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)

Just have to say, this has been pretty dreadful so far. Pompey have had two blocked shots and failed to work the keeper

Sho-Silva fires at goal from 20 yards but Bass is down low to smother the ball

Game restarts and Hirst promptly totally fails to control a ball forward into the striker.

Mnoga off for Williams

Williams coming on for Pompey

HT Pompey 0 Sutton 0

Four minutes’ of stoppage time

Freeman on for Downing.

Downing down hurt and going off.

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