FT Portsmouth 0 Sutton United 2 RECAP on costly night for Blues as they're left on brink of Trophy exit

Welcome to Fratton Park for tonight’s Papa John’s Trophy clash with Sutton United.

Tuesday, 12th October 2021, 9:41 pm
Pompey v Sutton United
Pompey v Sutton United

Danny Cowley’s men go in search of their first win in this season’s compeition against the Londoners (7.45pm).

The clash with Matt Gray’s side will be the first time Pompey have met the Us in competitive action.

The game will give the Blues a chance to pick up back-to-back wins, after their 4-0 thrashing of League One leaders Sunderland before the international break.

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And it will also present Cowley with the opportunity to shuffle his pack and give some much-needed minutes to fringe players and perhaps a youngster or two.

We will be building up to kick-off with the team news at 6.45pm with reaction, talking points and video from PO4.

Then it’s live commentary from 7.45pm as we bring you the action and then reaction from portsmouth.co.uk after the game.

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LIVE Portsmouth 0 Sutton United 2 FT

Last updated: Tuesday, 12 October, 2021, 21:41

  • Olaofe opens scoring (55)
  • Pompey down to 10 men as Harrison goes off with all three subs used
  • John gets a second for Sutton (77)

Harrison takes a tumble and is down holding his ankle. Eventually gets to his feet.

Hirst fails to control the ball again from a ball forward. Not gone for him at all after the restart.

Boldewijn on for Olaofe

Amid the goal action Ahadme’s off for Harrison

Visitors make the breakthrough as Korboa crosses and Olaofe pokes the ball home at the second attempt.

Harrison being readied

Hackett’s corner is dropped by Bouzanis but Raggett can’t get a touch on the ball to force it home

Hackett’s corner is dropped by Bouzanis but Raggett can’t get a touch on the ball to force it home

Jacobs pushes to the byline and earns a corner.

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