40 / Sat Apr 30, 1949 / League / Football League Division One (D1) / Portsmouth 2-0 Huddersfield Town

19490430 Official Programme Huddersfield Town Home White
19490430 Official Programme Huddersfield Town Home White
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Era 1946-1973
Season 1948-49
Date Sat Apr 30, 1949
Match Type First Team
Competition Sponsor
Competition Football League Division One (D1)
Match No 40
Stage League
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.
Source Portsmouth Champions of England, Farmery C, Desert Island Books (2000)
Pompeyrama Portsmouth 2-0 Huddersfield Town
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