Football League roundup: Portsmouth stay top, Forest Green lose record

13 October 2018 05:20
Tom Naylor and Gareth Evans goals earn Portsmouth winInjury-time winner ruins Forest Green record Portsmouth’s momentum at the top of the table is growing following their ninth win of the season, a 2-1 defeat of AFC Wimbledon. The visitors enjoyed seven decisive minutes in the first half when first Tom Naylor’s header took a deflection beyond the goalkeeper and then Gareth Evans got onto the end of low cross from the left to score from a tight angle. It was Evans who let Wimbledon back into the game when he failed to clear the ball, allowing James Hanson to halve the deficit but Pompey were good enough to hold on to stay three points clear. Related: Why future England squads will have heavy south London accent | Ed Aarons League One resultsLeague Two results Continue reading. . read full article

Source: TheGuardian