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    The English First Division soccer club Tottenham Hotspur won the U.E.F.A. -- Union of European?

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    The English First Division soccer club Tottenham Hotspur won the U.E.F.A. -- Union of European Football Associations -- Cup in London tonight (May 17). In the second leg of the final against Wolverhampton Wanderers--another English first division side -- they drew I-I, which, following their 2-I victory in the first leg on May 3, gave them an aggregate winning score of 3-2.

    Both goals were scored int eh first half, and both followed free kicks. For "Spurs" Alan Mullery headed in Peters' cross; for "Wolves" it was Wagtaffe who put the ball in after at est three of his team-mates had tried shots.

    Spure become the first winners of the UEFA cup, and now join Liverpool, Manchester City and Stoke City as England's representatives in next year's competition.

    SYNOPSIS: In London on Wednesday, Tottenham hotspur, playing in white, became the first winners of the Union of European Football Associations Cup, with an aggregate three-two win against fellow English club, Wolverhampton Wanderers. A free kick into the penalty area in the twenty-ninth minute made the first goal of the second leg of the final ...

    The scorer was Alan Mullery, and it put the London side three-one up ...

    Just before half-time Wolverhampton Wanderers scored--also following a free kick ... In the first leg match, two weeks before, Wolves were beaten two-one. Wagstaffe's goal made the final aggregate three-two ...

    Tottenham'e victory means they qualify for the same competition again next year ...

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5Y8K3GF8HHOV2BAQRRBOLI24C
    Media URN:
    VLVA5Y8K3GF8HHOV2BAQRRBOLI24C
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/05/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
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    Canister:
    N/A

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