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Kenny Jackett upset with Portsmouth’s defending

Posted Wednesday, August 21, 2019 by PA7 hits

Portsmouth manager Kenny Jackett blasted his side’s defending as they threw away a 3-1 lead to draw 3-3 with nine-man Coventry.Michael Rose grabbed an incredible last-gasp equaliser as the Sky Blues staged the most amazing of comebacks to preserve their unbeaten start to the season.Jackett said: “There is huge frustration and disappointment because we were in a winning position and b...Full Story »

Coventry claim dramatic draw against Portsmouth

Posted Wednesday, August 21, 2019 by PA1 hits

Michael Rose scored a last-gasp equaliser as nine-man Coventry staged an incredible comeback to draw 3-3 at Fratton Park.Coventry took the lead after only three minutes when Jordy Hiwula fired into the roof of the net after the visitors had broken swiftly from defending a corner.Portsmouth hit back through Ronan Curtis’ header just seven minutes later before John Marquis rounded off a fine...Full Story »

Portsmouth vs Coventry - Portsmouth full-back James Bolton set to return for Coventry clash

Posted Tuesday, August 20, 2019 by PA24 hits

James Bolton is pushing for a Portsmouth recall for the Sky Bet League One clash with Coventry at Fratton Park.Right-back Bolton travelled with the squad for the weekend defeat at Sunderland, but was left out of the matchday squad as he was deemed not quite ready for a return but he is available against the Sky Blues.Bryn Morris (groin) and Ryan Williams (quad) are nearing fitness but remain sid...Full Story »

Sunderland come from behind to sink Portsmouth

Posted Saturday, August 17, 2019 by PA8 hits

Sunderland won their first Sky Bet League One match of the season and inflicted a second defeat on Portsmouth.There was little to choose between the sides, fifth and sixth last term, in their five meetings in 2019-20, and this game at the Stadium of Light was no different.It looked significant, therefore, when summer signing Marcus Harness made the most of Max Power’s sloppy pass to put hi...Full Story »

Potential McGeouch return for Sunderland ahead of Portsmouth encounter

Posted Friday, August 16, 2019 by PA11 hits

Sunderland manager Jack Ross could welcome back defender Denver Hume and former Scotland international Dylan McGeouch for Saturday’s early League One kick-off against Portsmouth.Hume (groin) and McGeouch (ankle), who appeared in the opening league draws against Oxford and Ipswich, both missed out on the Black Cats’ 3-1 Carabao Cup win at Accrington but are set to return on Saturday.T...Full Story »

Portsmouth boss Jackett takes his hat off to Close

Posted Sunday, August 11, 2019 by PA13 hits

Portsmouth manager Kenny Jackett hailed Ben Close’s wonder-strike as his side beat Tranmere 2-0 to pick up their first league win of the season.Close scored a stunning 30-yard volley days after netting from a similar range against Birmingham in the EFL Cup.Jackett said: “It was a great goal, the goalkeeper made a couple of excellent saves but Ben hit it really true and it was a great...Full Story »

Ben Close stunner helps Portsmouth to victory

Posted Sunday, August 11, 2019 by PA12 hits

Ben Close scored a screamer for the second time in less than a week as Portsmouth picked up their first league win of the season with a 2-0 victory over Tranmere.Close blasted a stunning volley into the top corner from 30 yards after 27 minutes.The midfielder had netted an almost identical goal in Pompey’s midweek EFL Cup win at home to Birmingham.Tom Naylor sealed the points for Pompey 15...Full Story »

Portsmouth defender James Bolton doubtful for Tranmere clash

Posted Friday, August 09, 2019 by PA14 hits

James Bolton is still doubtful for Portsmouth ahead of the visit of Tranmere.The defender has an ankle problem, while Bryn Morris (groin), Jack Whatmough (knee) and Ryan Williams (quad) are definitely out.Ross McCrorie is available again for Kenny Jackett’s side after serving a one-match ban.John Marquis is in contention after missing the last game when his partner went into labour.Newly-p...Full Story »

Close scores spectacular volley as Portsmouth beat Birmingham

Posted Wednesday, August 07, 2019 by PA14 hits

Ben Close scored an early contender for Carabao Cup goal of the season as Sky Bet League One Portsmouth humbled Championship Birmingham 3-0 at Fratton Park.Close’s thumping volley and a home debut double from summer recruit Ellis Harrison helped Kenny Jackett’s men advance to round two for the first time in four years.Midfielder Close rifled past goalkeeper David Stockdale from 22 ya...Full Story »

Ex-Portsmouth star Dario Silva working as waiter in pizza restaurant after having leg amputated in horrific car crash

Posted Friday, May 17, 2019 by hits

FORMER Portsmouth striker Dario Silva has been left scraping a living as a pizza waiter and claims he was robbed of all his money by his agents. Ex-Uruguay international Silva - who had his leg amputated after a car crash - is trying to make ends meet with his waiting job in Spain. Dario Silva at work in a pizzeria in Malaga after losing the money he made from football Silva playing for Pompe...Full Story »

Portsmouth vs Sunderland - Brown and Pitman face fitness tests ahead of Sunderland play-off

Posted Wednesday, May 15, 2019 by PA96 hits

Portsmouth boss Kenny Jackett will give Lee Brown and Brett Pitman every chance to prove their fitness ahead of Thursday night’s League One play-off decider against Sunderland.Full-back Brown and striker Pitman missed Saturday evening’s 1-0 semi-final first-leg defeat at the Stadium of Light with Achilles and hamstring injuries respectively, but have returned to training, albeit away...Full Story »

McGeady returns as Sunderland face Portsmouth in play-offs

Posted Friday, May 10, 2019 by PA43 hits

Sunderland boss Jack Ross will have a trio of key men back at his disposal for Saturday evening’s League One play-off semi-final, first-leg clash with Portsmouth.Winger Aiden McGeady missed the back-to-back defeats by Fleetwood and Southend as he rested the foot injury with which he had been playing after pain-killing injections, but is available once again.Midfielders Lee Cattermole (mino...Full Story »

Jackett urges Portsmouth forwards to find form in League One play-offs

Posted Sunday, May 05, 2019 by PA14 hits

Portsmouth manager Kenny Jackett urged his strikers to rediscover their shooting boots in the play-offs after being held to a 1-1 final-day draw at home by Accrington.Pompey will face Sunderland in the semi-finals after missing out to Charlton on third place by just one goal after Ben Close’s long-range strike cancelled out Sean McConville’s opener.Jackett said: “We got 88 poin...Full Story »

Portsmouth finish fourth in League One following Accrington stalemate

Posted Sunday, May 05, 2019 by PA13 hits

Portsmouth will face Sunderland in the League One play-off semi-final after being held at home to a 1-1 draw by Accrington.Pompey missed out on third place to Charlton on goal difference following their disappointing final-day stalemate.It could have been worse for Kenny Jackett’s side after the outstanding Sean McConville fired Accrington into a shock lead in the opening minute of the sec...Full Story »

Omar Bogle in line for Portsmouth return

Posted Thursday, May 02, 2019 by PA38 hits

Omar Bogle could return as Portsmouth look to cement third spot in Sky Bet League One when they welcome Accrington to Fratton Park.Bogle was an unused substitute in the midweek defeat to Peterborough, who ended Pompey’s hopes of automatic promotion, but the on-loan forward has been in training since Monday.Pompey remain without long-term absentee Jack Whatmough because of a knee injury.How...Full Story »

Draw is of little help to Sunderland and Portsmouth

Posted Sunday, April 28, 2019 by PA35 hits

Sunderland and Portsmouth played out a feisty 1-1 draw that did little for either side’s hopes of gaining automatic promotion from Sky Bet League One.Tom Flanagan’s opener for the hosts was cancelled out by Jamal Lowe’s strike in front of 41,129 at the Stadium of Light.Pompey’s goal was followed by a five-minute stoppage after an away fan threw a smoke bomb into the Sunde...Full Story »

McGeady faces late fitness check ahead of Portsmouth clash

Posted Thursday, April 25, 2019 by PA42 hits

Sunderland boss Jack Ross will once again make a late check on winger Aiden McGeady ahead of the club’s revenge mission against Sky Bet League One promotion rivals Portsmouth.The Republic of Ireland international has been playing with painkilling injections after breaking a bone in his foot at Accrington earlier this month, but his condition is being monitored constantly and Ross will take...Full Story »

Jackett hails determined Portsmouth

Posted Monday, April 22, 2019 by PA37 hits

Portsmouth manager Kenny Jackett hailed his side’s fighting qualities after the League One promotion-chasers came from behind to beat Coventry 2-1.Captain Brett Pitman struck seven minutes from time to earn Pompey a seventh straight league victory.It was the second time in four days Pompey had staged a dramatic late show after beating Burton in stoppage time on good Friday.Jackett said: &l...Full Story »

Kenny Jackett set to rotate Portsmouth squad for crucial Coventry clash

Posted Saturday, April 20, 2019 by PA42 hits

Kenny Jackett could shuffle his Portsmouth pack for Monday’s League One clash with Coventry.Pompey produced a late smash-and-grab 2-1 victory at Burton on Friday, with defender Matt Clarke claiming an added-time winner.Replacement trio Bryn Morris, Omar Bogle and Ronan Curtis provided the cavalry call off the bench to lay on that winner, injecting fresh impetus at the Pirelli Stadium.And n...Full Story »

Clarke nets last-gasp winner as promotion-chasing Portsmouth beat Burton

Posted Saturday, April 20, 2019 by PA35 hits

Portsmouth kept their hopes of automatic promotion alive with a dramatic late winner from defender Matt Clarke against Burton.Clarke poked home in front of the Pompey fans after a scramble in the Albion box to seal a 2-1 win, with Burton striker Liam Boyce having earlier cancelled out Ben Close’s opener.Albion were convinced there was a handball involved in Clarke’s decider and there...Full Story »

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