• Short Summary

    Football: Manchester United defeat Benfica 4-1 to win the European Cup - colour item.

  • Description

    No title. Manchester United defeat Benfica 4-1 and win the European Cup at Wembley Stadium, London. Colour item.

    L/S crowds at Wembley Stadium. C/U team captains - Bobby Charlton and Coluna - exchange flags. C/U crowd. Man Utd kick off playing right to left. Various shots of football match, includes good C/Us of the players in action. George Best is fouled several times by Benfica defenders. There is no score in the first half. L/S crowd during half time.

    Various shots of second half of match. Charlton scores for Manchester United, shortly after Graca scores for Benfica. L/S as whistle blows for end of 90 minutes with score at one all. L/S crowds. L/S two teams in middle of pitch. Various C/Us United players sitting on pitch being given massages and sponges. Various shots game continuing in extra time. Best, Kidd and Charlton score for United.

    C/U Manchester United manager Matt Busby being embraced by United Players. C/U Matt Busby embracing George Best. C/U Busby. C/U Busby hugging Nobby Stiles. L/S players on pitch preparing to collect the cup. C/U group of United players. C/U Stiles with another player. Panning shot as United come up to Royal Box to receive cup. M/S as Bobby Charlton is presented with cup by Mr. Wieberkehr, President of European Union. C/U Charlton and cup. Various shots of Man Utd players with the cup. They run round the stadium, lifting the cup to show the fans. C/U United player wearing the cup on his head.

    Manchester United players are: Charlton, Stepney, Bennan, Dunne, Crerand, Foulkes, Stiles, Best, Kidd, Saddler and Aston.

    Benfica includes: Coluna, Eusebio, Henrique, Graca.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2063.02
    Media URN:
    56735
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/05/1968
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:06:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:28:00 / 01:10:32:00
    Canister:
    68/45

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