F.A. CUP 5th round football match - Portsmouth beat Doncaster Rovers 4-0.
Fratton Park Stadium, Portsmouth, Hampshire.
F.A. CUP 5th round football match Portsmouth - Doncaster Rovers 4-0.
GV. Doncaster kick off, in black shorts, kicking right to left. Portsmouth attack down right wing. CU. man in flat cap. SV. Peter Harris running up wing, he beats David Miller, (Doncaster captain) and centres, goalmouth scramble, ball cleared out to Peter Doherty he kicks up field. Harris collects, passes out to Alfred Calverley. Calverley kicks goalwards. SV. Crowd. Harris out on left wing, centres goalmouth scramble. Butler saves and clears up field. CU. Miller No. 6 kicking back towards Portsmouth goal. Herbert Tindill collects and shoots, Butler saves, but has to chase ball away from goal. He throws out to Scoular who heads up field. CU. Woman biting nails. LV. Harris collects, centres. Phillips shoots and scores. SV. Crowd applauding. SV. Portsmouth running back to centre. CU. Woman in crowd with rattle. CU. Portsmouth kick off.
(SECOND HALF). SV. M. Gaillard collects, centres, ball headed away from goal. J. Henderson tries overhead kick but falls on back. Peter Harris flashes in a shot. Ken Hardwick punches over. SV. Crowd. LV. Portsmouth attack. CU Len Phillips running with ball, side foots to H. Mundy. Mundy kicks ahead. LV. Peter Harris chasing ball, he shoots. Ken Hardwick saves. CU. Women in crowd. covers eyes. LV. Portsmouth attack. CU. man in crowd. SV. Gaillard scoring Portsmouth 3rd goal. SV. Crowd. LV. Ball being headed around Doncaster goal. SV. Rouse No. 2 heads own ball in goal. (Advert for 'Hammerton Stout' on hoarding) LV. Players around referee J. H. Clough. SV. Referee talking to David Miller. SV. Players around injured Scoular. STV. Miller leaving field - sent off.
Note: There was no complete record of the names of Portsmouth footballers in file, only surnames and several initials.