• Short Summary

    Manchester United beat Watford 1-0 in Football's FA Cup.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Cup Favourites KO The Giant Killers"

    Watford, London. Manchester United beat Watford 1-0 in Football's FA Cup.

    MV Manchester United kick off and kick right to left. Ball sent up-field by H Oliver. MV Worthington chased by J Aston running for ball. Manchester United goalkeeper runs out to collect, slips, catches ball and kicks up-field. MV Charlie Mitten collects ball, side-flicks forward to T Bogan, whose shot on the run is saved by Morton. CU fan nodding head in satisfaction. MV Jimmy Delaney centres. Ball bobs about Manchester goal area during terrific battle. Ball partially cleared. SV Pearson and Watford defence fighting for possession. Ball finally kicked out. CU fan with big ears. CU fan wiping nose.

    (2nd Half).

    MV Back shot Mitten missing from penalty. MV Watford supporters cheering. MV Fisher receives ball, runs forward and lobs into goalmouth. SV Manchester goalkeeper, Lancaster jumps for ball, turns over bar and Davies charges him into back of net. CU fan jumping about with excitement. MV Dave Thomas tries to force way through Manchester defence but is up-ended and Stan Pearson sends long pass forward. CU fan looking startled. MV Jack Rowley running in to score Manchester United's goal. CU fan biting lip. CU Woman looking disappointed. MV Geoff Morton lying on ground pan to Manchester players congratulating.

    (Orig.Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1450.09
    Media URN:
    47405
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/02/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:16:00 / 01:25:42:00
    Canister:
    50/10

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