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    The FA Cup fourth round - West Ham United beats Cardiff City 2-1.

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    Upton Park, London.

    CU. Football (title super over). Start of the FA (Football Association) Cup 4th round football match between West Ham United and Cardiff City. SCU. Two captains tossing up. GV. Cardiff kick off. Ball passed back to a Cardiff halfback who sends a long ball out to the right wing. Intercepted by a West Ham back and kicked at Walsh who receives. He starts Cardiff attack, crosses ball over West Ham goal area. Cleared by West Ham defence who run up-field and boot it away. SCU. Crowd. TS. Cardiff goal. Dare runs forward after loose ball. Get it and beats a defender. He dribbles round goalkeeper and crashes ball in net. Congratulations. West Ham leads 1-0. SCU. Crowd cheering. LS. Trevor Ford with ball, dribbles around M. Allison. Shoots towards goal. Ball goes over bar. CU. Spectators waving arms about. LS. Play in midfield. Gerry Hitchens falls over pushing ball forward. Ford gets it. Gregory is coming out to narrow the angle. Ford kicks it wide of Gregory. Gregory dives in vain and ball goes into net. Pan to cheering crowd. Score 1-1. LS. West Ham attack on Cardiff goal. Ball bobbing about in goal area. Comes loose to Harry Hooper. He beats his man and tries a shot which beats Howells but Alfred Sherwood is there to clear and he dribbles away. It goes for corner. CU. Crowd. LV. Players in Cardiff goal area. Ron Howells punches clear. Ball goes loose and is slung across goal area where John Dicks heads it. Ball in net. West Ham in a lead 2-1. SV. Crowd waving and cheering. TV. Cardiff attacking West Ham goal. Hitchens chasing ball. Gregory dives for it but a West Ham back saves the situation and kicks it from between the pair of them.


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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Black & White
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    01:29:21:00 / 01:30:41:00

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