1948-49 Football Combination Match 8 Portsmouth 6-0 Coventry City

19480918_Football Mail_1106.pdf
19480918_Football Mail_1106.pdf
See more related items


Era 1945-1970 : Magnificent to Mediocre
Season 1948-49
Date Sat Sep 18, 1948
Match Type Reserve Team
Competition Football Combination
Stage Match 8
Kick Off 3.00pm
Venue Fratton Park
Home Team Portsmouth
Away Team Coventry City
Attendance 8000
Status Completed after 90 minutes
Final Score Portsmouth 6-0 Coventry City
Home Scorers Bowler 3, Delapenha, Asher, Parker.
Away Scorers None
Home Line Up Humpston, Yeuell, Hudson, Bowler, McCoy, Foxton, Brown, Delapenha, Asher, Lawler, Parker.
Away Line Up Taylor, Latham, Tooze, Evans S, Langham, Lovering, Lewis, Evans R, Soden, Bull, Morrison.
Match Summary Pompey Reserves came back to their best form at Fratton Park. The visitors were outplayed, which was largely due to great work by Gerry Bowler who performed the hat-trick.