• Short Summary

    27-year-old Claudine Vidal, who has enjoyed considerable success as a goal scorer in women's football matches in Uruguay, has been the centre of a fortnight-long controversy....

  • Description

    1.
    GV & CU Claudine with family drinking Uruguay beverage (2 shots)
    0.10

    2.
    GV Claudine out of house along road to school (2 shots)
    0.26

    3.
    MV Entrance to school
    0.32

    4.
    MV Claudine with children
    0.40

    5.
    CU Sign (I.A.S.A.)
    0.43

    6.
    SV Claudine putting on boots
    0.48

    7.
    MV Claudine receives massage
    0.56

    8.
    GV & MV Claudine training with men (6 shots)
    1.30



    Initials ES. 200 ES. 2.28


    SPORT: FOOTBALL

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: 27-year-old Claudine Vidal, who has enjoyed considerable success as a goal scorer in women's football matches in Uruguay, has been the centre of a fortnight-long controversy.... and all because she wants to play for a top men's team with whom she has signed up. The Sud American football club of paysandu... 350 kilometres (200 miles) northwest of Montevideo.... had planned to play Miss Vidal as a centre-forward, bur referees and local newspapers have voiced strong objections.... the referees threatening to boycott any gage she was picked to play in. While the controversy continues, Miss Vidal, who a schoolteacher, is still training with the men. The club has yet to included her in a team match.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEX4JSR2AXO0NMQ2O8NT05ZRFY
    Media URN:
    VLVAEX4JSR2AXO0NMQ2O8NT05ZRFY
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/10/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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