1949-50 Football League Division One (D1) Match 36 Portsmouth 3-0 Fulham

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Era 1945-1970 : Magnificent to Mediocre
Season 1949-50
Date Fri Apr 7, 1950
Match Type First Team
Competition Football League Division One (D1)
Stage Match 36
Kick Off 3.00pm
Venue Fratton Park
Home Team Portsmouth
Away Team Fulham
Attendance 39342
Referee E Vickery (Bristol)
Status Completed after 90 minutes
Final Score Portsmouth 3-0 Fulham
Home Scorers Harris 18, 49, Froggatt 57
Away Scorers None
Home Line Up Butler Hindmarsh Ferrier Scoular Spence Dickinson Harris Reid Clarke Pickett Froggatt
Away Line Up Kelly Freeman Bacuzzi Quested Taylor Beasley Stevens Thomas Campbell Jezzard Hinshelwood
Match Summary Harris surely plays himself into England contention, bewildering Bacuzzi. First he flashes a shot into the roof of the net from an acute angle, then draws Kelly and slots home, after being put clear by Clarke. Finally he sets up Froggatt for a header which had the power of a shot.