• Short Summary

    Grimsby beat Coventry in Motorcycle football match in Norwich, Norfolk.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "MOTORCYCLE FOOTBALL ! Grimsby defeat Coventry by 3 goals to 2 in hard fight before 10,000 spectators."

    Norwich, Norfolk.

    Intertitle reads: "The Match was precede by an exhibition of trick motorcycling -"

    Several shots of expert motorcyclist performing stunts on the pitch, the crowds in the stands applaud. Group shots of the players sitting on their motorbikes. L/S of player speeding towards the ball in the centre circle. He kicks it and the match begins. Various shots of the players speeding about on their bikes attempting to kick the ball.

    L/S of the ball being knocked into the air in the penalty box, another player hits it on the volley and scores a goal past a helpless goalkeeper.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1010.10
    Media URN:
    36708
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/05/1930
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:30:00 / 01:19:49:00
    Canister:
    PT 008

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