Saturday , 8 May 2021

Rochdale AFC vs Portsmouth FC, League One 2020 REGULAR SEASON

Rochdale AFC
Portsmouth FC
0 : 0
20th of September 2020 14:00
First half: 45+5  |  Second half: 45+6

Live comments

  • 0' - KICK OFF: Portsmouth FC gets underway.
  • 5' - Portsmouth FC is showing some good football. However, Portsmouth FC are ready to play back every minute. It might result in some problems for the home side. The game will hardly remain goalless.
  • 10' - Supporters expect more eagerness from Jimmy Ryan, as he is very good at scoring at Crown Oil Arena with 1 goals in the last 1 games.
  • 15' - It looks like no one’s ball. Rochdale AFC is used to counterattacking playing. None of the sides are ready to take the lead.
  • 20' - Both teams are passing the ball around with high level of urgency. Rochdale AFC needs to do something about it to get closer to the goal.
  • 25' - The travelling Portsmouth FC supporters hardly appreciate their team being pressed down to the backline.
  • 30' - Spectators are craving for more action. Both teams play very cautiously. They need to put some more energy.
  • 35' - Portsmouth FC looks like a favorite considering 1 games won in last 2 matches with its main striker Ronan Curtis scoring 1 goals.
  • 38' - The supporters are chanting for Matt Done. He replaces Stephen Humphrys on 38 minute.
  • 43' - It’s a booking for Portsmouth FC player. Lee Brown gets a Yellow card.
  • 48' - Although teams showed high tempo form the start, they seem to slow down a bit. Both sides really need to catch a fire. Otherwise, we have another goalless match.
  • 51' - The referee calls foul for Tom Naylor. He receives a Yellow card.
  • 56' - While players are taking a pause, let’s have a look at their stats. The teams met 2 times this season with Portsmouth FC winning 50% of all matches.
  • 61' - Players seem to put ease on their energy level Spectators hardly appreciate such approach. Teams need to speed up the tempo.
  • 66' - Another substitution for Portsmouth FC to replace Andy Cannon by Michael Jacobs on 66 minute.
  • 70' - Stephen Dooley has so much to prove this time. He replaces Alex Newby on 70 minute.
  • 75' - We miss some good tackles and strikes. Is there anyone on the field to put the game back to action?
  • 79' - Time for substitution for Portsmouth FC. Ronan Curtis is replaced by Ellis Harrison.
  • 80' - Another change for Rochdale AFC made on 80 minute. Eoghan O'Connell leaves to be changed by Jim McNulty.
  • 85' - Spectators do not have much to choose from both teams. The sides had several scoring chances but they still need a bit more than just a sight of a goal.
  • 86' - Rochdale AFC player sees a Yellow card in front of him.
  • The final whistle. It looks like we are having a draw.

Today 2020-09-20 Rochdale AFC vs Portsmouth FC are fighting League One league on Crown Oil Arena.

Rochdale AFC had 45 games and get got 44 points in Season (2018/19)

Portsmouth FC had 45 games and get got 72 points in Season (2018/19)

Todays referees are: Michael Salisbury, Wade Smith, Nicholas Barnard, Natalie Aspinall