• Short Summary

    Introduction to Manchester City football team - including great close up of a young Matt Busby.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Manchester. The hardest of hard luck! Mancunians! - sympathise with 'City' only beaten in the last minute, after deserving a draw at least."

    Manchester, Lancashire (in Manchester reel only)

    A man standing at the end of a row of Manchester City footballers speaks about their history in the FA Cup football competition. The camera pans along the team, they are standing on the pitch in a stadium - probably Maine Road.

    C/U Mr Wilfred Wilde (sp?) - the 'popular secretary of the club".

    C/U Alec Bell - the trainer

    C/U Jimmie MacMullen (sp?) - the captain. C/U Len Langford - the goalkeeper. C/U Billy Feltan (sp?) - the right back. C/U Billy Dale - the left back.

    C/U Matthew Busby - the right half back. (Later to be Sir Matt Busby - famous Manager of Manchester United)

    C/U Sammy Cowan - centre half back. C/U Ernie Tousland (Sp?) - outside right. C/U Bob Marshall - inside right. C/U Davy Halliday - centre forward. C/U Freddie Tilsen (sp ?) - the inside left. C/U Eric Brooke - the outside left. C/U Mr Peter Hodge - the manager.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    665.49
    Media URN:
    4865
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/03/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:53:00 / 01:55:40:00
    Canister:
    32/22

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