• Short Summary

    Scotland beat England 3-1. Great England side humiliated by the old enemy at Wembley.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Scotland Outclass England".

    Wembley Stadium, London. Scots beat England at football - 3-1.

    MV Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh meets England team, including Billy Wright and Stanley Matthews. CU Philip talks to Swift. CU Back view Philip talking to Swift. CU Prime Minister Clement Attlee in crowd. LV Massed crowd cheering. CU kick-off.

    MV Aitken sends ball to Laurie Riley who kicks it forward to Houliston. Cleared by England. MV Stanley Mortensen racing through. Loses Ball. Jackie Milburn regains possession off Shaw, shoots at Jimmy Cowan, who saves. MV Scottish supporters. MV Steele dispossesses Billy Wright in mid-field & passes to Riley, back to Steele. Franklin clears. CU Matthews dribbling down wing, beats defender but Steel dispossesses him & kicks clear. MV Billy Houliston beaten by Franklin & ball goes into touch. CU George Aitken takes throw in. MV In scramble Steele sends ball forward. CU Riley centres & Maitland scores. MV Scottish spectators dancing.
    (2nd HALF) LV Elev. kick-off. MV Milburn races through, beats two men and centres. MV Elev. Cowan saves over heads of players & kicks clear. MV Steele racing through, passes. LV Houliston crashes with Swift & Billy Steele sends ball in empty net. MV Excited Scottish supporters. MV Waddle racing down wing, beats Jack Howe and passes to Mason, who returns ball & Willie Waddle lobs over head of Howe to Jimmy Mason, who is brought down by Cockburn. MV Prince Philip & Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II). MV Waddle beating Howe, races on & centres for Riley to head goal. MV Excited Scottish players falling over. VS Excited crowd. MV Mason passes to Waddle. Waddle beats Howe and sends ball forward. MV Houliston beaten by Neil Franklin. MV Crowd. MV Mortensen beats Robert Evans. Mortensen & Milburn combine in good English passing movement. MV Tom Finney beats Aitken and centres. Mortensen shoots & Milburn sticks foot out to score England's first goal. LV Crowd. CU Princess Elizabeth and Mr Attlee. MV England players congratulating.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:39:00 / 01:55:38:00

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