• Short Summary

    Wales and Ireland draw 1-1 in football international.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Soccer International. Wales V Ireland".

    Ninian Park, Cardiff, Wales. Wales and Ireland draw 1-1 in football international.

    LV Wales kicking off, ball goes towards Irish goal. GV Wales attacking, Welsh player shoots for goal, but Harry Gregg saves easily. GV Massed crowd. SV Ireland attacking. Ball is centred and and Irishman heads for goal, ball hits crossbar and bounces into play. LV Ireland coming into attack, ball is centred and a Welsh player gets to it and heads it behind for a corner. CU Men in crowd. GV Billy Bingham takes corner for Ireland, it is headed down, Danny Blanchflower gets it and is almost brought down and Jack Kelsey collects the ball. CU Wales on attack, ball goes to Medwin. CU Man in crowd. GV Ireland on the attack, Kelsey saves and tips it behind for a corner. CU Boy in crowd. GV Wales attacking. SV Crowd. GV Massed crowd. (end of first half.)

    GV Wales attacking. CU Men in crowd. GV Wales attacking ball is passed to Ron Hewitt, who passes to Len Allchurch. SV Crowd. GV Wales attacking, Len Allchurch with ball, he has a tussle with Irish defender and passes back. GV Jimmy McIlroy with ball. SV Men in crowd. LV Ireland attacking, ball is centred from Irish right wing. Billy Simpson gets his head to it and it goes into the net for Ireland's first goal. SV Crowd. GV Ireland attacking. GV Crowds. GV Wales attacking, Hewitt gets the ball and shoots just outside penalty box and it goes into the net for Wales' equaliser. LV Crowds streaming onto pitch after final whistle.

    (Neg.)

    Also mentioned are R Peacock, Terry Medwin, Cunningham, and Ivor Allchurch.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1527.12
    Media URN:
    49382
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/04/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:21:00 / 01:23:31:00
    Canister:
    58/32 (Special)

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