'Superb assist... can feel hard done-by... crucial winner' - Neil Allen's match ratings as Portsmouth beat Bolton 1-0

Check out Neil Allen’s Pompey match ratings following the Blues’ 1-0 win against Bolton.

Saturday, 28th September 2019, 6:35 pm
Craig MacGillivray

Brett Pitman’s 66th-minute header broke the deadlock after the front man missed from the penalty spot just before the hour mark.

Some important first-half moments - 7
Superb assist as right-back begins to show his quality - 7

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Grew significantly into game - 7
Tower of strength at the back - 8
Solid enough performance from the left-back - 6
Battled away despite numerous stops for treatment - 7
Enjoyed much-improved second half - 6
(replaced by Harness - 46mins): Can feel hard done-by at substitution - 7
Popped up with the crucial winner - 7
(replaced by Evans - 62mins): Needs a break after another below-par showing - 5
Ran himself into the ground for team - 8
(replaced Ryan Williams - 46mins): Excellent entrance to lift Pompey - 8
(replaced Curtis on 62mins): Added welcome drive - 7