RECAP: Shrewsbury 1-2 Portsmouth: Ex-Norwich man Louis Thompson hands Blues three points in dramatic game that saw a red card and former Sunderland man score

Pompey returned to action perfectly 10 days away with success against Shrewsbury.

By Sam Cox
Tuesday, 22nd February 2022, 9:44 pm

After finding themselves a goal down, the Blues turned the game on its head thanks to Aiden O’Brien’s leveller and Louis Thompson’s late strike.

Recap the game with updates as they happened.

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Last updated: Tuesday, 22 February, 2022, 21:41

  • Danny Cowley’s side return to action after 10 days away
  • The Blues are looking to record the third consecutive league victory
  • Tyler Walker aiming to score first goal since his loan arrival from Coventry

FULL-TIME: Shrewsbury 1-2 Pompey

Hackett fires over from range. Should have taken it to the corner.

Five minutes added time

OFF: Elliott Bennett

ON: Saikou Janneh

GOOOOOOOOAAAAAAAAAALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL

THOMPSON FIRES INTO THE ROOF OF THE NET FROM RANGE 2-1 TO POMPEY!

Pompey sub:

OFF: Mahlon Romeo

ON: Reeco Hackett

Tunnicliffe commits a foul deep inside the Shrewsbury half. Has not been his best game upon his return to the starting XI

Shrewsbury sub

OFF: Tom Bloxham

ON: Ryan Bowman

Tunnicliffe’s whipped, inviting ball into the box is met by the toe of George Hirst which forces a great save from Marosi. That’s better.

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