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'Didn’t take rare first-team chance. Was laboured and caught in possession.'

Check out Neil Allen’s Pompey match ratings from the Blues’ 2-1 FA Cup defeat at the hands of Harrogate. Jack Diamond’s 94th-minute effort sealed the win for the League Two side, after Luke Armstrong’s 44th-minute opener for the visitors was cancelled out by Ellis Harrison (45+2).

portsmouth.co.uk ,  9 minutes ago 0
'Didn’t take rare first-team chance. Was laboured and caught in possession.'

'Send Azeez back to Arsenal. Focus on the league'

Pompey fans on social media have been expressing their views on the Blues’ FA Cup defeat at the hands of Harrogate. Jack Diamond’s 94th-minute winner handed the League Two side a 2-1 win at Fratton Park, after Ellis Harrison (45+2) and cancelled out Luke Armstrong’s 44th-minute opener.

portsmouth.co.uk ,  18 minutes ago 0
'Send Azeez back to Arsenal. Focus on the league'

LIVE Portsmouth 1 Harrogate Town 1: Evenly poised after two quickfire goals at end of first half

Attentions turn to the FA Cup as Pompey aim to continue their winning run today. Danny Cowley’s men are out to make it seven wins on the spin and 10 games unbeaten against the League Two side at Fratton Park. Victory will see into the hat for the third round draw, with the Premier League big guns entering the competition at that stage next month.

portsmouth.co.uk ,  1 hour ago 0
LIVE Portsmouth 1 Harrogate Town 1: Evenly poised after two quickfire goals at end of first half

LIVE Portsmouth 1 Harrogate Town 1: Harrison with a rapid response to Armstrong's opener

Attentions turn to the FA Cup as Pompey aim to continue their winning run today. Danny Cowley’s men are out to make it seven wins on the spin and 10 games unbeaten against the League Two side at Fratton Park. Victory will see into the hat for the third round draw, with the Premier League big guns entering the competition at that stage next month.

portsmouth.co.uk ,  1 hour ago 0
LIVE Portsmouth 1 Harrogate Town 1: Harrison with a rapid response to Armstrong's opener

'The way he is being treated he will leave. Confirmation he's going back in January'

Alex Bass and Gassan Ahadme were two names on Pompey supporters’ minds after Danny Cowley named his starting XI for today’s FA Cup game against Harrogate. Both were once again absent from the line-up chosen by the head coach for the second-round game – despite a sickness bug in the squad.

portsmouth.co.uk ,  2 hours ago 7
'The way he is being treated he will leave. Confirmation he's going back in January'

Pompey confirmed team news as Joe Morrell and George Hirst miss Harrogate clash

The full team news from Fratton Park ahead of Portsmouth's second round FA Cup clash against Harrogate Town where the Blues will be looking for a seventh straight win in all competitions (3pm kick-off) Portsmouth head coach Danny Cowley has made four changes to face Harrogate Town in the FA Cup this afternoon.

hampshirelive.news ,  3 hours ago 0
Pompey confirmed team news as Joe Morrell and George Hirst miss Harrogate clash

1. The slang

Any born and raised Pompey resident will have at least a few strong memories of school days in the city. We decided to ask our readers what you would only know if you went to school in Portsmouth. You can see the responses in our gallery below. Make sure to click through all the pages!

portsmouth.co.uk ,  23 hours ago 0
1. The slang

Why Danny Cowley believes Portsmouth with need to be at their best to progress in the FA Cup against Harrogate

Pompey boss Danny Cowley believes his side will need to be at the top of their game to progress in the FA Cup today. The Blues play host to League Two Harrogate Town (3pm) with a place in the third round up for grabs. And the former Lincoln City boss admitted it won’t be an easy task against the Sulphurites despite their bottom-tier status.

portsmouth.co.uk ,  1 day ago 0
Why Danny Cowley believes Portsmouth with need to be at their best to progress in the FA Cup against Harrogate

DETAILED: The seven games watched by Portsmouth this week and Aston Villa, Arsenal, Millwall, Huddersfield and Motherwell players who could fit transfer bill

Danny Cowley and his recruitment team have been cramming in the games this week ahead of the January transfer window. The Pompey boss has detailed seven games which his staff watched after a busy week of action in league and EFL Trophy action. Those fixtures were as follows:

portsmouth.co.uk ,  1 day ago 1
DETAILED: The seven games watched by Portsmouth this week and Aston Villa, Arsenal, Millwall, Huddersfield and Motherwell players who could fit transfer bill

How Portsmouth came close to signing former West Ham, Spurs and Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick

Pompey were ‘about an hour away’ from signing former West Ham, Spurs and Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick - according to ex-boss Harry Redknapp. With the midfielder having just left Old Trafford in the aftermath of Ole Gunnar Solskjær’s departure, the Blues’ 2008 FA Cup-winning manager recalled the series of events which saw him agonisingly miss out on the player’s services in 2004.

portsmouth.co.uk ,  1 day ago 4
How Portsmouth came close to signing former West Ham, Spurs and Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick

Portsmouth v Harrogate Town: Simon Weaver looking to silence ‘hostile’ Pompey crowd

Harrogate Town boss Simon Weaver wants his players to relish the challenge of trying to upset League One Portsmouth in front of a “hostile” Fratton Park on Saturday afternoon. The Sulphurites take on the 2008 FA Cup winners once again, just over two years on from the clubs’ 2019 meeting at the first-round stage of the competition.

yorkshirepost.co.uk ,  1 day ago 0
Portsmouth v Harrogate Town: Simon Weaver looking to silence ‘hostile’ Pompey crowd

Danny Cowley confirms he wants a striker amid links to Notts County's Kyle Wootton

The Magpies forward has already scored 10 goals this season and is one of several players who are flourishing under head coach Ian Burchnall Portsmouth boss Danny Cowley says he would like a long-term project to sign as a centre-forward amid links to Notts striker Kyle Wootton. Pompey have watched the striker recently with Cowley himself recently attending the FA Cup replay defeat to Rochdale to run the rule over the forward.

nottinghampost.com ,  1 day ago 0
Danny Cowley confirms he wants a striker amid links to Notts County's Kyle Wootton

Portsmouth boss heaps praise on Firhouse's Gavin Bazunu after 'flawless' display

The Pompey manager tipped the 19-year-old to become a 'top goalkeeper' after a 'flawless' performance saw him keep a sixth clean sheet of the season in a 1-0 win over Gillingham on Saturday. Portsmouth manager Danny Cowley has predicted a big future for Republic of Ireland goalkeeper Gavin Bazunu as he continues to impress on and off the field.

dublinlive.ie ,  1 day ago 0
Portsmouth boss heaps praise on Firhouse's Gavin Bazunu after 'flawless' display

Column: RIP Frank Burrows - the first man I saw boss Portsmouth

A couple of years ago, after Bobby Doyle passed away, I wrote in this column that the first starting XI you see playing for your team stays in your mind for life. And Bobby was in that team for me. Well, the same applies to managers and Frank Burrows was in the manager’s seat at Fratton when I first became a fan 40 years ago.

portsmouth.co.uk ,  1 day ago 0
Column: RIP Frank Burrows - the first man I saw boss Portsmouth

'I absolutely hate it' - ex-Portsmouth, Sunderland, Luton and Bristol City target details Ipswich frustration as game time continues to be limited

Ex-Pompey target Joe Pigott has revealed his Ipswich frustration after an almost anonymous spell in Suffolk this term. The forward has featured only 13 times and started four league matches for Paul Cook’s side this season, following his free transfer move in the summer. And the former AFC Wimbledon striker has detailed his Tractor Boys nightmare ahead of their FA Cup clash with Barrow tomorrow.

portsmouth.co.uk ,  1 day ago 1
'I absolutely hate it' - ex-Portsmouth, Sunderland, Luton and Bristol City target details Ipswich frustration as game time continues to be limited

How the bookies rate Portsmouth, Wigan, Rotherham and Charlton’s chances of lifting the Papa John's Trophy following big-names exits in round two

Pompey won the competition in 2019 and reached the final in 2020. Now the bookmakers have updated their Papa John’s Trophy winners’ odds following the second round of the competition. Although not all second-round ties have been completed, most notably Pompey’s trip to Exeter, there are still some surprising odds from the 18 teams remaining.

portsmouth.co.uk ,  1 day ago 3
How the bookies rate Portsmouth, Wigan, Rotherham and Charlton’s chances of lifting the Papa John's Trophy following big-names exits in round two

Sheffield Wednesday vs Portsmouth: Pompey boss admits they're 'short of players' days before Owls clash

Portsmouth face Harrogate Town before the visit of Sheffield Wednesday, and Danny Cowley admits that they’re a bit ‘short of players’ currently. The Owls will be looking to extend their unbeaten run in League One when they make the long trip to Pompey early next week, and while Darren Moore ponders his own selection it appears that Cowley has had injury problems of his own.

thestar.co.uk ,  1 day ago 0
Sheffield Wednesday vs Portsmouth: Pompey boss admits they're 'short of players' days before Owls clash

Portsmouth learn new date for Charlton clash that could impact Danny Cowley's deadline day deals

Portsmouth's home clash with Charlton Athletic has been moved to be shown live on Sky Sports Portsmouth's home clash with Charlton Athletic in League One has been resheduled after it was selected to be shown live on Sky Sports. Pompey were set to welcome the Addicks to Fratton Park on January 29, sandwiched between their trip to Sunderland (January 22) and their trip to face Oxford United (February 5).

hampshirelive.news ,  1 day ago 0
Portsmouth learn new date for Charlton clash that could impact Danny Cowley's deadline day deals

Portsmouth's League One rivals Doncaster Rovers sack manager Richie Wellens

Doncaster Rovers have sacked manager Richie Wellens. Donny brought an end to the 41-year-old’s reign at the Keepmoat after just 199 days and following Wednesday night’s 2-0 Papa John’s Trophy defeat at the hands of fellow League One strugglers Crewe. The loss was Rovers’ 15th of the season in all competitions – form that sees them currently sit just one point and a place above rock-bottom Alexandra in the table.

portsmouth.co.uk ,  2 days ago 0
Portsmouth's League One rivals Doncaster Rovers sack manager Richie Wellens

Portsmouth’s Danny Cowley makes January transfer window admission

Portsmouth are right amongst the contenders for a play-off spot in League One right now and Danny Cowley will not want his side to falter in their bid for promotion in the second half of the season. In a bid to stay up towards where they want to be then, the former Lincoln boss has told The News about how he plans to utilise the January window and how ‘important’ it could be to Pompey.

footballleagueworld.co.uk ,  2 days ago 1
Portsmouth’s Danny Cowley makes January transfer window admission