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The voice of Jackie Milburn

21 May 2012Written by Gabriel Berner

A recording of players from Newcastle United and Blackpool discussing the forthcoming 1951 FA Cup Final is being offered by Eighteen Eighteen Auctioneers in Kendal, Cumbria, on May 29.

The 78 rpm vinyl captures the voices of ten United and 11 Blackpool players, including interviews with football greats Stanley Matthews and Jackie Milburn.

Watched by approximately 100,000 spectators on April 28 that year at Wembley, Newcastle United came out on top 2-0, with both goals being scored by Milburn.

Estimate £150-200.

Contact 0845 812 1818.

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