• Short Summary

    Football - England beat Ireland 2 goals to 1 at Wembley, Greater London.

  • Description

    Item title reads - England beat N. Ireland.

    Wembley, Greater London.

    M/S as Ireland's football team kicks off playing right to left in dark shirts. Irish player tries for the goal, goalkeeper Banks fumbles for it and another Irish player rushes in. Banks slides into the ball and concedes a corner. M/S corner being taken. Various shots of match. M/S Peter Thompson with the ball, he beats the Irish back and shoots wide. M/S Cohen with the ball, he shoots but the ball is headed out by an Irish defender. Various shots of match, Magill heads out, another English player heads and the ball goes to Baker. M/S as he shoots and scores. Various shots Ireland attacking. M/S Irvine with the ball, he scores for Ireland. M/S Thompson with ball, Baker jumps and heads it over the bar. L/S crowd at half time.

    Various shots of England attacking in second half. Jennings saves try and throws it out. M/S John Connelly with ball, he passes to Thompson who shoots, Elder heads the ball away and Jennings, who has already started to dive, gropes at the thin air. Various shots of the match in progress. M/S Nicholson with ball, he shoots and Banks saves again. Various shots of the match. Ball goes to Peacock who kicks into net for winning goal. Various shots as English players congratulate each other. Final score 2 - 1 to England.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:15:00 / 01:02:15:00

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