Havant and Waterlooville played host to Portsmouth this afternoon at Westleigh Park.
The score was Havant and Waterlooville 1 Portsmouth 2
This was Portsmouths first match back on English Soil since returning from their trip to Ireland
Portsmouth opted to make 3 changes to the team that played UCD in Dublin
The absentees were Ross McCrorie and James Bolton both missed out with knocks, while Jamal Lowe was also absent, as Ben Close, Anton Walkes and Evans all came in.
In front of a large crowd of just under 4,000 supporters in hot sunshine, Portsmouth were made to work hard for their win
Gareth Evans opened the scoring from the penalty spot in the 44th Minute
Captain Brett Pitman, grabbed their winner, coming on as a substitute to net the goal