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    FA Cup 4th round football match between Bristol Rovers and Doncaster finishes with draw 1-1.

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    Bristol, Avon.

    Start of the FA (Football Association) Cup 4th round football match between Bristol Rovers and Doncaster. GV. Doncaster kick off (Bristol in quartered shirts). Ball goes to Petherbridge. He dribbles up-field and is intercepted by Doncaster man. Ball goes loose and rolls onto Graham who kicks up-field. Jeffrey receives it to continue up-field. SV. Crowd. SV. Goalkeeper Nicholls preparing for an attack. LV. Ball lobbed to centre from Doncaster right wing in front of Bristol goal area. MacMorran with a group of Bristol players, all head together and ball hits crossbar as goalie flings himself to save. Ball cleared up-field. Bristol attack. LV. Bristol attacking on left wing. Bristol player being chased by Makepeace. Bristol player shoots. Ball in the net - offside. STV. Crowd. SV. Doncaster attacking. Tindill passes through to right wing. Mooney shoots. Goalkeeper saves and clears up-field. CU. People in crowd. LV. Petherbridge centres to goal. Bradford jumps to head towards goal but ball just goes over crossbar. CU. Excited men in crowd. SV. Pan, corner kick taken by Bristol (Hooper), pan as ball lands among players in front of Doncaster goal. Play goes to outside wing and a general passing movement takes place finishing up with Bristol right wing attacking. SV. Goalkeeper Harry Gregg preparing for attack. LV. Ball centred from Bristol right wing. Hooper gets it and slams it into net. Bristol leads 1-0. SV. Massed crowds applauding. SV. Doncaster attacking at other end down right wing. Ball goes to Jeffrey who shoots. Goalie saves and pushes ball over line for a corner. STV. Crowd. LV. Corner kick taken, Jeffrey heads it towards goal. Goalkeeper dives to save as ball hits crossbar and rebounds back into play. MacMorran runs up to slam it in. Score 1-1. TV. Crowds applauding. LV. Bristol attacking down right wing. Ball centred, Mayer tries to head it home but goalkeeper is there to clear. Williams clears up-field and Tindill moves up-field with ball. Final score 1-1.


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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:17:00 / 01:27:52:00

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