1948-49 Football Combination Match 22 Bristol Rovers 0-1 Portsmouth

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Era 1945-1970 : Magnificent to Mediocre
Season 1948-49
Date Sat Dec 18, 1948
Match Type Reserve Team
Competition Football Combination
Stage Match 22
Kick Off 3.00pm
Venue Eastville
Home Team Bristol Rovers
Away Team Portsmouth
Status Completed after 90 minutes
Final Score Bristol Rovers 0-1 Portsmouth
Home Scorers None
Away Scorers Lawler
Home Line Up Liley, Peacock, Dodds, Sampson, Winters, Jones, Leamon, Haddon, Roost, Watkins, Bush.
Away Line Up Humpston, Hindmarsh, Drummond, Neave, Bowler, Thompson, Brown, Delapenha, Reid, Lawler, Evans.
Match Summary Pompey Reserves won a hard struggle in the mud by the only goal of the match scored by Lawler from Reid's pass. Pompey also had to thank Humpston for a grand display in goal.