• Short Summary

    News item about the treatment on footballers' injuries at Chelsea.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused -

    Stamford Bridge Stadium, London.

    Various shots of Chelsea football team training with kick around game. Top view interview between John Stapleton and footballer - both sit in footballer's baths. Interview with Micky Droy about his knee injury. He is exercising his leg - where the injury is.

    VS of Micky being treated with lots of electronic equipment. VS of another footballer doing sit ups. Tilt up footballer exercising on exercise cycle. Shots of two players topping up their suntans with stand up sun bed.

    Interview with Physiotherapist Harry Medhurst. He compares the old days with the modern health suite. Interview on pitch with John Dempsey, John Hollins (Intercut with training scenes). More shots of Physio.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1970 - 1979
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:07:00 / 01:39:27:00
    UN 4661 C

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Micky Droy (sp?)" - yes, that's the correct spelling.

    The fact that John Hollins is in the Chelsea squad in this film means the date range can be reduced to 1970-75.

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