• Short Summary

    Football match between Wales and Ireland ends in a draw 1-1.

  • Description

    Ninian Park, Cardiff, Wales.

    (Wales and Ireland Only.)

    SV The teams coming out onto the field. Wales have a strip round their shorts. GV Crowd in stand. LV Wales kicking from left to right. Wales taking free kick just outside Ireland's penalty area. A welsh footballer runs forward and kicks the ball into the goal area where Norman Uprichard gathers the ball safely in his arms. Trevor Ford dashes in and charges him heavily and he drops the ball to save taking it over for a corner. Ball goes loose and an Irish defender just manages to kick it clear from Tapscott. Jimmy Jones collects, runs forward and centres the ball across the goal where Ivor Allchurch with an Irish defender jumps for it. Ball then goes onto the left wing where Roy Clarke and Cunningham chase it. Clarke beats his man and centres the ball back into the Irish goal area where Ford, with only the goalkeeper to beat, outs the ball wide. SV Spectators. GV Welsh goal area, Ireland attacking. Lockhart heads the ball back to a team mate, but it is intercepted. Ball comes back to Lockhart but he is bowled over and looses possession to Harrington. Alfred Sherwood runs back and collects the ball. Lockhart chases him but Alf Sherwood pushes it back out to Harrington who receives. John Charles who is moving into position receives the ball from Harrington and starts to run down field with it. SV Charles still in possession having now past the half way line runs on and flicks the ball to Ford who is standing just outside the Irish penalty area. Ford jumps over the ball and lets it run out to Clarke who is running in and shoots. The ball is in the net. Wales 1 - Ireland 0. Pan, cheering crowd. GV Irish goal area, Wales on the attack. Jones in possession, running down the right wing. He crosses the ball into the goal mouth where Cunningham manages to head the ball away from the goal. It runs out near the penalty spot where a Welshman running in. Shoots - but it is deflected wide off the goal. GV Massed crowd.

    GV Irish goal mouth, Wales having been awarded penalty. Paul runs to take the kick and Norman Uprichard dives brilliantly and saves. He runs with the ball and throws it out to the left wing. SV Part of crowd cheering. GV Irish goal area. Uprichard collects the ball and runs. He throws it out to right wing to Billy Bingham who receives and kicks up field. GV Massed crowd. GV Welsh goal area. The ball kicked in that direction from the last scene where Jones has dashed in and pushes the ball past Jack Kelsey who has run out of his goal. Ball in net. Pan, players congratulating. SV Massed crowd cheering. SV Pan, Ireland on the attack from the right wing. McIlroy in possession, passes ball to another Irishman who receives. He in turn passes back to McIlroy who receives and swings the ball across the goal. Jones swing a lovely right footed shot, Kelsey dives brilliantly to push it out of the goal - bad luck Ireland. SV Crowd. SV Irish goal mouth. The ball comes into the centre but Uprichard gathers it and throws it out to the right wing. Bingham receives and passes inside to Cunningham who receives and kicks the ball up field to start Irish attack going. SV Massed crowd. GV Welsh goal area. The ball coming through the air. Kelsey jumps and punches it away. It comes out to right wing where it is sent back into the Welsh goal mouth but Kelsey runs out and punches it away.

    (Lavender) (Orig. "D")

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:12:00 / 01:55:09:00
    56/31 Special

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