• Short Summary

    International football at Hampden Park, Glasgow - Scotland wins against Switzerland 3-2.

  • Description

    Glasgow, Scotland.

    Start of the international football match between Scotland and Switzerland at Hampden Park, Glasgow. SV. Referee spins coin and Switzerland wins the toss. GV. Massed crowds. GV. Kick-off, Scotland in white shorts. Various shots of game in progress, Scotland scores first goal. Scotland 1, Switzerland 0. More shots of the game, Switzerland scores goal 1-1. GV. Crowd. GV. Scotland on the move, they score 2-1. CU. Men in crowd looking on. Scotland scores again 3-1. CU. Man in crowd. More shots of the game. GV. Switzerland scores. Final score 3-2 for Scotland.

    The end title reading: "The End - Cinemas for the British Army everywhere".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1505.09
    Media URN:
    49048
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/11/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:55:00 / 01:33:13:00
    Canister:
    57/91

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The game was played on 6 November 1957.

    "Referee spins coin" - the referee is Reg Leafe.

    "Scotland scores forst goal" - that's seen at 00:33, the goalscorer is Archie Robertson.

    "Switzerland scoring goal" - that's seen at 00:51, the scorer is Fernando Riva.

    "Scotland on the move, they score 2-1" - that's at 01:20, the scorer is John Mudie.

    "Scotland scores again 3-1" - that's at 01:47, the scorer is Alex Scott.

    "Switzerland scores" - that's at 02:02, the scorer is Roger Vanlanthen.

    The Scotland goalkeeper seen is Tommy Younger.

    The Swiss goalkeeper seen is Eugene Parlier.

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