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    In the first leg of the second round of the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) Cup, Twente of Holland and Panachaiki of Greece drew one-all in their match on Wednesday (October 24) at Patras in Greece.

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    In the first leg of the second round of the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) Cup, Twente of Holland and Panachaiki of Greece drew one-all in their match on Wednesday (October 24) at Patras in Greece.

    It was the first time such an important European game had been played in Greece outside Athens -- Patras is about 240 kilometres (150 miles) from the capital.

    Despite superior technical skill displayed by the Dutch players, the Greeks managed to score the first goal following a penalty granted by the Rumanian referee Picicianu. Eight minutes later, Thyssen of Twente scored his team's only goal and the game ended a draw, one-all.

    A return game will be played in Holland on November 7.

    The Twente-Panachaiki game was only one of many major European matches played on Wednesday, with competition in the European Cup and the Cup-Winners' Cup as well as the UEFA Cup.

    SYNOPSIS: Twente of Holland kick off right to left against Panachaiki of Greece in the first leg of the second round of the U.E.F.A. Cup on Wednesday. The game was played at Patras, west of Athens.

    Despite the Dutch players' superior technical skill, Panachaiki scored the first goal from a penalty.

    It was the first time such an important European game had been played in Greece outside Athens -- 25,000 spectators turned up to watch. The Twente-Panachaiki game was only one of many major European matches played on Wednesday, with competition in the European Cup and the Cup-Winners Cup as well as the U.E.F.A. games.

    Eight minutes after the Greek goal, Twenty gained a free kick and Thyssen evened the score toe a one-all draw.

    A return game will be played in Holland on November 7.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAQXGSN757YV6OJ0GU7HL5DON0
    Media URN:
    VLVAAQXGSN757YV6OJ0GU7HL5DON0
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/10/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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