Sent on for the final 15 minutes at right-back and he gave pace to the attack, but couldn't find a decent cross into the penalty area.

ALAN SWANN’S player ratings from Peterborough United’s hard-fought 2-1 win at Gillingham

Peterborough United’s understrength side had to dig deep to grind out victory at the Priestfield Stadium today (October 19).

Joe Ward celebrated his return to the side with a stunning goal and Mo Eisa grabbed his 10th goal of the season from the penalty spot.

Made  a vital block in the first minute and handled everything else that came his way safely.

1. Christy Pym: 7

Made a vital block in the first minute and handled everything else that came his way safely.
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A surprise inclusion at right-back and he performed well, capped by a stunning strike to open the scoring. Played positively throughout.

2. Joe Ward: 8

A surprise inclusion at right-back and he performed well, capped by a stunning strike to open the scoring. Played positively throughout.
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Another solid, compact display even though he spent ''most of the game as a third centre-back. Hardly an error all game.

3. Frazer Blake-Tracy: 7

Another solid, compact display even though he spent ''most of the game as a third centre-back. Hardly an error all game.
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A solid return to action. Won his headers and kept things simple and safe on the deck.

4. Rhys Bennett: 7

A solid return to action. Won his headers and kept things simple and safe on the deck.
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