Portsmouth’s promotion hopes ends after an exciting goalless draw

Portsmouth v Sunderland16th May 2019Fratton Park (18,077) Portsmouth’s promotion hopes ends after an exciting 0-0 (0-1) draw with Sunderland. Both Portsmouth and Sunderland made changes to their starting line ups. Portsmouth brought in Lee Brown, Viv Soloman-Otabar and Brett Pitman with Anton Walkes, Jamal Lowe and Ronan Curtis taking a place on the bench. Sunderland made … Read morePortsmouth’s promotion hopes ends after an exciting goalless draw

Portsmouth FC 1 – 1 Accrington Stanley

Portsmouth v Accrington Stanley 4th May 2019 Fratton Park (18,439) Portsmouth made five changes going into the last league game of the season with Thompson, Lowe, Pitman, Curtis and Vaughan all being rested ahead of Portsmouth’s potential play-off opponents. Walkes, Evans, Morris, Soloman – Otobar and Hawkins were all given the chance to impress from the … Read morePortsmouth FC 1 – 1 Accrington Stanley

Pompey takes all Six Easter points

Portsmouth went into the Easter weekend as the form team in the Sky Bet league One and knowing that 5 wins from 5, would be required to gain promotion into the Championship. With both Burton Albion and Coventry City looking to claim the last possible playoff place it was certainly going to be a tough … Read morePompey takes all Six Easter points

Checkatrade Champs 2018/19

Portsmouth AET+P (2-2) Sunderland By Matt Eustace It took penalties to settle the Checkatrade final last weekend after a 2-2 deadlock after extra time. Hawkins sealed the title after a strong hand from MacGillivray denied Cattermole earlier in the shootout. The lads were poor in the first half with Sunderland and Aidan McGeady notably running the game. The irishman’s work paid of in the 33rd as a well taken free … Read moreCheckatrade Champs 2018/19

Pompey take advantage of top 2 slip

Portsmouth (2-0) Scunthorpe 16th March 2019 Fratton Park (17,308) By Mike Hurdle Portsmouth took advantage of a rare slip up from Barnsley and Luton Town to gain valuable ground on the automatic promotion places and in the process recording back to back wins against a lacklustre Scunthorpe side on a wet and windy afternoon at … Read morePompey take advantage of top 2 slip

Eight for Lowe, Six points clear for Pompey

Jamal Lowe converted again this weekend keeping Pompey top, piling pressure on 2nd place Sunderland. An inspired performance from Curtis showed why Ireland are taking note, having given him his first international caps earlier this season. The Irishman put a real a shift in, delivering dangerous crosses all game leading to a Southend own goal … Read moreEight for Lowe, Six points clear for Pompey

Pitman Peno Steals a Point

Portsmouth walked into this match unbeaten against a Shrewsbury side who hadn’t won in their opening six. Confidence was high among the Pompey faithful, sadly what many thought would be a rollover turned into a rescue with Pitman converting a late penalty to salvage a point. The blues started positively but it didn’t take long … Read morePitman Peno Steals a Point