Pompey 2-0 Blackpool: Match ratings

Pompey midfielder Amine Linganzi Picture: Joe Pepler
Pompey midfielder Amine Linganzi Picture: Joe Pepler
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Amine Linganzi was named The News’ Pompey man of the match from their victory over Blackpool.

Here’s how the midfielder was rated by our chief sports writer Neil Allen, along with the rest of the Blues team.

Match ratings

David Forde: Dominated his box - 7

Gareth Evans (2): Displayed finishing touch again - 8

Christian Burgess: Absolutely magnificent - 8

Matt Clarke: Tower of strength - 8

Enda Stevens: Endless stream of attacking runs - 8

Michael Doyle: Snapped at everything - 8

Amine Linganzi: His best Pompey performance - 9

Jamal Lowe (1): Some good moments - 7

Gary Roberts: Roared back to form - 8

Kyle Bennett (3): Finest display for months - 7

Eoin Doyle: Sensational work-rate - 8


(1) Carl Baker (68 mins): Intelligence for second goal - 7

(2) Kal Naismith (75 mins): Gave more legs - 6

(3) Jack Whatmough (83 mins)