1948-49 Football Combination Cup Match 8 Millwall 5-1 Portsmouth

19490319 Official Programme Millwall Away FCC
19490319 Official Programme Millwall Away FCC
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Era 1945-1970 : Magnificent to Mediocre
Season 1948-49
Date Sat Mar 19, 1949
Match Type Reserve Team
Competition Football Combination Cup
Stage Match 8
Kick Off 3.00pm
Venue The Den
Home Team Millwall
Away Team Portsmouth
Status Completed after 90 minutes
Final Score Millwall 5-1 Portsmouth
Home Scorers Salzman, Brown OG, Mansfield, Sutcliffe, Morton
Away Scorers Morton Own Goal.
Home Line Up Finlayson, Fisher, Tyler, Davies, Morton, Brolley, Sutcliffe, Salzman, Simmonds, Jones, Mansfield.
Away Line Up Humpston, Rookes, Drummond, Elder, Bowler, Duggins, Gordon, Brown, Asher, Pickett, Bennett.
Match Summary Pompey suffered a severe blow when Phil Rookes broke down and was forced to leave the field after 22 minutes. The 10 men battled gamely, but the Lions took full advantage