• Short Summary

    Wolves win by 4 -1 in 5th round FA Cup match.

  • Description

    Molineux Stadium, Wolverhampton.

    Start of 5th round of F.A. (Football Association) Cup match between Wolverhampton Wonderers and Charlton Athletic. GV Wolverhampton Wonderers (Wolves) in light shirts kick-off on snow covered slippery ground. One player falls. Wolves attack. GV Crowd. SV Denis Wilshaw No 10, scores two quick goals to give Wolves a two goal lead after 18 minutes. SCU Crowd. LV Wilshaw's third goal. Ball out to Peter Broadbent who centres, it hits the underside of Wilshaw's foot and goes into the net. Pan, players congratulating. STV. Crowd cheering. SV Charlton attack just as strongly but there finish is weak. Hurst chasing the ball. He shoots, Williams dives and misses. Firmani chases the ball, cuts and fires in a shot which Williams blocks with his leg... ball goes behind with players floundering all over the place. SV Crowd applauding. SV Hurst again fires a terrific shot. Williams saves brilliantly. Ball bobs around with players slipping and sliding. Ball is cleared. SV Crowd. LV Charlton taking a free kick. Williams saves from Firmani, but Shorthouse attempting to clear, cannons the ball off Hewie and ball goes into goal to make the score Wolves 3 - Charlton 1. LV Pan, crowd. Snow falling at half time. SV Johnny Hancocks balling to score Wolves' fourth goal. Final score Wolves 4, Charlton 1.

    (Lav.) (Orig "G")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    501.35
    Media URN:
    30411
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/02/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:47:00 / 01:48:15:00
    Canister:
    55/16

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