• Short Summary

    FA Amateur Cup Final between Corinthian Casuals and Bishop Auckland ends with a draw 1-1.

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    Wembley Stadium, London.

    FA (Football Association) Amateur Cup Final match between Bishop Auckland and Corinthian Casuals is starting. SV. Teams walking out onto field. SCU. Teams walking onto pitch. SV. Crowd waving. SCU. Bishop Auckland team being presented to Lord Tedder. SV. Section of crowd waving. GV. Kick off. Corinthian Casuals in white shirts black shorts kicking from right to left. General play mid-field, Bishop Auckland starting attack. SV. Bobby Hardisty with ball. He pushes it out to his left wing who receives and pushes it back to Hardisty, but John Sanders intercepts and Hardisty loses the ball and the Casuals come away with it. LV.Bishops attacking on the right wing. Frank McKenna cuts inside with the ball, he shoots and Ahm blocks his shot. Bishop's forward dashes in to take a shot at the loose ball that Ahm had only just managed to block but it goes over the bar. CU. Boy puts his hand up to his face. SV. Ahm standing in readiness in front of his goal. GV. Corinthians' goal area. Bishop just taking corner kick. Goalkeeper Ahm comes out to touch clear from O'Connell who jumps ahead to head the ball. Jumping with them are Gerry Alexander and Shuttleworth, he punches it away but it comes loose and goes to Oliver. He shoots but the ball goes over the bar. CU. Spectator with glasses on and peculiar little hat. SV. Bishop attacking down the right wing. GV. Casuals' goal area. Bishops get it across but Ahm collects and saves well, he runs and kicks upfield. CU. Spectator eating sandwich. GV. Casuals attacking round the ring wing. SV. Sharratt in his goal. He runs out and pushes the ball clear from a bunch of heads. It goes on to one of his own men's heads, and he heads it to safety. CU. Small boy waving in crowd. GV. Bishop's goal area, Casuals attacking. Man comes into the centre and in desperation Bobby Hardisty lashes at it with his boot but misses and it goes off to Reg Vowels who wards the goal where Harry Sharratt pushes it over the bar. LV. From behind, Casuals' goal, Bishops attacking on the left wing. Paul Ahm runs out and dives at the left winger's feet but the ball goes across to the right wing.

    Ball comes back again, Bishop's forward jumps to head, but it goes into the side netting. CU. Spectators. LV. Casuals attacking. Guy Shuttleworth with the ball. He flicks it out to Doug Insole who beats his man and goes to centre but it hits a defender's head and goes for a corner to the Casuals. SV. Bishop's goal mouth. Corner being taken, it comes into the goal area where Sharratt jumps and pushes it over the bar. LV. Casuals taking a corner. Insole kicks it into the middle. SV. Bishop's goal area. Sharratt and Gerry Citron jump, but coming from behind Norman Kerruish nods it in where Hardisty standing in the goal heads the ball out. The referee has pointed back to the middle awarding Casuals a goal for the ball being over the line. CU. Cheering spectators. GV. Bishop attacking down the right wing. The ball is centred but it goes out to Benny Edwards who slings it back across the goal. SV. Casuals' goal area. Ball coming down, Ahm and a Bishop's forward go for it, but it goes over the line for a goal kick. CU. Boy spectator puts his hands up to his face. SV. Casuals' goal area. Bishops attacking. The goalkeeper has left his goal but the ball has gone out to McKenna who slams it into the net. Score 1-1. Ahm had saved a tremendous shot from Derek Lewin. CU. Cheering girls. Extra time. GV. The Casuals' goal area. Bishop's attacking from the right wing, ball comes tearing across the goal mouth where Ahm comes out but misses it. A defender partially clears the ball, but it goes out to Seamus O'Connell who beats his man and tries a shot but from point blank range Ahm blocks it. It goes loose again to Edwards who shoots and it hits the crossbar with the goalkeeper being well out of his goal and goes behind for goal kick. CU. Boy spectator with hand over his face. GV. Casuals' goal mouth. Bishop attacking from the left wing. O'Connell shoots across but Ahm punches the ball out to safety. SV. Massed crowd. GV. Casuals' goal mouth. Bishops attacking. Again the ball comes into the goal mouth where Ray Oliver heads towards goal. Ahm jumps and saves, he runs and kicks up-field. Final score 1-1.


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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Black & White
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    01:37:11:00 / 01:39:24:00

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