English Football League Trophy at Banks's Stadium
07-01-2020KO:19:45ATT: 1,082REF: A Backhouse

Walsall

Caolan Lavery  86' pen
1 - 2
FT
HT: 0-1

Portsmouth

John Marquis  23'
Ellis Harrison  82'
  • FT
    Match ends, Walsall 1, Portsmouth 2.
  • 90+6'
    Second Half ends, Walsall 1, Portsmouth 2.
  • 90+4'
    Foul by Marcus Harness (Portsmouth).
  • 90+4'
    Liam Kinsella (Walsall) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 90'
    Attempt missed. Tom Naylor (Portsmouth) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by Ellis Harrison.
  • 90'
    Offside, Walsall. Sam Perry tries a through ball, but Caolan Lavery is caught offside.
  • 89'
    Offside, Portsmouth. John Marquis tries a through ball, but Ellis Harrison is caught offside.
  • 88'
    Offside, Portsmouth. Marcus Harness tries a through ball, but Ellis Harrison is caught offside.
  • 87'
    Corner, Walsall. Conceded by Marcus Harness.
  • 86'
    PEN
    Goal! Walsall 1, Portsmouth 2. Caolan Lavery (Walsall) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.
  • 85'
    Penalty conceded by Paul Downing (Portsmouth) after a foul in the penalty area.
  • 85'
    Penalty Walsall. Rory Holden draws a foul in the penalty area.
  • 85'
    Foul by Tom Naylor (Portsmouth).
  • 85'
    Cameron Pring (Walsall) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 84'
    Corner, Portsmouth. Conceded by James Clarke.
  • 82'
    Goal
    Goal! Walsall 0, Portsmouth 2. Ellis Harrison (Portsmouth) header from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Steve Seddon with a cross following a corner.
  • 82'
    Corner, Portsmouth. Conceded by Rory Holden.
  • 81'
    Corner, Portsmouth. Conceded by Zak Jules.
  • 81'
    Attempt blocked. Steve Seddon (Portsmouth) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked.
  • 81'
    Attempt saved. John Marquis (Portsmouth) right footed shot from the left side of the six yard box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Marcus Harness with a through ball.
  • 80'
    Attempt missed. Cameron Norman (Walsall) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Rory Holden with a cross following a corner.
  • 80'
    Corner, Walsall. Conceded by Tom Naylor.
  • 77'
    Foul by Paul Downing (Portsmouth).
  • 77'
    Rory Holden (Walsall) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 74'
    Attempt missed. Caolan Lavery (Walsall) right footed shot from the right side of the box is too high. Assisted by Rory Holden.
  • 73'
    Sub On
    Substitution, Walsall. Joe Willis replaces Elijah Adebayo.
  • 72'
    Attempt missed. Christian Burgess (Portsmouth) header from the centre of the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Gareth Evans with a cross following a corner.
  • 72'
    Sub On
    Substitution, Portsmouth. Ellis Harrison replaces Oliver Hawkins.
  • 71'
    Corner, Portsmouth. Conceded by James Clarke.
  • 71'
    Attempt blocked. Gareth Evans (Portsmouth) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked.
  • 70'
    Foul by Marcus Harness (Portsmouth).
  • 70'
    Wesley McDonald (Walsall) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 67'
    Christian Burgess (Portsmouth) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 67'
    Foul by Elijah Adebayo (Walsall).
  • 67'
    Attempt saved. Oliver Hawkins (Portsmouth) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Steve Seddon with a cross.
  • 64'
    Offside, Portsmouth. Ben Close tries a through ball, but John Marquis is caught offside.
  • 63'
    Sub On
    Substitution, Portsmouth. Steve Seddon replaces Haji Mnoga.
  • 63'
    Sub On
    Substitution, Portsmouth. Tom Naylor replaces Reeco Hackett-Fairchild.
  • 61'
    Hand ball by Zak Jules (Walsall).
  • 60'
    Attempt missed. Caolan Lavery (Walsall) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.
  • 59'
    Oliver Hawkins (Portsmouth) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 59'
    Foul by Zak Jules (Walsall).
  • 58'
    Attempt missed. Christian Burgess (Portsmouth) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left.
  • 58'
    Attempt blocked. Marcus Harness (Portsmouth) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
  • 57'
    Ben Close (Portsmouth) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 57'
    Foul by Elijah Adebayo (Walsall).
  • 56'
    Sub On
    Substitution, Walsall. Caolan Lavery replaces Rory Gaffney.
  • 56'
    Sub On
    Substitution, Walsall. Wesley McDonald replaces Dan Scarr.
  • 55'
    Foul by Zak Jules (Walsall).
  • 55'
    Haji Mnoga (Portsmouth) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 53'
    Foul by Oliver Hawkins (Portsmouth).
  • 53'
    Dan Scarr (Walsall) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 52'
    Foul by Marcus Harness (Portsmouth).
  • 52'
    James Clarke (Walsall) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 51'
    Attempt missed. Rory Holden (Walsall) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Sam Perry.
  • 46'
    Hand ball by Elijah Adebayo (Walsall).
  • 45'
    Second Half begins Walsall 0, Portsmouth 1.
  • 45+3'
    HT
    First Half ends, Walsall 0, Portsmouth 1.
  • 45+3'
    Corner, Walsall. Conceded by John Marquis.
  • 45+3'
    Attempt blocked. James Clarke (Walsall) left footed shot from the left side of the six yard box is blocked.
  • 45+3'
    Attempt blocked. James Clarke (Walsall) header from the left side of the six yard box is blocked.
  • 45+3'
    Attempt blocked. Dan Scarr (Walsall) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Rory Holden with a cross.
  • 45+2'
    Corner, Walsall. Conceded by Craig MacGillivray.
  • 45+2'
    Penalty saved! Elijah Adebayo (Walsall) fails to capitalise on this great opportunity, right footed shot saved in the bottom left corner.
  • 45+1'
    Penalty conceded by Sean Raggett (Portsmouth) after a foul in the penalty area.
  • 45+1'
    Penalty Walsall. Rory Gaffney draws a foul in the penalty area.
  • 44'
    Attempt blocked. Liam Kinsella (Walsall) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Elijah Adebayo with a headed pass.
  • 44'
    Yellow Card
    Reeco Hackett-Fairchild (Portsmouth) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 44'
    Foul by Reeco Hackett-Fairchild (Portsmouth).
  • 44'
    Rory Holden (Walsall) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 43'
    Attempt missed. Oliver Hawkins (Portsmouth) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Marcus Harness with a cross.
  • 40'
    Gareth Evans (Portsmouth) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 40'
    Foul by Cameron Norman (Walsall).
  • 37'
    Yellow Card
    Sam Perry (Walsall) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 36'
    John Marquis (Portsmouth) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 36'
    Foul by Sam Perry (Walsall).
  • 32'
    Foul by Sean Raggett (Portsmouth).
  • 32'
    Elijah Adebayo (Walsall) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 30'
    Attempt missed. Oliver Hawkins (Portsmouth) right footed shot from the centre of the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by John Marquis with a headed pass.
  • 28'
    Foul by Reeco Hackett-Fairchild (Portsmouth).
  • 28'
    Cameron Pring (Walsall) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 27'
    Foul by Christian Burgess (Portsmouth).
  • 27'
    Cameron Norman (Walsall) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 25'
    Foul by John Marquis (Portsmouth).
  • 25'
    Liam Kinsella (Walsall) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 23'
    Goal
    Goal! Walsall 0, Portsmouth 1. John Marquis (Portsmouth) right footed shot from very close range to the high centre of the goal. Assisted by Christian Burgess following a corner.
  • 23'
    Attempt blocked. Christian Burgess (Portsmouth) header from the right side of the six yard box is blocked. Assisted by Gareth Evans with a cross.
  • 23'
    Corner, Portsmouth. Conceded by Cameron Norman.
  • 23'
    Attempt saved. John Marquis (Portsmouth) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Oliver Hawkins with a through ball.
  • 21'
    Foul by Oliver Hawkins (Portsmouth).
  • 21'
    James Clarke (Walsall) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 16'
    Attempt missed. Elijah Adebayo (Walsall) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Cameron Pring with a cross.
  • 14'
    Corner, Portsmouth. Conceded by Liam Roberts.
  • 14'
    Attempt saved. John Marquis (Portsmouth) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Oliver Hawkins.
  • 10'
    Foul by Oliver Hawkins (Portsmouth).
  • 10'
    James Clarke (Walsall) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 9'
    Sean Raggett (Portsmouth) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 9'
    Foul by Cameron Norman (Walsall).
  • 8'
    Attempt saved. Elijah Adebayo (Walsall) header from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Cameron Norman with a cross.
  • 4'
    Attempt missed. John Marquis (Portsmouth) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by Christian Burgess.
  • 1'
    Sam Perry (Walsall) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 1'
    Foul by Gareth Evans (Portsmouth).
  • 0'
    First Half begins.
  • Lineups are announced and players are warming up.