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Cup Final Grandstand


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Introduced direct from the Empire Stadium, Wembley by David Coleman
The 1979 FA Cup Final
Arsenal v
Manchester United
BBC outside broadcast cameras bring you the whole of football's great occasion.
Commentator JOHN MOTSON Comments by JIMMY HILL and Southampton Manager LAWRIE MCMENEMY
11.30 Cup Final Morning david coleman sets the scene inside Wembley Stadium. BARRY DAVIES and TONY GUBBA talk to the players of both teams at their hotels.
12.0 The Road to Wembley
Goals, near misses, and lucky escapes - BARRY DAVIES relives the outstanding moments of the Cup's early rounds and traces the progress of the t\vo finalists to Wembley.
12.10 pm News Headlines
Cup Final Mastermind
Soccer experts from the Arsenal and Manchester United Supporters' Clubs match their wits in Mastermind. FRANK BOUGH asks specialist questions about their own clubs, and tests their general football knowledge for the Cup Final Mastermind Trophy.
12.40 The Cup Final Managers
TERRY NEILL of Arsenal and DAVE SEXTON of Manchester United talk to DAVID COLEMAN
Racing from Lingfield
1.0 The John Barr Whisky Stakes Handicap. (lim)
1.10 Great Names Recalled
Both Arsenal and Manchester United have a rich and varied history. BOB WILSON looks back at the names that have made each club famous - men like Herbert Chap -man, Joe Mercer and Frank McLintock for Arsenal; and for Manchester United, Duncan Edwards, Sir Matt Busby and Bobby Charlton.
Racing from Lingfield
1.30 Ladbrokes Derby Trial dim) The most significant Derby trial over the full distance, and a similar course to the Epsom Derby, worth over E14,000 to the winner Commentators PETER O'SULLEVAN JIMMY LINDLEY and JULIAN WILSON
Inside Wembley
The Cup Final atmosphere mounts as the teams arrive at Wembley. Goal of the Season
See the winning goals and find out who has won L300 of Premium Bonds in this popular competition.
Meet the Teams
BOB WILSON presents profiles of today's players and talks to them ' live' on the pitch. The Final Word
2.45 Abide with Me
The crowd, accompanied by the MASSED BANDS OF HM ROYAL MARINES, sing the traditional Cup Final hymn.
The FA Cup Final
Arsenal v Manchester United
3.45 Half-time marching display by the MASSED BANDS OF HM ROYAL MARINES. Director of Music
3.55 The FA Cup Final Second Half
4.45 Presentation of the Cup and Medals by HRH The Prince of Wales
4.55 Meet the Winners
The outstanding players of the match talk to BARRY DAVIES and watch the vital Cup Final action.
Scottish Cup Final
Highlights of Hibernian v Rangers from Hampden Park
Television presentation: FA Cup Final ALEC WEEKS
Cup Final Mastermind
Grandstand presented by MARTIN HOPKINS and RICHARD TILLING
Cup Final result and report on Cecfux


Unknown: David Coleman
Commentator: John Motson
Unknown: Jimmy Hill
Unknown: Lawrie McMenemy
Unknown: Barry Davies
Unknown: Tony Gubba
Unknown: Barry Davies
Unknown: Bill Giles
Unknown: Frank Bough
Unknown: Terry Neill
Unknown: Dave Sexton
Unknown: David Coleman
Unknown: Bob Wilson
Unknown: Herbert Chap
Unknown: Joe Mercer
Unknown: Frank McLintock
Unknown: Sir Matt Busby
Unknown: Bobby Charlton.
Commentators: Peter O'Sullevan
Commentators: Jimmy Lindley
Commentators: Julian Wilson
Unknown: Bob Wilson
Unknown: Jimmy Hill
Unknown: Lawrie McMenemy
Unknown: Major J. R. Mason
Unknown: Barry Davies
Unknown: Alec Weeks
Unknown: John Shrewsbury
Unknown: Peter Massey
Unknown: Dennis Monger
Presented By: Martin Hopkins
Unknown: Richard Tilling
Edited By: Harold Anderson

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