• Short Summary

    Football: Blackburn play Newcastle at Sheffield in the FA Cup semi-finals.

  • Description

    Hillsborough, Sheffield, Yorkshire. F.A. Cup semi-final between Blackburn Rovers and Newcastle United ends in a 0-0 draw.

    GV. Blackburn kick off.... LV. Crowd surging around touchlines.
    LV. Newcastle taking corner ball bobbing around Blackburn Goal mouth.
    SV. Ball still Blackburn's Goal mouth. Ref. slips over.... SV. Crowd cheering.
    LV. Jackie Milburn bursting through... Blackburn Defence... Goalkeeper Elvey rushes out and Dives at Milburn's feet Goalie clears up field.
    SV. Crossan running for ball... He beats Newcastle Utd. defender back passes to Stuart to kick up field...
    LV. Blackburn forward shoots behind, crowd behind goal surges forward.
    SV. Boys being passed overheads in crowd (N.B. this is Hillsborough Stadium)

    HALF TIME.

    SV. Blackburn attacking.
    SV. Goal keeper Simpson dancing about and flapping hands.
    SV. Joe Harvey pushes Wharton over touch line.
    SV. Goal keeper Simpson gesticulating in goal. LV. Blackburn attacking Newcastle goal... Simpson runs out and clears up field.
    SV. Crowd. LV. Newcastle attack... George Robledo miss hits when in easy position.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    21.47
    Media URN:
    27262
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/03/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:20:00 / 01:52:26:00
    Canister:
    52/27

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