• Short Summary

    England beat Ireland in international football match from Belfast.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Belfast. Ireland: 1 - England: 3".

    Windsor Park, Belfast, Northern Ireland. International football match.

    SV The teams walking out on field Ireland on left. GV Crowd. GV The kick off Ireland kicking off playing towards this camera the ball is passed back to Danny Blanchflower from the kick off. SV Crowd. GV Ireland attacking somebody takes a shot that goes wide. SV Crowd. GV England attacking. Jimmy Greaves with the ball. GV As Greaves shoots and scores England's first goal. GV Crowd cheering. GV Ireland attacking. Irish player shoots but the ball goes wide. GV Crowd at half time.

    GV England attacking O'Grady has the ball. He takes it right up to the goaline and then passes back into the centre and England player runs onto it and shoots. Bobby Irvine blocks the shot. The ball bounces out to O'Grady who shoots at point blank range but Nicholson and Irvin manage to block the shot and the ball runs over the goaline. SV Crowd. GV England attacking Freddie Hill centres the ball and an England player gets his head to it but the ball goes high and wide. SV Crowd. GV Ireland attacking the ball comes out to Blanchflower who heads it towards goal but the ball goes well over the bar. GV Crowd. GV Ireland attacking there is a scramble in the goal mouth the ball comes out of the group of players beats Ron Springett and goes into the net for the equaliser. GV Crowds cheering. GV England attacking the ball comes in from the right wing Terry Neil heads it clear but it goes to another England Player who heads it back. Alan Peacock gets his head to it and Irvine manages to tip it over the bar. GV Crowd. GV O'Grady with the ball running towards goal he shoots. Irvine gets a fingertip to it but the ball hits the base of the post and goes into the net. GV Crowd cheering. GV Moore clears upfield. GV England attacking the ball is passed to Michael O'Grady he shoots and the ball goes into the net for England's third goal cameras pan round to show players walking back to the centre.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:47:00 / 01:29:21:00

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  1. Unknown user says

    This actually appears to be Northern Ireland versus England, not the Republic of Ireland.

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