• Short Summary

    Football - Ireland beats Scotland 2-1 in Belfast.

  • Description

    Belfast, Northern Ireland.

    GV. Play, Scotland in dark jerseys. SCV. Irish inside left Jimmy McIlroy has ball and takes it through defenders towards Scots goal. SCU. Scotland player gets ball and clears up field. SV. Irish goal end, ball captured by Lawrie Reilly who makes kick at goal which goes wide. SCU. Crowds. SV. Scots goal end, Jackie Blanchflower heads ball into goal. GV. Crowds goes mad. SCU. Evans (No 4) kicks up field. Bobby Johnstone takes it over and sends it further, everyone running. SV. Irish goal end, Irish goalkeeper Norman Uprichard rushes out, grabs ball and clears up field. SV. Massed crowds. SV. Coyle racing with ball, passes to Smith who bangs it home. Ireland's second goal. SV. Crowd cheering. SCU. Scots kick off after half time. Scotland's Johnston races for Irish goal. GV. Play, Scots make determined raid, Irish goalkeeper jumps for ball and clears. SCU. Crowd. SV. Reilly receives ball and kicks to goal. Irish goalkeeper falls on ball but misses it. It trickles towards goal and Melee takes it across line. SCU. Crowds cheering. GV. Play. Scots raid gets nowhere. SCU. Massed crowds. SV. Scotland's attack fails - player who is standing in goal mouth attempts to flick it in - but fails. Another player kicks ball into goal. Irish protest and referee disallows goal.

    (Negative.) (Title "J")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    549.07
    Media URN:
    31189
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/10/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:45:00 / 01:09:29:00
    Canister:
    55/82

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