Portsmouth defeats Exeter City 2-0 on Saturday. HIGHLIGHTS

PORTSMOUTH. Portsmouth defeats Exeter City with a 2-0 win with a goal from M. Pack (57') and a goal from J. Morrell (74').

Portsmouth defeats Exeter City 2-0 on Saturday. HIGHLIGHTS

PORTSMOUTH. Portsmouth prevails over Exeter City with a 2-0 win with a goal from M. Pack (57′) and a goal from J. Morrell (74′).

The match was played at the Fratton Park stadium in Portsmouth on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Oliver Yates with the help of Paul Yates and Joseph Stokes. The 4th official was Adrian Tranter. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was quite cold at 3.6 degrees Celsius or 38.55 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 80%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 53 Ball Possession 47
Shots
  • 15 Total 14
  • 4 On Target 3
  • 11 Off Target 11
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 101 Attack 100
  • 34 Dangerous attack 64
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 7 Corners 10
  • 4 Off Sides 1
Fouls
  • 12 Total 8
  • 1 Yellow Cards 2
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 2 Substitutions 2

Ball possession

The ball possession was not so different. Portsmouth was in possession of the ball for 53% of the time vs. Exeter City that controlled the ball for 47% of the time.

Attitude and shots

Exeter City was more aggressive with 64 dangerous attacks and 14 shots of which 3 were on target. Nevertheless, Portsmouth found a way to find the solution to win this encounter.​

Portsmouth shot 15 times, 4 on target, 11 off target. On the opposite side, Exeter City shot 14 times, 3 on target, 11 off target.

Cards

Portsmouth received 1 yellow card (Louis Thompson). On the other side, Exeter City received 2 yellow cards (Alex Hartridge and Joe White).

Match Timeline

46'
Archie Collins- sub ->Kgaogelo Chauke
Marlon Pack(goal)
57'
Ronan Curtis- sub ->Michael Jacobs
69'
70'
Alex Hartridge- Yellow
70'
Jay Stansfield- sub ->Harry Kite
Joe Morrell(goal)
74'
Louis Thompson- sub ->Ryan Tunnicliffe
77'
Louis Thompson- Yellow
84'
85'
Joe White- Yellow

Standings

After playing this match, Portsmouth will have 37 points like Bristol Rovers to hold in the 10th place. On the opposite side, Exeter City will stay with 35 points like Oxford United and Port Vale to hold in the 13th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the League One, Portsmouth will host Wycombe Wanderers on the 6th of May with a 6-4 head to head stats in favor of Portsmouth (6 draws).

Exeter City will host Morecambe on the 6th of May with a 9-5 head to head stats in favor of Exeter City (11 draws).

Portsmouth – Formation

Portsmouth
G
Matt Macey 1.England
D
Sean Raggett 20.England
D
Connor Ogilvie 6.England
D
Ryley Towler 34.England
D
Zak Swanson 2.England
M
Marlon Pack 7.England
Goals57'
M
Ryan Tunnicliffe 8.England
77'
M
Joe Morrell 16.Wales
Goals74'
F
Michael Jacobs 24.England
69'
F
Colby Bishop 9.England
F
Owen Dale 15.England
Substitutes
G
Josh Oluwayemi 21.England
D
Denver Hume 3.England
M
Louis Thompson 23.Wales
77' 84'
F
Joe Pigott 10.England
F
Ronan Curtis 11.Republic of Ireland
69'
F
Dane Scarlett 19.England

Portsmouth started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

The manager Simon Bassey decided to play with the following team: Matt Macey, Sean Raggett, Connor Ogilvie, Ryley Towler, Michael Jacobs, Marlon Pack, Ryan Tunnicliffe, Joseff Morrell, Zak Swanson, Colby Bishop and Owen Dale.

The home team had on the bench: Louis Thompson, Recco Hackett-Fairchild, Denver Hume, Joe Pigott, Ronan Curtis, Dane Scarlett and Josh Oluwayemi.

Substitutions

Portsmouth made 2 changes: Michael Jacobs for Ronan Curtis (69′) and Ryan Tunnicliffe for Louis Thompson (77′).

Exeter City – Formation

Exeter City
G
Jamal Blackman 18.England
D
Pierce Sweeney 26.Republic of Ireland
D
Jake Caprice 2.England
D
Alex Hartridge 5.England
70'
D
Cheick Diabate 39.England
D
Josh Key 12.England
M
Harry Kite 16.England
70'
M
Joe White 11.England
85'
M
Kgagelo Chauke 15.England
46'
F
Jevani Brown 20.Jamaica
F
Sam Nombe 10.England
Substitutes
G
Harry Lee 22.England
D
Jonathan Grounds 27.England
D
Jack Sparkes 3.England
D
Sam Stubbs 4.England
M
Archie Collins 8.England
46'
M
Rekeem Harper 6.England
F
Jay Stansfield 9.England
70'

Exeter City started with a 3-4-1-2 line-up (3-4-1-2).

Gary Caldwell played with: Jamal Blackman, Pierce Sweeney, Jake Caprice, Alex Hartridge, Cheick Diabate, Jevani Brown, Harry Kite, Josh Key, Joe White, Kgagelo Chauke and Sam Nombe.

They had on the bench: Jonathan Grounds, Harry Lee, Archie Collins, Jay Stansfield, Jack Sparkes, Sam Stubbs and Rekeem Harper.

Substitutions

Exeter City made 2 changes: Kgaogelo Chauke for Archie Collins (46′) and Harry Kite for Jay Stansfield (70′).

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the League One.​