Norwich v Pompey - Hot or Not?

Matty Kennedy. Picture: Joe Pepler

Pompey 1 Southend 0: They said what

nPower Championship, Carrow Road, Saturday Dacember 11, 2010.

Jamie Ashdown - Crucial saves - 8

Joel Ward - Maturing all the time - 7

Ricardo Rocha - Magnificent - 9

Aaron Mokoena - Some big interceptions - 7

Greg Halford - Overlapping menace - 8

Liam Lawrence* - Key in second half - 7

Hayden Mullins - Real grafter - 7

Michael Brown - Nous counted - 7

John Utaka** - Typical flashes of good and bad - 7

David Nugent - Made the difference - 9

Dave Kitson*** - A front man's peformance - 7

SUBSTITUTES

Ibrahima Sonko* (90 mins)

Nadir Ciftci** (90 mins)

Kanu*** (90 mins)

Subs not used: Darryl Flahavan, Hermann Hreidarsson

NORWICH

John Ruddy - Couldn't be faulted - 6

Russell Martin - In-and-out display - 6

Elliott Ward - Troubled by Kitson - 6

Leon Barnett - Rush of blood - 5

Simon Lappin*** - Not a major factor - 6

David Fox - Anchored his side well - 7

Andrew Crofts - Clever display - 7

Wes Hoolahan - Classy talent - 8

Henri Lansbury* - Not the feared threat - 6

Chris Martin - A handful - 7

Simeon Jackson** - A danger – but big misses - 7

SUBSTITUTES

Korey Smith* (80 mins)

Oli Johnson** (83 mins)

Anthony McNamee*** (89 mins)

Subs not used: Jed Steer, Michael Nelson, Owain Tudor-Jones, Luke Daley

STAR MAN: David Nugent

Just edges Ricardo Rocha. Changed the face of the game in the second half with his exuberance and quality.

MAGIC MOMENT:

Davd Nugent's breathtaking runs – and equally breathtaking baiting of the Norwich supporters.

LET'S 'AVE HIM: Wes Hoolahan

Worried Pompey with his energy, passing and shooting quality.

HE'S ALL YOURS: Leon Barnett

Given a hard time by Kitson – then slaughtered by Nugent.

THE BOSS: Paul Lambert

Lost the tactical battle with Steve Cotterill from a winning position.

MAN IN THE MIDDLE: Simon Hooper (Wiltshire)

Decent display and got it right for the penalty.