|Portsmouth 2 v 2 Doncaster Rovers|
SkyBet League One
Saturday, 3rd February 2018 Kick-off 15:00
Pompey get a welcome double defensive comeback boost
Tuesday, 6th Feb 2018 21:41 by pompey-fans.com staff
In a season in which significant injuries have hit Pompey hard, there was positive news on the comeback as Jack Whatmough made his eagerly-anticipated comeback for the reserves at Bognor.
Whatmough played the first half of a 1-1 draw against Leicester at Nyewood Lane in the Premier League Cup.
It was the defender's first competitive action since he picked up his latest injury five months ago.
Brandon Haunstrup also played to help prove his fitness after injury.
Whatmough was replaced by Joe Hancott for the second half in a pre-planned move.
Leon Maloney put Pompey ahead midway through the second half but Josh Eppiah made the final score 1-1.
Pompey: Bass; Dandy, Casey, Whatmough (Hancott 46), Haunstrup (Johnston 64); Bedford, Douglas, Widdrington; Lethbridge (Maloney 49), Smith, Chaplin (c) Subs not used: Collins, Read.
Get two free £10 bets by opening a new account at William Hill. Place an initial bet of a minimum of £10 and William Hill will give you two £10 bets. You must enter the promotional code ''F20'' when signing up as a new customer.
Photo: Action Images
Please report offensive, libellous or inappropriate posts by using the links provided.
You need to login in order to post your comments