1948-49 Football Combination Match 14 Portsmouth 3-0 Southend United

19481009 Official Programme Southend United Home FC
19481009 Official Programme Southend United Home FC
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Era 1945-1970 : Magnificent to Mediocre
Season 1948-49
Date Sat Oct 9, 1948
Match Type Reserve Team
Competition Football Combination
Stage Match 14
Kick Off 3.00pm
Venue Fratton Park
Home Team Portsmouth
Away Team Southend United
Attendance 11000
Status Completed after 90 minutes
Final Score Portsmouth 3-0 Southend United
Home Scorers Clarke 2, Elder.
Away Scorers None
Home Line Up Humpston, Hindmarsh, Drummond, Neave, McCoy, Thompson, Brown, Delapenha, Clarke, Elder, Parker.
Away Line Up Hankey, Lindsay, Linton, Pritchard, Thornhill, French, Lane, Brown, Travis, Osmond, Bell.
Match Summary The top two teams in the Football Combination, separated only by goal average, came face to face at Fratton Park, the home side winning courtesy of three first half goals.