FOOTBALL Worldcup Final 1946

Title reads: “The Cup Final”. Wembley Stadium, London. Football Association FA Cup final. Aerial shot of stadium. Various shots of King George VI meeting teams – Derby County and Charlton Athletic. Skippers – Jack Nicholas of Derby and Don Welsh of Charlton – introduce their team mates to the King. Panning shot of massive crowd. M/S of team captains tossing coin with referee. Various shots of match. C/U of Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) watching game. Charlton’s Bert Turner score an own goal. Good shot crowds cheering. More shots match. A Derby player scores an own goal to equalise. C/U of King George VI, Queen Elizabeth (Queen Mother) and Earl of Athlone watching. Peter Dockety and Centre-forward Stamp score two more goals for Derby in extra time. The final score is 4-1 to Derby. C/U of Nicholas being presented with FA cup trophy by King and Queen. M/S of Derby team parading around pitch with cup. Other football players mentioned are for Derby: Dally Duncan and Reg Harrison and for Charlton: Johnson and Sam Bartram. FILM ID:1380.16 A VIDEO FROM BRITISH PATHÉ. EXPLORE OUR ONLINE CHANNEL, BRITISH PATHÉ TV. IT’S FULL OF GREAT DOCUMENTARIES, FASCINATING INTERVIEWS, AND CLASSIC MOVIES.
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