• Short Summary

    Football - Scotland beat Germany at Glasgow; and Wales beat England at Cardiff.

  • Description

    Item title reads - International football. Scotland v. Germany.

    Glasgow, Scotland. Cardiff, Wales.

    M/S of swastika flag flying, M/S of German football team doing Nazi salute to each side of the stadium. L/S of the crowds watching, the captains toss the coin. Various shots of the game, the German keeper saves a goal. The match continues, a goal is scored by Scotland and the crowds cheer, Scotland win 2 goals to nil.

    Intertitle - 'England v. Wales.' (Cardiff) - L/S of the Welsh and English football captains tossing the coin. Various shots of the match, England scores. Various shots of the second half, Wales score two goals and win the match.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:44:00 / 01:41:02:00

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The game was played on 14 October 1936.

    "the captains toss the coin" - the Scotland captain is Jimmy Simpson.

    The referee seen at 00:17 is Henry Nattrass of England.

    "the German keeper saves" - that's Hans Jakob.

    The second fixture, England v Wales, took place on 17 October 1936.

    "England scores" - the goal is seen at 01:06, and is scored by Cliff Bastin.

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