• Short Summary

    In Vienna on sunday (15 October), Hungary maintained top place in Group One of the qualifying competition for the 1974 World Soccer Cup by drawing two-all with Austria.

  • Description

    In Vienna on sunday (15 October), Hungary maintained top place in Group One of the qualifying competition for the 1974 World Soccer Cup by drawing two-all with Austria.

    At half time, the Hungarians led two-nil and looked set for an easy win. The Hungarian scorers were Antal Dunai and Jozsef Kocsis.

    In the second half, Austria brought the scores back to level pegging with goals by Franz Hasil ()penalty) and Kurt Jara.

    With home matches to play against both austria and Sweden, Hungary are now favoured to win through to the 1974 finals, to be played in West Germany.

    SYNOPSIS: Vienna on sunday ... and Hungary, playing left to right, kicks off against Austria in a qualifying match for the World Cup. Both teams are in group one
    Hungary started slight ! and in the sixteenth minute gave the first inkling why. (PAUSE) Dunai the scorer.

    Austria, who displayed good form in an earlier round against Sweden, showed they had the capacity to win. This is one of several early raids on the Hungarian goal.

    Hungary attacks down the wing. Once again the austrian defenders are in trouble as the Hungarians increase their domination of the game.

    The crowd senses another goal ...... and in the twentieth minute, it comes! Kocsis is the striker. That made it two-nil for Hungary ... a situation that lasted throughout the first half of the match
    The second half, (PAUSE) and Austria misses yet another chance to get back into the game.

    Then, from a penalty, Hasil scores for Austria. The Austrians went on to level the match with a goal from Kara but Hungary maintained its top place in the group.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6LYRZIDB6KPK93J15KPYU3TH6
    Media URN:
    VLVA6LYRZIDB6KPK93J15KPYU3TH6
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/10/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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