1949-50 Football League Division One (D1) Match 27 Portsmouth 4-0 Huddersfield Town

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Era 1945-1970 : Magnificent to Mediocre
Season 1949-50
Date Sat Jan 21, 1950
Match Type First Team
Competition Football League Division One (D1)
Stage Match 27
Kick Off 2.30pm
Venue Fratton Park
Home Team Portsmouth
Away Team Huddersfield Town
Attendance 29746
Referee H Pearce (Luton)
Status Completed after 90 minutes
Final Score Portsmouth 4-0 Huddersfield Town
Home Scorers Wheeler 30 (og), Reid 60, Froggatt 67, 75
Away Scorers None
Home Line Up Butler Hindmarsh Ferrier Scoular Flewin Dickinson Harris Reid Clarke Phillips Froggatt
Away Line Up Wheeler Gallogly Stewart Battye Boot Morgan McKenna Lynn Burke Nightingale Metcalfe
Match Summary The Admiral of the Fleet joins Monty in the Directors Box as Wheeler sinks Terriers’ hopes by dropping Froggatt’s cross over the line. The keeper was also injured, only resuming after treatment, but he couldn’t deny Reid, then Froggatt from close range and direct from a corner.