• Short Summary

    The Fifth round F.A. Cup football match between Charlton and Arsenal.

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    Charlton, London.

    Start of the FA (Football Association) Cup 5th round match between Charlton and Arsenal. GV. Arsenal kick off to left of screen, Charlton in white shirts and black shorts. Arsenal in red shirts with white sleeves and white shorts. Arsenal attack. GV. Massed crowds. SV. Charlton goal area. Arsenal attacking. Ball comes over to Sam Bartram who jumps and collects. He throws it up field, Tiddy is challenging him. CU. Crowd. GV. Play - Hurst with the ball, loses the ball and Jimmy Bloomfield comes back to save the situation. He loses it and it comes out to the Charlton right wing. Arsenal back takes it away and kicks up-field. SV. Tapscott in possession attacking Charlton goal. He flicks it to Groves who runs on to the ball and bangs it past Bartram into the net. Charlton 0 - Arsenal 1. LV. Groves running back jumping for joy greeted by team mates. Camera pans with group of joyous Arsenal players. GV. Massed crowds - letting balloons go up into the air. LV. Charlton attacking. Bobby Ayre of Charlton tries one but the ball goes wide. SV. Jack Kelsey taking goal kick. He runs forward and boots ball up field. CY. Crowd. LV. Arsenal awarded free kick near Charlton goal. Group of Charlton players lined up. Evans running forward to try shot. He kicks it, ball hits a group of Charlton players and bounces about in the goal area. Charlton players defending it. Ball goes up in the air, players fight to head it and Groves dashes it. He misses and the ball is cleared. GV. Arsenal attacking on the right wing - Clapton in possession. He crosses the ball inside to Bloomfield who runs onto it and crashes it into the Charlton goal. Ball goes in. Charlton 0 - Arsenal 2. GV. Crowds.

    HALF-TIME. Charlton on the attack - Kelsey at the feet of a Charlton forward but misses ball and it runs loose on front of the Arsenal goal where John Ryan comes in and tries to kick it into the empty goal - But slices his kick and Kelsey comes back and dives on ball - (bad luck for Charlton) CU. Crowd. GV. Arsenal attacking - Clayton receives ball and runs forward Charlton goal - He passes out to Arsenal forward who shoots wide. SV. Charlton goal kick. Sam Bartram runs and kicks ball up field. GV. Charlton attacking: the Ball is crossed from the right wing - but Kelsey jumps - Collects ball being challenged by two Charlton forwards and saves the Arsenal goal - runs forward and clears up field.

    Score unclear. Arsenal wins the match.


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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:03:00 / 01:03:39:00

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