• Short Summary

    THE MANAGER OF THE ITALIAN WORLD CUP TRAINING SQUAD HAS INTRODUCED ALMOST 'CLINICAL' ROUTINES TO ASSURE THAT HIS PLAYERS ARE IN THE PEAK OF CONDITION FOR THEIR OPENING MATCH AGAINST CHILE ON JULY 13.

  • Description

    THE MANAGER OF THE ITALIAN WORLD CUP TRAINING SQUAD HAS INTRODUCED ALMOST 'CLINICAL' ROUTINES TO ASSURE THAT HIS PLAYERS ARE IN THE PEAK OF CONDITION FOR THEIR OPENING MATCH AGAINST CHILE ON JULY 13.

    THE ITALIAN SQUAD, TWENTY TWO PLAYERS, IS IN CAMP AT COVERCIANO, NEAR FLORENCE.

    MEDICAL EXAMINATIONS FOR EACH OF THE PLAYERS ARE ELABORATE AND DETAILED.

    EQUIPMENT TO MEASURE RATES OF BREATHING HAS BEEN INSTALLED, AND PLAYERS ARE SUBJECTED TOP TESTS WHILE RELAXED AND UNDER EXERTION.

    THE PLAYERS ARE ALSO ON A STRICT DIET, CONSISTING OF HIGH PROTEIN FOODS.

    ITALY, WINNER OF THE WORLD CUP IN THE 1934 AND 1938, WAS DEFEATED IN THE ELIMINATION ROUNDS IN THE WORLD CUP CHAMPIONSHIPS IN CHILE.

    THE ITALIANS WILL HAVE THREE MATCHES BEFORE THEIR WORLD CUP GAME AT SUNDERLAND AGAINST CHILE. ON WEDNESDAY THEY PLAY ARGENTINA, NEXT WEEK THEY MEET MEXICO, AND THE FOLLOWING WEEK THEY WILL PLAY A FRIENDLY MATCH AGAINST A SIDE IN COPENHAGEN.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAD2B4CZKF4HXNM6TS4V2FX5WSS
    Media URN:
    VLVAD2B4CZKF4HXNM6TS4V2FX5WSS
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/06/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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