did their share of attacking and there were some exciting incidents, there was no further score until the 27th minute Queen's Park Rangers scored again. From a free-kick Givens headed the ball hard and very fast through the goal-keeper's fingers into the corner of the net.

    Throughout the match, Queen's Park Rangers lived up to their reputation off being the most successful in London.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2VRQDAJ8F2CE2V74X90GDJZUU
    Media URN:
    VLVA2VRQDAJ8F2CE2V74X90GDJZUU
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/01/1974
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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