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Saturday Sport


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Introduced by Kenneth Wolstenholme.
Today's filmed football reports spotlight Billy Wright's old and new clubs, who meet at Highbury. The ex-Wolves player, who now manages Arsenal, will be helping to stop these goal-hungry Wolves. The rest of the day's sporting highlights are also included.

Bolton v. Nottingham Forest
At Burnden Park, Alan Weeks watches Bolton tackle the Forest, who are enjoying one of their best seasons for years.

Arsenal v. Wolverhampton Wanderers
At Highbury, Kenneth Wolstenholme sees the match of the day between two of soccer's glamour clubs.


Presenter/commentator (Arsenal v. Wolverhampton Wanderers): Kenneth Wolstenholme
Manager (Arsenal): Billy Wright
Commentator (Bolton v. Nottingham Forest): Alan Weeks
Editor: Lawrie Higgins
Presented by: Richard Tilling

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