• Short Summary

    THE 1965 FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION CUP WINNERS, LIVERPOOL, TODAY (SATURDAY) CAME WITHIN ONE POINT OF WINNING THIS YEARS' LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP.

  • Description

    1.
    LV CENTRE FIELD PLAY, SMITH SHOOTS FOR GOAL AND MISSES
    0.17

    2.
    THROW IN, LAWLER CENTRES MID FIELD PLAY FARMER SAVE
    0.33

    3.
    CALLAGHAN CENTRES BALL, HEADED IN BY STRONG (LIVERPOOL 1ST GOAL)
    0.44

    4.
    LV CALLAGHAN WITH BALL - CENTRES BUT NO GOAL
    0.57

    5.
    LV 2ND HALF LIVERPOOL ATTACKING GOALIE SAVES
    1.18

    6.
    LV ST. JOHN SCORES LIVERPOOL'S 2ND GOAL
    1.27


    LIVERPOOL'S TWO GOALS




    Initials PBS/V-TELE/WH/EEH


    SPORT: SOCCER
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    Background: THE 1965 FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION CUP WINNERS, LIVERPOOL, TODAY (SATURDAY) CAME WITHIN ONE POINT OF WINNING THIS YEARS' LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP.

    LIVERPOOL, WINNERS OF THE F.A. CUP LAST YEAR, AND LEAGUE WINNERS IN 1964, DEFEATED STOKE CITY AT HOME TWO NIL. WITH ONLY A POINT NEEDED TO WIN THE LEAGUE TITLE, THE TEAM SEEM ASSUME OF WINNING THE CHAMPIONSHIP.

    LIVERPOOL PLAYED AN ATTACKING GAME THROUGHOUT THE MATCH. SEVERAL ATTEMPTS WERE MADE EARLY IN THE GAME TO SCORE, BUT IT WAS NOT UNTIL AFTER HALF AN HOUR THAT JEFFREY STRONG PUT IN LIVERPOOL'S FIRST GOAL.

    A FEATURE OF THE GAME WAS THE BRILLIANT DEFENCE OF STORK CITY'S GOALKEEPER, FARMER, WHO CONFIDENTLY DEALT WITH LIVERPOOL'S ATTACKS.

    LIVERPOOL'S SECOND GOAL CAME IN THE SECOND HALF WHEN IAN ST. JOHN CAPTURED THE BALL.

    DESPITE THE SCORE, THE LIVERPOOL PLAYERS SEEMED TO BE PLAYING BELOW THEIR BEST FORM.

    LIVERPOOL NOW HAVE 58 POINTS IN THE LEAGUE TABLE. THEY LEAD BURNLEY WITH 49 POINTS. THIRD ON THE LEAGUE TABLE ARE LEEDS, WITH 48 POINTS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA861627ZDTR07FHM1INXEE1C5R
    Media URN:
    VLVA861627ZDTR07FHM1INXEE1C5R
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/04/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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