• Short Summary

    Good footage of FA Cup holders Sheffield Wednesday football team in training.

  • Description

    Titles read: 'Famous FOOTBALL TEAMS IN TRAINING - NO. 2 SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY'.

    Sheffield, South Yorkshire.

    M/S of the sign above the Sheffield Wednesday Football Club. M/S of the team line-up; they currently hold the Football Association Cup (FA Cup). We see C/Us of captain Starling and trainer George Irwin,

    Several shots of the men in training - running around the pitch, kicking a ball into an enclosure. Other players seen doing exercises and practice are Burrows, Millership, Catlin, goalkeeper Brown, Hooper, Starling and Palethorpe. Some shots are in slow motion.

    We also see footage from Sheffield Wednesday's victorious FA Cup match to illustrate the team's skill, including a shot of goalkeeper Brown using his famous upward punch to save a goal in the FA Cup final.

    There were 3 'seasons' of these 'Football Teams / Clubs in Training' in the Pathe Sound Pictorials - this is an item from the third season.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1652.02
    Media URN:
    52244
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    31/10/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:54:00 / 01:04:10:00
    Canister:
    PSP 917

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