RECAP as Portsmouth's hopes of another Wembley visit are dashed at Cambridge

Welcome to the Abbey Stadium for tonight’s Papa John’s Trophy clash with Cambridge United.

By Jordan Cross
Tuesday, 11th January 2022, 8:54 pm
Cambridge v Pompey
Cambridge v Pompey

A place in the quarter-finals of the competition and a trip to Rotherham United is at stake as Pompey make a quick return to the Abbey Stadium, eight days after the 0-0 draw in the league.

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LIVE: Cambridge United 2 Portsmouth 1

Last updated: Tuesday, 11 January, 2022, 20:54

  • Knibbs opens scoring (49min)
  • Knibbs makes it 2-0 (59min)
  • Jacobs close-range finish gives Pompey hope (79min)

FT Cambridge 2 Pompey 1

Ball into the box towards Marquis but the flag is up.

Tunnicliffe shot from the edge of the box deflected for a goal kick

Six minutes’ stoppage time

Dickens on for Lankester.

Harness attacks but the ball ricochets for a goal kick.

Okedina with a key touch as Marquis lurks from Romeo’s cross

Marquis plants a close-range header wide as a great chance for a leveller goes begging.

Lankester shot deflected for a corner

Cup hero Ironside on for Knibbs as Cambridge pressure earns the home side a corner, which is cleared.

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