News chief sports writer Neil Allen gives his player ratings after the Blues’ 1-0 defeat at Plymouth.
The loss means Paul Cook’s side miss out on the League Two play-off final, after drawing 2-2 at Fratton Park on Thursday night.
Ryan Allsop: Did okay - 7
Ben Davies: Reined in attacking forays - 6
Christian Burgess: The pick of the defence - 8
Adam Barton: So comfortable on the ball - 7
Enda Stevens: Very solid - 7
Michael Doyle: Covered every blade - 7
Danny Hollands (2): Influence ended early - 6
Gareth Evans (1): Early injury - 5
Gary Roberts: Forced to chase lost causes - 7
Kyle Bennett (3): Pompey’s best chance of creativity - 7
Marc McNulty: Given very few opportunities - 7
Adam McGurk (1): Little went for him – 5
Ben Close (2): Look very composed - 7
Conor Chaplin (3)