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Match Report : 11/06/1969 v Ujpesti Dozsa
Ujpesti Dozsa   2 2

Scorer(s): Bene (31), Gorocs (44)

Newcastle United   3 0
Scorer(s): Bobby Moncur (46), Benny Arentoft (50), Alan Foggon (74)
Date: Wednesday, June 11th, 1969
Competition: Inter Cities Fairs Cup, Final, Second Leg
Season: 1968-69
Venue: Dozsa-Stadion, Budapest
Attendance: 37,000
Referee: Josef Heiman (Switzerland)
First Half
31 mins
44 mins
Second Half
46 mins
2-1Bobby Moncur. A half-cleared corner fell to Moncur who struck a sweet left-footed volley into the back of the net.
50 mins
72 mins
74 mins
2-3Alan Foggon. Latching on to a Davies flick on, Foggon fired the ball goalwards only to see it pushed onto the bar by the keeper. However he was first to react and pounced on the rebound, putting the ball into the empty net.

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Matchday Programme : 11/06/1969

Matchday Programme : 11/06/1969

Cup Glory For Newcastle

Newcastle were rattled when they went two goals down in the first half but a great display of guts - and a two goal blast within two minutes turned the game on its head. Firing a third to make it 3-2 on the night and 6-2 on aggregate this was a great night to be a Geordie!


Anon, 1969, Newcastle win in style, The Times, Thursday, June 12, 1969 [p12].

Summerbell, C., 1969, Harvey Braves Rip To Europe Glory, Daily Mirror, Thursday, June 12, 1969 [p27].