Date: 21st September 2012 at 10:25am
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The votes had been cast; these numbers toted up with it decided among the Vital Pompey fraternity that Mikkel Andersen was the man of the match against Swindon.

Had it not been for a collection of saves by the on loan Reading man we could quite easily have been 4-0 down at the break – as it was this collection of to drawer saves, and some fortunate, meant it was only 1-0 but to be brutally honestly it was his mistake that did allow Swindon to have this lead…

If I am totally honest I am not convinced by Andersen at the moment but lets face it we are very much in a beggars cannot be choosers position!

That said, and even if that is the case, his distribution is poor and whilst he did make a string of good saves some of these saves came about due to his own making, for example an inability to come for crosses that he probably should have and if he had there would not have been any danger.

All of this said, goals win games and saves can also help this, on this occasion it was not the case but whatever brought about these saves he made them and on that basis probably did deserve this award.

A mention must go to Lubomir Michalik though.

I thought he came in and had a really good debut in defence, seemingly a real ‘old skool’ no nonsense defender who is also, from the looks of it, going to be an attacking threat if we can get the corners right!

What the poll asked – MOTM v Swindon?

How you voted – 01 Andersen 51%
20 Michalik 21%
09 McLeod 10%
Sub – 10 Rodgers (77) 3%
07 Williamson 3%
08 Howard 3%
15 Obita (66) 3%
03 Harley 3%
16 Gyepes 3%
02 Dumbuya 0%
19 Russell 0%
11 Compton (77) 0%
Sub – 21 Harris (66) 0%

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