1949-50 Football Combination Cup Match 8 Portsmouth 2-1 Millwall

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Era 1945-1970 : Magnificent to Mediocre
Season 1949-50
Date Sat Mar 4, 1950
Match Type Reserve Team
Competition Football Combination Cup
Stage Match 8
Kick Off 3.00pm
Venue Fratton Park
Weather Not known
Home Team Portsmouth
Away Team Millwall
Attendance
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Referee
Status Completed after 90 minutes
Final Score Portsmouth 2-1 Millwall
Home Scorers Atyeo, Own Goal.
Away Scorers Townsend
Home Line Up Humpston, Hindmarsh, Stephen, Elder, Cairney, Duggins, Ekner, Delapenha, Higham, Atyeo, Bennett.
Away Line Up Brewer, Evans, Tyler, Brolley Morton, Bradley, Hodgetts, Townsend, Eliott, Jones, Mansfield.
Match Summary Youth International John Atyeo gave Pompey a fourth minute lead, smacking an unstoppable shot into the net. Pompey doubled their lead midway through the second half, when the ball struck Millwall half Bradley in the face, and rebounded into the net for an own goal. Just before the final whistle, Townsend grabbed a consolation goal for the Lions.