‘Magnificent defensively...dogged at Pompey’s heart’ – Portsmouth player ratings from 2-0 victory at Shrewsbury

Check out our player ratings from Pompey’s 2-0 victory over Shrewsbury at New Meadow.

Sunday, 24th March 2019, 11:32 am
Updated Sunday, 24th March 2019, 11:36 am
The Pompey players at the final whsitle
The Pompey players at the final whsitle

Ben Close broke the deadlock on 40 minutes, before Brett Pitman sealed the win 11 minutes from time.

Faultless handling and some timely stops - 8
Rock solid once more - 7

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Magnificent defensively - 9
Well focused on repelling attacks - 8
Some excellent deliveries down the left - 7
Dogged at Pompeys heart - 7
Achieved the breakthrough the visitors desperately needed - 8
(89 mins Anton Walkes): Probed away - 7
Instinctively in the right place to seal victory - 7
Bright presence throughout - 7
(55 mins Oli Hawkins): Didnt quite go for him - 6
(Omar Bogle - 55mins): Another assist for Blues - 7