• Short Summary

    England lose 2-0 to Eire in football match in Liverpool.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Liverpool. England - Lacking Matthews And Lawton - Upset By Eire".

    Goodison Park, Liverpool, Merseyside. England lose 2-0 to Eire in football match.

    MV. The toss-up. Billy Wright tosses. LV packed stand. LV England (in white shirts) kick off. MV Walsh (Ireland) runs with ball and shoot. Goalkeeper Bert Williams dives. He fumbles ball, pounces on it against Farrel, who shoots and falls over, Williams kicks up-field. SV Crowd. MV O'Connor (Ireland) chases loose ball on wing and centres. Goalkeeper Williams jumps amid amid crowd of players, misses ball but his dive beats Corr and he managers to kick-up-field, as Mozley, Wright and C Aston fall back onto goal line. SV Johnny Carey beats Wilf Mannion for possession and kicks down-field as he falls. MV Bert Mozley chases Peter Desmond. tackles him from behind. Desmond falls. Ball goes to goalkeeper, who snatches it from path of O'Connor but referee blows up for a penalty. Spectators looking worried penalty kick. Con Martin takes penalty kick. Williams dives and partly saves pan to applauding players. MV. Elevated applauding crowd.

    (Half Time)

    MV Peter Harris pursued by Aherne chases ball onto wing. Harris centres. Flight of ball beats Carey but lands at foot of Jessie Pye, But he fails to trap it and as and as the ball bounces down again. Carey charges him and his header goes weekly forward to Mannion practically on goal line. Kicks it out of goalkeeper's. reach. Morris heads goalward but Walsh kicks out goal with goalkeeper still lying on ground. CU. Fan looking upward. MV Ball descending amongst crowd. of players. Pye heads for goal. Goalkeeper dives, misses ball but Martin kicks clear. SV. Finney tries to beat two Irishmen but Corr back passes to Walsh and slams up-field SV Irish players round England goal mouth. Peter Farrel lobs ball forward. SV Pan to goalkeeper taking ball from net. Crowd applauding. Peter Harris centres to Morris, who passes to Pye, steps over ball. Tom Finney collects, runs in and wildly balloons over bar.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:59:00 / 01:51:31:00

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