LivePortsmouth 2 Rochdale 1: RECAP as Cowleys make it three wins in three at Fratton
The Cowleys aim to keep up their perfect start as struggling Rochdale come to Fratton Park today.
The new management team have picked up two wins in as many games after succeeding Kenny Jackett at the helm.
They will aim to cement their position in the play-offs this afternoon with the season invigorated by their arrivals.
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Then it’s live commentary from 3pm where we will bring you a blow-by-blow account at the action unfolds.
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Pompey 2 Rochdale1
Last updated: Friday, 02 April, 2021, 16:36
- One change for Pompey as Curtis replaces the suspended Marquis
- Cowleys looking to extend 100 per cent record
- Marquis banned for three games leaving Blues with no strikers
Williams booked for clipping O’Connell’s heels
Shot from long range by Rathbone easy for MacGillivray
20 minutes to go and Pompey looking fairly comfortable
Cracking raid down the right frees Williams and O’Connell does well to put his cross behind for a corner which is cleared
Dooley on for Shaughnessy
Free-kick worked to Harness and Raggett flicks his cross past the post with the aid of a deflection. Pompey corner is cleared
Rathbone fouls Brown 30 yards out right touchline
White on for Jacobs
Raggett does well to put Beesley off at the near post and it’s a Pompey goal kick
Harvey White being readied
Rathbone almost puts Baah free in the box but Pompey clear
Great link-up between Curtis, Harness and Jacobs. Pompey full of attacking ideas but Rochdale clear
Brown cross behind for a corner by O’Connell
Pompey into fifth place as things stand
Morley and Roberts off for McShane and Grant