Footage from the first filmed football match in 1897 can be found on YouTube here.
I was just wondering, who are the two football clubs in action?
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According the The Belfast Telegraph, this is a match between Glentoran FC and Cliftonville FC on Mersey Street in Belfast, Northern Ireland, and is indeed thought to be the first known video of a football match:
Archive footage of a football match in east Belfast dating back to 1897 has been brought to life with a stunning new colourised version appearing online.
The footage of Glentoran v Cliftonville was taken in Mersey Street and is thought to be the oldest available in the world of any football match.
It was captured by Frenchman Alexandre Promio for the Lumiere Brothers company at the time and later screened at the Belfast Empire to amazed crowds.
From the article - there is now even a colourised, speed-corrected version: