1948-49 Football League Division One (D1) Match 3 Portsmouth 1-0 Burnley

19480828 Photograph Burnley Reid
19480828 Photograph Burnley Reid
See more related items


Era 1945-1970 : Magnificent to Mediocre
Season 1948-49
Date Sat Aug 28, 1948
Match Type First Team
Competition Football League Division One (D1)
Stage Match 3
Kick Off 3.00pm
Venue Fratton Park
Home Team Portsmouth
Away Team Burnley
Attendance 37846
Referee J Tregallas (Birmingham)
Status Completed after 90 minutes
Final Score Portsmouth 1-0 Burnley
Home Scorers Froggatt 15
Away Scorers None
Home Line Up Butler Rookes Ferrier Scoular Flewin Dickinson Harris Barlow Reid Phillips Froggatt
Away Line Up Strong Woodruff Mather Attwell Brown Bray Chew Morris Billingham Potts Wilson
Match Summary Unchanged Pompey resist a second-half barrage at a sultry Fratton. Froggatt is fouled and exacts revenge nodding home Dickinson’s free-kick. Wilson misses a sitter for Clarets, letting Butler clear the danger. Reserve Juliussen could be off to Everton, but the directors are tight-lipped