1948-49 Football League Division One (D1) Match 40 Portsmouth 2-0 Huddersfield Town

19490502 EN 3550
19490502 EN 3550
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Era 1945-1970 : Magnificent to Mediocre
Season 1948-49
Date Sat Apr 30, 1949
Match Type First Team
Competition Football League Division One (D1)
Stage Match 40
Kick Off 3.00pm
Venue Fratton Park
Home Team Portsmouth
Away Team Huddersfield Town
Attendance 37042
Referee H Williams (London)
Status Completed after 90 minutes
Final Score Portsmouth 2-0 Huddersfield Town
Home Scorers Reid 19p, Clarke 83
Away Scorers None
Home Line Up Butler Hindmarsh Ferrier Scoular Flewin Thompson Harris Reid Clarke Phillips Froggatt
Away Line Up Mills Stewart Hayes Boot Hepplewhite Whittaker Metcalfe Nightingale Glazzard Hansen McKenna
Match Summary Flewin receives the trophy from EJ Cearns of the Football League, as fans flood the pitch. Monty – of course – is there, but Dickinson’s head injury means he misses his first ever game due to injury. Hepplewhite’s handball allowed Reid to convert, then he set up Clarke to fire home.