1948-49 Football League Division One (D1) Match 4 Everton 0-5 Portsmouth

19480901 Official Programme Everton Away
19480901 Official Programme Everton Away
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Era 1945-1970 : Magnificent to Mediocre
Season 1948-49
Date Wed Sep 1, 1948
Match Type First Team
Competition Football League Division One (D1)
Stage Match 4
Kick Off 6.30pm
Venue Goodison Park
Weather
Home Team Everton
Away Team Portsmouth
Attendance 41511
Receipts
Referee G Clark (London)
Status Completed after 90 minutes
Final Score Everton 0-5 Portsmouth
Home Scorers None
Away Scorers Harris 4, Froggatt 35, 40, Reid 52, Barlow 86
Home Line Up Sagar Saunders Drysdale Grant Cameron Farrell McIlhatton Wainwright Dodds Lello McCormack
Away Line Up Butler Rookes Ferrier Scoular Bowler Dickinson Harris Barlow Reid Phillips Froggatt
Match Summary Poor Everton are swamped again as Pompey go top, but it might have been different had Dodds not blazed over just after Froggatt’s head made it 2-0. Moments later Sagar misjudges Froggatt’s centre and it’s all over. Harris (cross-shot) and Reid (header) put Pompey on easy street.