• Short Summary

    ENGLAND BEAT NORTHERN IRELAND 3 GOALS TO ONE AT WEMBLEY STADIUM IN LONDON ON TUESDAY (21 APRIL).

  • Description

    ENGLAND BEAT NORTHERN IRELAND 3 GOALS TO ONE AT WEMBLEY STADIUM IN LONDON ON TUESDAY (21 APRIL).

    FORWARD BOBBY CHARLTON WAS PLAYING HIS ONE HUNDREDTH GAME FOR THE ENGLAND SOCCER TEAM AND LEAD THE SIDE ONTO THE FIELD AS CAPTAIN FOR THE DAY, TO A HUGE OVATION FROM THE CROWD OF 100,000.

    DESPITE RAINY CONDITIONS THE GAME WAS FAST AND OPEN WITH THE FIRST SCORE COMING AFTER CHARLTON TOOK A CORNER FOR ENGLAND IN THE SIXTH MINUTE AND MARTIN PETERS HEADED A GOAL.

    GEORGE BEST EQUALISED FOR IRELAND AFTER FIVE MINUTES IN THE SECOND HALF.

    HURST PUT ENGLAND INTO THE LEAD AGAIN WITH A HEADER IN THE 56TH MINUTE AND BOBBY CHARLTON DELIGHTED THE CROWD BY KICKING ENGLAND'S THIRD GOAL IN THE 79TH MINUTE.

    THE GAME WAS PART OF THE UNITED KINGDOM HOME INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT.

    SYNOPSIS: BOBBY CHARLTON -- PLAYING HIS ONE HUNDREDTH GAME FOR THE ENGLAND SOCCER TEAM, LEADS THE SIDE ONTO THE FIELD AT WEMBLEY STADIUM IN LONDON ON MONDAY TUESDAY (21 APRIL).

    NORTHERN IRELAND KICKED OFF IN DARK SHIRTS BEFORE A CROWD OF ONE HUNDRED THOUSAND.

    ENGLAND ATTACKS BUT THE BALL 10 CLEARED FOR A CORNER.

    BOBBY CHARLTON TAKES THE CORNER AND MARTIN PETERS HEADS THE BALL TO PUT ENGLAND IN THE LEAD IN THE SIXTH MINUTE.

    THE SECOND HALF AND ENGLAND KICKS OFF ... AND QUICKLY GOES ON THE ATTACK. DESPITE RAINY CONDITIONS THE PLAY WAS FAST AND OPEN....
    CHARLTON MISSES A KICK AT GOAL...

    GEORGE BEST TAKES ADVANTAGE OF AN IRELAND ATTACK TO EQUALISE FIVE MINUTES INTO THE SECOND HALF.

    NORTHERN IRELAND ATTACKS AGAIN BUT FAIL TO SCORE....
    ENGLAND'S SECOND GOAL CAME IN THE 56TH MINUTE FROM HURST....
    ANOTHER ENGLAND ATTACK JUST FAILS TO PRODUCE A GOAL
    GEORGE BEST TRIES TO PUT NORTHERN IRELAND BACK INTO THE GAME...

    AND THEN BOBBY CHARLTON SCORES... TO THE DELIGHT OF THE HUGE CROWD. THE FINAL SCORES -- THREE ONE TO ENGLAND.

    THE GAME WAS PART OF THE UNITED KINGDOM HOME INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3FU1ID4QFTGISX4C73I3HJLFR
    Media URN:
    VLVA3FU1ID4QFTGISX4C73I3HJLFR
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/04/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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