• Short Summary

    Football match between England and Hungary ended with Hungary winning by 6 goals to 3

  • Description

    Wembley, London.

    SV teams taking field. GV packed crowd. GV kick off, England in white shirts, playing right to left. LV Hungary attacking - ball to Hidegkuti. SV Hidegkuti shoots and scores. CU man removes glasses. LV crowd cheering. LV England attack. Alf Ramsey draws a man before flicking ball to Stanley Matthews. Matthews centres. SV Grosics harassed by Mortensen drops ball and is forced to throw himself on ball, finishing upside down. Zoom - Grosics righting himself and clearing. SV Hungarian reserves and officials watching. SV Mortensen racing through. Zoom - Stanley Mortensen to Jack Sewell, Sewell scores (1-1). SV Hungarian defenders looking at each other. SV English players congratulating. SV crowd. SV Hungarians stop English attack and go into attack themselves with some deft teamwork. CU R.A.F. officer biting gloved finger. SV Puskas is floored by Johnston's slide tackle, yet still manages to slide ball past four English defenders to Hidegkuti who whips ball into goal. SV at other end, Grosics embraces fellow player. SV Puskas calmly back-heels a desperate slide tackle before crashing home another goal. SV at other end, Grosics and fellow countryman jigging. SV Boszik taking a free kick, it is deflected by Puskas, past Merrick for Hungary's fourth goal. SV at other end Grosics and fellow players embrace. LV crowd. LV nice English approach work. Sewell to Matthews, Matthews across to Taylor who sends it first time through to Sewell, who bears down on goal. SV Sewell crosses to George Robb (Rob sp?) whose header is saved by a flying leap from Grosics. SV crowd applaud. SV Mortensen scores for England (2-4). SV Hungarian attack is partially cleared but a lightning interception by Lorant who chases ball to corner flag before centring, Puskas to Kocsis. His header hits upright, and ball is scrambled away until out of frame. Boszik appears and hits a pile-driver home. (2-5). CU people. SV ball is crossed to Hidegkuti who makes it 2-6 with another scoring shot (making his hat-trick). LV England attack. SV man looking through field glasses. LV Mortensen chasing ball near goal mouth. SV Mortensen is floored by a rugby tackle from Grosics. Referee awards penalty. SV crowd. SV Alf Ramsey takes kick and scores. (3-6). LV crowd. Jubilant Hungarians walking off. CU pan, English team walking off. Football match is finished.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    126.23
    Media URN:
    28971
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    30/11/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:24:00 / 01:42:28:00
    Canister:
    53/92

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