Vital Football

Pompey man of the match against Bolton

Pompey man of the match against Bolton

'Jamie O'Hara was our man of the match against Bolton', not my vote, yours - although these findings from pompeyrug's poll are thoughts that I do not entirely agree with to be honest...

Yep, I agree that O'Hara had a good game and I fully believe that he offered us something that we had been lacking - certainly from dead balls, his delivery was the best I had seen in a long time. He also offered us this outlet from the back and the only reason I can feel he came off was because he was tiring.

So, I can see why people went that way...

Although, for me, Tommy Smith is the one that should have been voted the man of the match - as he was the official man of the match - as he kept running all day long, never giving up and chasing down what might have seemed lost causes. I just feel a little disappointed that one of the best chances we had did not fall for him, not that I am saying he would have definitely scored.

  • What the poll asked - Man of the match against Bolton?

  • How you voted - O'Hara (71) 37%, Smith (83) 31%, Boateng 7%, Kaboul 7%, Belhadj 3%, James 3%, Sub - Yebda (71) 2%, Mokoena 2%, Vanden Borre 2%, Ben-Haim 2%, Brown 2%, Piquionne 1%, Sub - Webber (83) 1%

    Before we move on what are your thoughts on what the last poll concluded? You know what to do, thoughts below please guys...

    PLAY UP POMPEY!


    Bookmark and Share


    Join the Vital Pompey Debate

    Win FREE pizza with Vital Football!
    Select your team and get 50% off if they score twice.
    www.papajohns.co.uk/football
  • Writer:pompeyrug
    Date:Monday September 14 2009
    Time: 2:46PM

    Comments

    0
    Surprised Kaboul only came a very distant 3rd
    UKTony
    14/09/2009 16:01:00
    0
    OK. Own up. Who voted for Piquionne?
    PompeyDragon
    14/09/2009 16:23:00
    0
    Kaboul was great, im surprised he didn't get the vote. Nevermind, Jamie was great as well.
    .Andrew.
    14/09/2009 16:23:00
    0
    2% voted for Ben Haim? Oh dear... Drug users make theirselves known! :p
    .Andrew.
    14/09/2009 16:24:00
    0
    Kaboul was great, however he should have scored a second! Boateng had a very good game too, my man of the match, even though he faded a bit when O'Hara was off. Boateng gave us power and strenght going forward.
    Pompey Malta
    14/09/2009 17:27:00
    0
    I couldn't argue with any one of Smith, OHara or Kaboul. Newbies weren't as bad as I anticipated though if they are good enough against a mid table team is yet to be seen. Ultimately the most influential man of that game was sat in the dug out
    russellm
    14/09/2009 17:59:00
    0
    if williamson played we would of won!! we have far to little hight in their with belhadj and borre plus benhaim. kaboul rightback with williamson and ben haim herminator leftback.
    pompeyhussler
    14/09/2009 18:56:00
    0
    Never mind Ben Haim, who voted Belhadj!!
    paultsmouth
    14/09/2009 19:53:00
    0
    aaah, poor Belhadj, keeps playing him out of position! However, I didn't vote for him (for once)
    hammersmithblue
    14/09/2009 20:05:00
    0
    Williamson had to be handed his debut as he was already playing for Watford, unlike Ben Haim who had been eating pizza while seeing others play. Was shocked that he only met the team in the morning and then he played in the afternoon. These things are done when I play 5-a-side football with unknown people every Thursday!
    Pompey Malta
    14/09/2009 23:26:00
    Page 1/2
    1. 1
    2. 2

    Login to post a comment

    Recent Portsmouth Articles

    Bolton's Wilkinson unlikely to play for Pompey?

    Cookie isn't too hopeful of Wilkinson being fit for the play-offs against Plymouth, which means Pompey are probably unlikely to ever see the Bolton striker in a Blues shirt!

    Plymouth play-offs dates confirmed!

    Dates had pencilled in for the play-off with Plymouth, we now know for sure it'll be a Thursday and Sunday for this. With Pompey knowing if it's home or away first after Northampton.

    Pompey Know Play Off Dates (4/5/16)

    The Football League have now confirmed the schedule for the Play Off's this season, here are the dates Pompey need to pencil in for a second bite at the League One cherry via Wembley.

    On this day in history...4th May

    A look back at this day in history, and what was happening with Pompey courtesy of our sister site PompeyRama, 4th May.

    Archived Vital Pompey Articles

    Vital Pompey articles from

    Site Journalists

    pompeyrug
    Editor email
    Profile
    eastneydave
    Editor email
    Profile
    paultsmouth
    no email
    Profile
    Chix
    no email
    Profile

    Current Poll (see more polls)

    Hartlepool MotM
    Suggested By: Site Staff
    Murphy49%
    Stevens0%
    Burgess6%
    Barton0%
    Freeman0%
    Doyle0%
    Hollands3%
    Naismith20%
    Roberts13%
    Evans0%
    Smith3%
    Sub - McGurk0%
    Sub - Chaplin3%
    Sub - Whatmough3%
    ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

    League Table

    # Team P W D L Pts. GD
    C Northampton 45 28 12 5 96 35
    2 Accrington 45 24 12 9 84 26
    3 Oxford 45 23 14 8 83 40
    4 Bristol Rovers 45 25 7 13 82 30
    5 Portsmouth 45 21 15 9 78 32
    6 Plymouth 45 23 9 13 78 21
    7 Wimbledon 45 20 12 13 72 13
    8 Cambridge 45 18 13 14 67 11
    9 Leyton Orient 45 18 12 15 66 -2
    10 Wycombe 45 17 13 15 64 4
    11 Exeter 45 17 13 15 64 1
    12 Carlisle 45 16 16 13 64 0
    13 Mansfield 45 17 12 16 63 8
    14 Luton 45 18 9 18 63 -1
    15 Barnet 45 16 11 18 59 -4
    16 Hartlepool 45 15 6 24 51 -18
    17 Notts County 45 14 9 22 51 -24
    18 Yeovil 45 11 15 19 48 -15
    19 Stevenage 45 11 14 20 47 -15
    20 Crawley 45 13 8 24 47 -30
    21 Morecambe 45 12 9 24 45 -22
    22 Newport 45 10 13 22 43 -20
    R Dag & Red 45 8 10 27 34 -34
    R York 45 7 12 26 33 -36
    Latest F1 News
    Latest Vital Boxing News

    Recent Portsmouth Results (view all)

    Portsmouth Fixtures (view all)

    May 7 2016 3:00PM : Northampton Town (H)
    Sky Bet League Two

    Vital Members League Table

    RankNamePoints
    1.storagematt8
    2.Copnor434
    3.mslorna483
    4.Emsworthianblue3
    5.FrattonBlue2
    6.eastneydave2