1948-49 Football Combination Match 12 Southampton 0-0 Portsmouth

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Era 1945-1970 : Magnificent to Mediocre
Season 1948-49
Date Sat Oct 2, 1948
Match Type Reserve Team
Competition Football Combination
Stage Match 12
Kick Off 3.00pm
Venue The Dell
Weather Fine
Home Team Southampton
Away Team Portsmouth
Attendance 8600
Status Completed after 90 minutes
Final Score Southampton 0-0 Portsmouth
Home Scorers None
Away Scorers None
Home Line Up Stansbridge, Gregory, Ellerington, Wilkins, Clements, Ballard, Grant, Scott, Sharpe, Veck, Goodship.
Away Line Up Humpston, Yeuell, Drummond, Bowler, McCoy, Neave, Brown, Delapenha, Clarke, Elder, Parker.
Match Summary A creditable achievement by the Reserves to bring back a point from The Dell. Defences were on top in a game which was fought out with skill and speed, despite the heat.