• Short Summary

    Newcastle wins FA Cup 6th round replay match against Huddersfield Town - score 2-0.

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    St. James' Park, Huddersfield, Yorkshire.

    Start of the FA (Football Association) Cup 6th round replay match between Newcastle United and Huddersfield Town. GV. Huddersfield in dark shirts kick off. GV. Crowd 50,000 SV. Newcastle working the ball into the Huddersfield penalty area. CU. Goalkeeper Wheeler getting ready to deal with shot. SV. Wheeler dives at the feet of Ivan Broadis to avert a certain goal. CU. Jackie Milburn teaming up with Broadis. SV. Broadis closely marked by Davies looses possession and Kelly is able to nip in and clear up field. GV. Crowd. Half time no score. LV. Jackie Milburn making a typical burst between two defenders, he overruns the ball but a speedy slide tackle sends the ball out to Mitchell. Mitchell cleverly beats a defender dribbles in towards goal but his centre is too close to the goal. SV. Wheeler picking from air and clearing up field. LV. Huddersfield making progress up the left wing but Casey and Scoular the Newcastle halves bring him to a stop. CU. Man in crowd. SV. Huddersfield now try to pierce the Newcastle defence from the right wing through Hobson. He rounds Casey and centres. SV. Newcastle's tightly packed defence dealing comfortably with the situation. Simpson finally punching clear CU. Scoular running through with the ball, he sends a well controlled pass through to White, White clears. SV. Wheeler punching clear. CU. Man in crowd watching. Loose end of full time - no score. SV. Newcastle still attacking the same goal as extra time starts. Ball scrambled behind for a corner. SV. Crowd. LV. White taking a corner, Wheeler punches out, but Mitchell lobes it back into goal to score Newcastle's first. Pan, excited Newcastle players. SV. Crowd cheering. End of first half extra time. LV. Mitchell dribbling through the Huddersfield defence. SV. Mitchell crosses the ball and Keeble shoots it into the net. LV. Newcastle players congratulate. Final score 2-0 for Newcastle.

    (Neg.)

    Amendment April 2011: This match is at St James Ground in Newcastle, not Huddersfield

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    513.20
    Media URN:
    30586
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/03/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:37:00 / 01:29:26:00
    Canister:
    55/23

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