1948-49 Football Combination Match 23 Portsmouth 2-0 Leicester City

19481225 Official Programme Leicester City Home FC
19481225 Official Programme Leicester City Home FC
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Era 1945-1970 : Magnificent to Mediocre
Season 1948-49
Date Sat Dec 25, 1948
Match Type Reserve Team
Competition Football Combination
Stage Match 23
Kick Off 11.00am
Venue Fratton Park
Home Team Portsmouth
Away Team Leicester City
Status Completed after 90 minutes
Final Score Portsmouth 2-0 Leicester City
Home Scorers Reid, Neave.
Away Scorers None
Home Line Up Humpston, Hindmarsh, Drummond, Neave, Bowler, Thompson, Brown, Delapenha, Reid, Lawler, Evans.
Away Line Up Unknown
Match Summary Without ever thrilling the fans, Pompey Reserves gained a comfortable 2-0 win over Leicester City Reserves at Fratton Park on Christmas Day and kept themselves snugly at the top of the Combination table.