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  • Short Summary

    Leicester beat Portsmouth 3-1 in Football's FA Cup semi-final.

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    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Highbury Stadium, North London. FA Cup football - Semi-final match. Leicester: 3 Portsmouth: 1.

    SV Crowd holding up Pompey banner. CU People lifted out of the crowd.

    MS Field Marshal Viscount Bernard Montgomery (Monty) acknowledging cheers. MV Portsmouth running out. MV Crowd cheering. MS Leicester City running out.

    LV Pompey kick-off and ball goes out to left wing. MV GV Portsmouth forward passing among themselves. Ball goes to Harris but Leicester No 3 clears. CU Two spectators. LV Elevated Leicester attack, ball goes to Griffiths. LV Elevated Griffiths centres and Don Revie scores goal. MV Supporters cheering.

    LV Elevated Portsmouth wing half initiates attack, ball goes to Clarke. MV Len Phillips but goalie saves. CU Spectator. LV Leicester attack but Yauell heads clear. LV Peter Harris races down field and scores equaliser. GV Crowd cheering.

    LV Ken Chisholm passes to Griffiths who sends ball into goalmouth. CU Jack Lee beats Mann and centres into goal mouth. LV Chisholm scores Leicester goal No 2 pan to players congratulating. MV Butler kicks ball out of goal. LV Elevated crowd cheering.

    LV Elevated Pompey attacking but Leicester defence keeps them out. MV Fan in crowd. LV Elevated Issac Clarke centres to Harris but Harris misses open goal and walks away with face in hands. CU Fan cheering. LV Elevated towards Harris attacks down right wing but Leicester No 4 clears. CU Fan. LV Elevated Revie scores goal No 3 and picks ball out of net himself.

    Possibly connected with 49/26 - MD.

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    Film ID:
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    Unknown sel originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:10:00 / 01:05:38:00
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