Double Pompey comeback secures second consecutive Wembley visit in nail-biting semi final

Portsmouth fans celebrating a visit to Wembley

Kenny Jackett’s side provided a nail-biting end to the otherwise dull affair on Tuesday night against League 2 Exeter City. The Blue’s manager made two changes to the starting line-up from Saturday’s win against Shrewsbury, in the form of Ben Close and Ross McCrorie who replaced James Bolton and Gareth Evans. Up to the 80th … Read moreDouble Pompey comeback secures second consecutive Wembley visit in nail-biting semi final

Blues get back to winning ways in testing conditions

Christian Burgess tackling

Kenny Jackett made 3 changes for Portsmouth’s first match since the 9-game winning run ended against Coventry on Tuesday night. Gareth Evans, Marcus Harness and Ellis Harrison replaced Ben Close, Ryan Williams and John Marquis on the team sheets to face 17th place Shrewsbury Town. Portsmouth, who are still unbeaten at Fratton Park this season, … Read moreBlues get back to winning ways in testing conditions

Pompey set pieces stun The Black Cats

James Bolton scoring for Portsmouth

Portsmouth came into their League 1 match-up against Sunderland on the back of 7 wins on the bounce. Kenny Jackett’s side played The Black Cats 5 times last season, recording 2 wins, 2 draws and 1 loss. The latter, arguably the most important, in the away leg of the League 1 play-offs which cemented Pompey’s … Read morePompey set pieces stun The Black Cats

Pompey sail into FA Cup 5th round for the first time since 2008 triumph

Portsmouth FC celebrating

Kenny Jackett’s side came into the 4th round tie on the back of a record of 5 wins in the last 5. Barnsley meanwhile fighting relegation in the Championship travel to Fratton Park after 3 losses and just 2 wins in their last 5 outings. Marquis preferred up-top over Ellis Harrison after a return to … Read morePompey sail into FA Cup 5th round for the first time since 2008 triumph

Super-sub Marquis aids Pompey to 3 points

Kenny Jackett makes 3 changes from Pompey’s last League 1 outing. Steve Seddon comes in at left-back after impressing in the FA Cup tie at Fleetwood. He replaces now-departed Anton Walkes. Debutant loanee Cameron McGeehan is given the chance in the starting lineup ahead of Ben Close, and Cannon preferred at number 10 over Evans. … Read moreSuper-sub Marquis aids Pompey to 3 points

Corners aid Portsmouth to FA Cup 4th round

Portsmouth beat Fleetwood in FA Cup

Kenny Jackett and Joey Barton meet for the third time as the managers of Portsmouth and Fleetwood Town respectively. The Pompey boss came out on top in both of their previous League 1 meetings. The game was also a first test for new loan signing Steve Seddon at left back, who starts the game next … Read moreCorners aid Portsmouth to FA Cup 4th round

Unbeaten home run continues as Pompey hold top 4 Posh to a draw

Ronan Curtis

Pompey fans were delighted to see defensive-midfielder and skipper Tom Naylor return to the starting lineup after a few weeks on the sidelines with injury. In other team news, Brandon Haunstrup keeps his newly discovered right-back position, Williams preferred over Harness, and Harrison remains up front. Ex Pompey men Nathan Thompson and Daniel Butler were … Read moreUnbeaten home run continues as Pompey hold top 4 Posh to a draw

Third round of FA Cup secured as Pitman nets a late winner

Ronan Curtis on the ball

Portsmouth manager Kenny Jackett fielded a full strength side on Saturday afternoon for their second-round FA Cup tie against National League North side Altrincham. Marcus Harness replacing Ryan Williams on the right wing was the only change from Pompey’s 3-2 win against Rotherham earlier in the week. Both teams came into this game with the … Read moreThird round of FA Cup secured as Pitman nets a late winner

Invincible home record continues as Pompey put 3 past Rotherham

Ronan Curtis scoring

Kenny Jackett fielded an un-changed side from their Saturday 3-0 win away at Rochdale, and in other team news, Andy Cannon is once again fit enough to be on the bench after his hamstring injury. Ronan Curtis set the atmosphere at Fratton Park on the chilly Tuesday evening as he made a beautiful run down … Read moreInvincible home record continues as Pompey put 3 past Rotherham