Jan 25, 2014 at 3pm UK at ‚ÄčGlobe Arena
Hughes (21'), Redshaw (76')
Fleming (44')
FT(HT: 1-2)
Jervis (10', 43')

Half-Time Report: Jake Jervis gives Portsmouth the lead

Half-Time Report: Jervis gives Portsmouth the lead
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Portsmouth go into the break in the lead against Morecambe after Jake Jervis punished Padraig Amond's penalty miss.

Portsmouth lead going into the break against Morecambe after Jake Jervis punished Padraig Amond's penalty miss.

Portsmouth started brightly and went ahead when Jed Wallace's cross from the left was turned in by Jervis.

Morecambe responded well and equalised when Mark Hughes's looping header bounced in off the underside of the bar.

However, they missed the chance to go in front from the penalty spot when Amond's penalty was saved by Portsmouth keeper Trevor Carson.

Jervis then heaped more misery on Morecambe when he tapped home Marcos Painter's ball into the box for his second of the game.

Morecambe manager Jim Bentley looks on during the Sky Bet League Two match against Northampton Town on September 28, 2013
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