• Short Summary

    MBABANE, SWAZILAND

    European Football champions Liverpool beat the UEFA Cup holders Tottenham Hotspur 6-3 on aggregate to win the Sun International Challenge trophy.The second leg, played in Mbabane, Swaziland on June 9, ended with a 1-1 draw following Liverpool's 5-2 win six days previously.Spurs, who led 1-0 at half time, showed much more determination than in the first match.They took the lead in the 25th minute when Alan Brazil scored from a pass by Mark Falco.However, though Liverpool were without their skipper Graeme Souness, and Kenny Dalglish had flown home with a groin injury, they maintained a strangehold on the midfield.Tight Spurs defence limited their efforts and Steve Nicol was unable to equalise when he had a striker, Ian Rush, to bring his side level when he scored from a Mark Lawrenson cross in the 60th minute.

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    TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR (IN WHITE SHIRTS, BLUE SHORTS VERSUS LIVERPOOL (IN ALL RED STRIP):
    1. GV & SV Tottenham Hotspur attack down centre of field and Alan Brazil breaks away to score goal, players congratulate him (2 shots) 0.20
    2. GVs Liverpool take corner, Tottenham defender clears ball but Steve Nichol intercepts, shoots for goal and narrowly misses (2 shots) 0.34
    SECOND HALF:
    3. GV & SV Ball crossed into Tottenham penalty area where Ian Rush scores to equalise (2 shots) 0.59
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    SPORT: SOCCERNOTE TO EDITORS: THIS STORY HAS COMMENTARY BY AN SABC REPORTER WHICH MAY BE USED IF REQUIRED
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    Background: MBABANE, SWAZILAND

    European Football champions Liverpool beat the UEFA Cup holders Tottenham Hotspur 6-3 on aggregate to win the Sun International Challenge trophy.The second leg, played in Mbabane, Swaziland on June 9, ended with a 1-1 draw following Liverpool's 5-2 win six days previously.Spurs, who led 1-0 at half time, showed much more determination than in the first match.They took the lead in the 25th minute when Alan Brazil scored from a pass by Mark Falco.However, though Liverpool were without their skipper Graeme Souness, and Kenny Dalglish had flown home with a groin injury, they maintained a strangehold on the midfield.Tight Spurs defence limited their efforts and Steve Nicol was unable to equalise when he had a striker, Ian Rush, to bring his side level when he scored from a Mark Lawrenson cross in the 60th minute.

    Source: SABC

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    Film ID:
    VLVA58IAQPM5FRGBBS5PU6P5P5QGB
    Media URN:
    VLVA58IAQPM5FRGBBS5PU6P5P5QGB
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/06/1984
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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