• Short Summary

    Rhyl win the Welsh Cup Final 2-1 against Chester.

  • Description

    Bangor, Wales. Rhyl beat Chester 2-1 to win the Welsh Cup Final.

    SV. Captains tossing. LV. Crowd. GV. Rhyl in white shorts kick-off. Ball worked towards Chester Goalmouth and Port goes to save and then clears up field. SV. Chester attacking Griffiths saves a header from Travis and clears. SV. Crowd. LV. Chester equalising from a free kick kick taken pan to ball in net. Top view Chester Players congratulate. SV. Crowd. LV. Rhyl regains lead within a minute as Spendlove dashes thru' and scores with a hard shot pan to players congratulating. SV. Other end Goalkeeper watching. Lv. Chester taking another free kick .... Free kick taken it hits Defender but is pushed out to Windle who tries a fierce shot Ball flashes past diving goalkeeper but passes outside goal. SV. Crowd.

    HALF TIME 2-1.

    SV. Chester attacking Sutcliffe centres, Rhyl defender accidentally handles Chester appeal Ref waves play on and Griffiths waves team mates up field. SV. Crowd. LV. Chester still attacking but Rhyl defence holds firm and ball is cleared up field. LV. Other End Rhyl attacking ball centred. SV. Don Spendlove netting. Disallowed for offside. LV. Crowd. SV. Rhyl team and manager with cup. & LV.

    (Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    74.18
    Media URN:
    28364
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    30/04/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:31:00 / 01:58:22:00
    Canister:
    53/31 (Special)

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