• Short Summary

    Brazil's World Cup soccer team play their game against a local side in Guadalajara, Mexico, tomorrow (Wednesday) in their warmup for the championship starting May 31st.

  • Description

    1.
    MV Police outside entrance of training camp in Guadalajara Mexico (2 shots)
    0.13

    2.
    LV Training camp with swimming pool in F/G
    0.19

    3.
    STV Pele arriving & greeted by young fans
    0.27

    4.
    LV & MV Players prepare for training session(2 shots)
    0.35

    5.
    MV Team coach call players in for training
    0.40

    6.
    MV Players limbering up
    0.46

    7.
    CU Mario Americo Trainer
    0.48

    8.
    SV Players training
    0.56

    9.
    SV Spectators
    0.59

    10.
    MV & CU Training (2 shots)
    1.10

    11.
    SLV Players running around pitch
    1.17

    12.
    SV Spectators
    1.20

    13.
    CU Spectators PAN players kicking ball
    1.28

    14.
    SV Goalkeeper Felix in action
    1.33

    15.
    BV Ditto Ado in action
    1.36

    16.
    LV Pele shoots at goal
    1.39

    17.
    SV Tostao ditto
    1.44

    18.
    SV Player outwits defender & shoots
    1.53

    19.
    SV Pele shoots at goal
    2.00

    20.
    SVs Tostao & partner doing exercises (2 shots)
    2.11

    21.
    MV PAN pressmen beside team coach (bus)
    2.16



    Initials AJC/VS/DW/SGM


    SPORT: SOCCER

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Brazil's World Cup soccer team play their game against a local side in Guadalajara, Mexico, tomorrow (Wednesday) in their warmup for the championship starting May 31st. On Sunday, the former champions held their first training session at the luxurious Club Providencia ground just outside Guadalajara.

    Dozens of local citizens perched on walls overlooking the ground as the Brazilians went through their routine. As training sessions go, it was a fairly tough workout but the players showed no signs of fatigue despite only a day-long rest after the flight from Brazil.

    After limbering up in midfield, the entire party went through their now famous running exercises...several laps around the pitch. The players then had a brisk workout that fully tested goalkeepers Ado and Felix. One shot snapped the steel netting guarding the tennis court behind the goal.

    There was a minor scare for trainer Mario Americo. One of his star strikers, Tostao--the man sometimes called the "White Pele"-- limped for a while after the ball struck his ankle, but he soon recovered. Pele himself was in great form and obviously the Brazilians will present a formidable hurdle to the defending champions England. The two countries, together in Group Four, are to meet on June 7th.

    Brazil, the world's most consistent and successful World Cup nation, open their challenge with a match against Czechoslovakia on June 3rd.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2GKGNLWFN7PGZLQC5TA8VA05J
    Media URN:
    VLVA2GKGNLWFN7PGZLQC5TA8VA05J
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/05/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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