• Short Summary

    JIMMY GREAVES, THE BRITISH STAR TRANSFERRED FROM CHELSEA THIS YEAR FOR GBP100,000, WAS OUT TRAINING WITH TEAM-MATES OF THE MILAN SOCCER CLUB SEPTEMBER 27 DESPITE HAVING BEEN EARLIER SUSPENDED FROM BONUS BENEFITS AND FINED GBP287 BY THE CLUB FOR ALLEGED "INDISCIPLINE OFF THE FIELD".

  • Description

    JIMMY GREAVES, THE BRITISH STAR TRANSFERRED FROM CHELSEA THIS YEAR FOR GBP100,000, WAS OUT TRAINING WITH TEAM-MATES OF THE MILAN SOCCER CLUB SEPTEMBER 27 DESPITE HAVING BEEN EARLIER SUSPENDED FROM BONUS BENEFITS AND FINED GBP287 BY THE CLUB FOR ALLEGED "INDISCIPLINE OFF THE FIELD".

    CLUB OFFICIALS ARE REPORTED AS SAYING HE WAS PUNISHED FOR TAKING A MOUNTAINSIDE RAILWAY TRIP WHICH RESULTED IN HIS TEAM-MATES MISSING THEIR BOAT ON LAKE COMO; WALKING OUT OF CAMP - THE CLUB HOTEL - WITH HIS WIFE AND A RELATIVE ON THE NIGHT OF SEPTEMBER 23; AND FAILING TO STAY IN THE HOTEL ON THE FOLLOWING NIGHT WHERE THE TEAM WERE CONFINED AS PUNISHMENT FOR LOSING THEIR THIRD SUCCESSIVE GAME... AGAINST SAMPDORI BY THREE GOALS TO TWO, GREAVES SCORING BOTH MILAN'S GOALS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7AFJMB490S2PHM5JV37WGBGLE
    Media URN:
    VLVA7AFJMB490S2PHM5JV37WGBGLE
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/09/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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