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    Football - Blackpool win 2-1 against Spurs to win Semi-Final played at Villa Park.

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    Villa Park, Birmingham, West Midlands. Football - FA Cup Semi-Final Blackpool V Tottenham Hotspur. Blackpool win 2-1.

    LV. Blackpool in white shorts and dark jerseys, kick off. STV. Crowd. STV. Stanley Matthews dribbles around Withers, centre, but Harry Clarke heads clear. SCU. Blackpool supporter in crowd. STV. Blackpool force a corner. LV. Crowd cheering. STV. William Perry races in and heads Blackpool's first goal from a Matthews corner. STV. Crowd. LV. Tottenham Hotspur attacking. A free kick is headed onto the Blackpool crossbar. The ball goes to Fenton, who hastily clears upfield. GV. Crowd. STV. Spurs equalising goal. Bennett running with ball - he sends across a low centre, Waters lifts leg over ball to let Duquemin slam home from close range. Pan to crowd cheering. LV. Matthews dribbling backwards and forwards around Withers, when he rounds him, cuts in towards goal line, sends over a low centre, forcing Ted Ditchburn to run out and smother it. STV. Crowd. GV. Blackpool attacking (lead to last goal). Ball sailing over towards Alf Ramsey. SV. Awkward bounce deceives Ramsey, he chests it down and mis-hits a back pass to Ditchburn. Jackie Mudie runs in and shoots under Ditchburn's body as the goal-keeper dives, pan to ball going into net. Pan to crowd. TV. Blackpool players congratulate as Ditchburn stays in kneeling position looking at Ramsey.


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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:10:00 / 01:31:30:00

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