RECAP: Exeter 2-3 Portsmouth - Record-breaking Ronan Curtis snatches victory as Blues progress in EFL Trophy

Ronan Curtis became a Pompey history maker as the Blues advanced in the EFL Trophy

By Sam Cox
Friday, 7th January 2022, 9:29 pm

The Republic of Ireland international broke Yakubu’s record to be the club’s leading scorer in the 21st century with two late goals.

Danny Cowley’s side were staring elimination in the eyes before the forward’s intervention.

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  • Pompey are in second round action in the Papa John’s Trophy
  • Danny Cowley fields a strong team including Marquis, Harness, Romeo, and Morrell

FULL-TIME: Exeter 2-3 Pompey

90+3: GGGGGOOOOOOOAAAAAAALLLLLLLL

Curtis again! As he slams home surely the winner!

89: GGGGGGGOOOOOOAAAAAAALLLLLLL

RONAN CURTIS BREAKS YAKUBU’S RECORD TO LEVEL

OFF: Morrell

ON: Jewitt-White

Pompey’s best (and only) chance of the half so far as Morrell dinks the ball towards the back post where Hackett heads low but Dawson can claim the ball.

Can Pompey find a way back?

The hosts re-take the lead

OFF: Edwards

ON: Amond

67: Pushing for the lead

OFF: Azeez

ON: Thompson

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