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Friday, 27 November 2015

The Road to the First World Cup - Part 1 (Joefa's World Cup History)

This is part one of a 19 minute plus film of Uruguay's gold medal victory at the Olympic Games in 1924, from the the youtube channel Joefa's World Cup History. It gives you a sense of the architectural styles, fashions and modes of transports as well as the sights, sounds and scenes from the 1920's. It also includes footage of their match from the Olympic final against Switzerland and scenes from the port of Montevideo where Uruguayan fans await the arrival of their Olympic heroes. Go to the channel and subscribe in anticipation of part two or watch this space.