Vital Football

Reserves - Pompey 3-0 Cheltenham

Pompey
3 - 0
Cheltenham

Eastleigh

17-11-09

Attendance:

Referee:

Pompey recorded a 3-0 friendly win over Cheltenham today after a couple of goals from Paris Cowan Hall and another from Danny Webber.

This game was played at our Eastleigh training ground with The Herminator featuring for 65 minutes - could this be enough for him to make his 1st team return at Stoke on Sunday though?

Below is the match report from The Pompey Site...

PLAY UP POMPEY!

Pompey Reserves 3 Cheltenham Reserves 0

Pompey Reserves cruised to a comfortable victory over Cheltenham in a friendly match between the two sides, played at Pompey's training ground in Eastleigh.

Two goals from Paris Cowan Hall and another by Danny Webber sealed the win against the Blues' west country opponents.

The pair gave Cheltenham a torrid time combining twice to build a commanding lead.

On 13 minutes Webber worked his way to the by-line before pulling back the ball invitingly for Cowan-Hall, who wasted no time in stabbing it home.

Five minutes later the roles were reversed, as Pack found Cowen Hall who eased the ball into Webber's path for him to clinically net with an explosive finish.

Cheltenham had their moments with Hutton floating an effort narrowly over Ashdown's far post.

Then the Pompey keeper had to make a fine low one-handed save to keep out Pook's effort.

Whilst Lee nearly forced home at the near post only to see the ball deflected wide of the target.

But Pompey always retained the upper hand. Webber might have grabbed a second after a great through ball by Bopp but Richardson kept out his shot.

Gallagher came close to an own goal as he and Webber pursued a ball which the defender under pressure toe-poked narrowly wide of his own post.

But on 74 minutes Cowan-Hall bagged Pompey's third. His raking cross was hauled back by Pack on the by-line and when the ball came back to the winger he made no mistake.

And as another positive for Pompey, Hermann Hreidarsson came through 65 minutes of the closed door friendly.

The Icelandic defender eased his way back with a solid display even finding time to forge forward a couple of times to supplement the attack.

Pompey: Ashdown, Hurst, Hreidarsson (Sowah 65), Hughes, Wilkinson, Williamson, Pack, Bopp, Kilbey, Webber (du Chattelier 80), Cowan Hall (Nlundulu 75)


Bookmark and Share


Join the Vital Pompey Debate


Writer:pompeyrug
Date:Tuesday November 17 2009
Time: 5:22PM

Comments

0
is the herminators 65-minutes enough for a place in the side against stoke?
is still think he will miss out, but would be amazed if he was not on the bench...
pompeyrug
17/11/2009 17:29:00
0
Bopp may be on the bench then?
paultsmouth
17/11/2009 18:34:00
0
At least it was a real reserve side rather than a team of Guys development squad. Useful run out for them all.
eastneydave
17/11/2009 19:16:00
0
I reckon Paul Hart would love Herman back for the stoke game. But it will be a tough call I reckon....might get a cameo though. Just don't want him to get injured again. I notice our Mr Webber has found the net once more....could he be on the bench for Sunday?
cornypomp
17/11/2009 20:14:00
0
Good that the Hermanator is back
PompeyFcMad
17/11/2009 22:22:00
0
Well done to the team aswell.
PompeyFcMad
17/11/2009 23:03:00
0
would like to see cowen hall go out on loan and get some games under his belt. always seems to score for reserves.
pompeyhussler
18/11/2009 00:48:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Site Journalists

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

Current Poll (see more polls)

Pompey v Newport?
Suggested By: pompeyrug
Pompey win58%
Draw28%
Newport win14%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Doncaster 38 23 9 6 78 31
2 Plymouth 38 22 6 10 72 18
3 Portsmouth 38 19 8 11 65 25
4 Stevenage 38 19 4 15 61 12
5 Luton 38 15 15 8 60 20
6 Carlisle 38 15 14 9 59 0
7 Exeter 38 17 7 14 58 16
8 Blackpool 38 14 15 9 57 20
9 Mansfield 38 14 13 11 55 3
10 Wycombe 38 15 10 13 55 1
11 Colchester 38 15 9 14 54 3
12 Cambridge 37 15 8 14 53 6
13 Grimsby 38 14 9 15 51 -2
14 Accrington 37 12 12 13 48 -1
15 Barnet 38 11 15 12 48 -5
16 Morecambe 38 13 7 18 46 -13
17 Yeovil 38 10 15 13 45 -9
18 Crewe 38 11 12 15 45 -11
19 Crawley 38 12 9 17 45 -16
20 Notts County 38 12 7 19 43 -23
21 Hartlepool 38 10 11 17 41 -15
22 Cheltenham 38 9 12 17 39 -14
23 Newport 38 7 12 19 33 -20
24 Leyton Orient 38 9 5 24 32 -26
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Portsmouth Results (view all)

Portsmouth Fixtures (view all)

Mar 25 2017 3:00PM : Newport County (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Apr 1 2017 3:00PM : Hartlepool United (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Apr 8 2017 3:00PM : Yeovil Town (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Apr 14 2017 2:30PM : Plymouth Argyle (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Apr 17 2017 3:00PM : Notts County (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Apr 22 2017 3:00PM : Cambridge United (H)
Sky Bet League Two

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.pompeyrug69
2.PompeyFrippy47
3.storagematt37
4.Copnor4324
5.stubbsy00723
6.FrattonBlue19
7.Jimsmithswig18
8.eastneydave16
9.Dorking Pompey15
10.uspompeyfan13
The Vital Football Members League