Portsmouth News

A general view of Fratton Park prior to the Sky Bet League Two match between Portsmouth and Northampton Town at Fratton Park on December 29, 2013
Michael Eisner: 'Portsmouth were like an abused child'
Portsmouth owner and former Walt Disney boss Michael Eisner describes the previously ailing south coast club as having been "like an abused child".
Oct 5, 21:01
Matthew Kennedy in action for Everton on July 22, 2014
Cardiff City winger Matthew Kennedy joins Portsmouth on loan
Cardiff City winger Matthew Kennedy joins League One side Portsmouth on loan until the end of the season.
Aug 31, 22:11
A general view of Fratton Park prior to the Sky Bet League Two match between Portsmouth and Northampton Town at Fratton Park on December 29, 2013
Michael Eisner completes Portsmouth takeover
Portsmouth confirm that the Tornate investment group, led by former Walt Disney chief executive Michael Eisner, has completed its takeover of the club.
Aug 3, 13:38
A general view of Fratton Park prior to the Sky Bet League Two match between Portsmouth and Northampton Town at Fratton Park on December 29, 2013
Portsmouth fan dies during pre-season friendly with Bournemouth
Portsmouth confirm that a fan was taken ill during their pre-season friendly against local rivals Bournemouth on Saturday and later died in hospital.
Jul 22, 21:55
QPR manager Harry Redknapp in the dugout during the match against Arsenal on May 4, 2013
Harry Redknapp reveals pre-season cancer scare
Harry Redknapp says that he was left fearing for his life when recently rushed to hospital to remove a tumour from his bladder.
Jul 9, 20:59
Jaap Stam watches on during the Championship playoff semi-final game between Reading and Fulham on May 16, 2017
Reading handed home tie in League Cup first round
Beaten Championship playoff finalists Reading are handed a home tie against League One side Gillingham in the first round of the 2017-18 League Cup.
Jun 16, 13:16
James Henry in action for Wolves on October 1, 2014
Kenny Jackett to sign James Henry for Portsmouth?
New Portsmouth manager Kenny Jackett is reportedly looking to secure a reunion with James Henry, who played for him during his time at Wolverhampton Wanderers.
Jun 6, 16:14
Kenny Jackett pictured on January 9, 2016
Portsmouth confirm appointment of Kenny Jackett on two-year deal
Former Millwall, Wolverhampton Wanderers and Rotherham United boss Kenny Jackett is appointed by Portsmouth on a two-year deal.
Jun 2, 17:55
Kenny Jackett pictured on January 9, 2016
Kenny Jackett wanted by Portsmouth following Paul Cook exit?
Portsmouth reportedly place Kenny Jackett on their list of contenders for the vacant managerial position.
May 31, 18:22
Antonio Conte poses with the trophy during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Sunderland on May 21, 2017
Antonio Conte named LMA Manager of the Year following Chelsea's title success
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte is named the LMA Manager of the Year after guiding his club to the Premier League title.
May 22, 22:44
Gareth Evans of Portsmouth poses with his Player of the Month award for December 2015
Gareth Evans signs new two-year contract at Portsmouth
Portsmouth winger Gareth Evans signs a new two-year contract at Fratton Park to keep him at the newly-promoted League One club until 2019.
May 18, 21:51
A general view outside the ground before the Sky Bet League Two match between Hartlepool United and Accrington Stanley at Victoria Park on September 14, 2013
Hartlepool United relegated from Football League
Hartlepool United are relegated from the Football League after 96 years.
May 6, 19:26
Newport County defender Mickey Demetriou poses with his League Two player of the month award for April 2017
Paul Cook, Mickey Demetriou win April League Two Manager, Player of the Month gongs
Portsmouth boss Paul Cook and Newport County defender Mickey Demetriou are named as April's League Two Manager and Player of the Month.
May 5, 09:42
Lewis Dunk of Brighton & Hove Albion celebrates with Gaetan Bong as he scores their first goal during the Championship playoff semi-final second leg against Sheffield Wednesday on May 16, 2016
PFA announces Championship, League One and League Two Teams of the Year
The PFA announces its respective teams of the year for the Championship, League One and League Two, ahead of the organisation's awards ceremony on April 23.
Apr 20, 09:45
Harry Redknapp, manager of QPR looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Queens Park Rangers and Stoke City at Loftus Road on September 20, 2014
Harry Redknapp 'will not be paid if Birmingham City are relegated'
Birmingham City boss Harry Redknapp says that he will return his wages if the club is relegated.
Apr 19, 19:53
A general view of Fratton Park prior to the Sky Bet League Two match between Portsmouth and Northampton Town at Fratton Park on December 29, 2013
Portsmouth CEO targets Premier League return
Portsmouth chief executive Mark Catlin says that he believes the club can return to the Premier League in short order with the right investment.
Apr 18, 18:33
Portsmouth players celebrate promotion to League One on April 17, 2017
Plymouth Argyle, Portsmouth promoted to League One
The final two automatic promotion spots are wrapped up in League Two, with Plymouth Argyle and Portsmouth joining Doncaster Rovers in going up.
Apr 17, 17:16
A general view of Fratton Park prior to the Sky Bet League Two match between Portsmouth and Northampton Town at Fratton Park on December 29, 2013
Portsmouth takeover by former Disney chairman moves closer
Former Disney chairman Michael Eisner is to begin discussions with Portsmouth over a proposed takeover after entering an exclusivity agreement with the League Two club.
Mar 23, 18:52
A General external view of Fratton Park before the Sky Bet League Two match between Portsmouth and Chesterfield at Fratton Park on August 31, 2013
American billionaire to buy Portsmouth?
American billionaire Michael Eisner reportedly enters discussions to buy League Two side Portsmouth.
Mar 21, 17:18
A General external view of Fratton Park before the Sky Bet League Two match between Portsmouth and Chesterfield at Fratton Park on August 31, 2013
Portsmouth sign former Chesterfield full-back Drew Talbot
League Two side Portsmouth sign full-back Drew Talbot on a two-year deal following his release by Chesterfield.
Jun 22, 17:54
Carl Baker of MK Dons in action during the Sky Bet League One match against Rochdale at Stadium mk on November 25, 2014
Portsmouth complete signing of MK Dons midfielder Carl Baker
Portsmouth complete the signing of midfielder Carl Baker, 33, on a two-year deal after his contract expired at MK Dons.
Jun 14, 20:45
A General external view of Fratton Park before the Sky Bet League Two match between Portsmouth and Chesterfield at Fratton Park on August 31, 2013
Bolton Wanderers striker Conor Wilkinson heads to Portsmouth on loan
Bolton Wanderers send Republic of Ireland Under-21 international Conor Wilkinson to Portsmouth on loan for the rest of the season.
Mar 23, 16:38
Portsmouth manager Paul Cook during the Capital One Cup First Round match between Portsmouth v Derby County at Fratton Park on August 12, 2015
Paul Cook unconcerned by potential Bournemouth changes
Portsmouth manager Paul Cook insists that it will not make a difference to him if Bournemouth name a weakened side for their FA Cup clash at Fratton Park.
Jan 28, 20:03
Shaun Derry poses with his Manager of the Month award for December 2015
Monthly League Two accolades for Shaun Derry, Gareth Evans
The League Two monthly awards go to Cambridge United manager Shaun Derry and Portsmouth winger George Evans.
Jan 8, 06:00
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League Two quartet up for Player of the Month award for December
Gareth Evans, Jason McCarthy, John Lundstram and Matty Taylor are nominated for the League Two Player of the Month award for December.
Jan 5, 06:00
Pavel Srnicek of Newcastle during the Barclays Premiership match between Bolton Wanderers and Newcastle United at the Reebok Stadium on December 26, 2006
Pavel Srnicek remains in induced coma
Former Newcastle United goalkeeper Pavel Srnicek remains in an induced coma following a cardiac arrest.
Dec 23, 18:07
Marc Richards of Northampton Town celebrates after scoring his sides third goal during the Sky Bet League Two match between Luton Town and Northampton Town at Kenilworth Road on December 12, 2015
League Two roundup: Northampton Town victorious in seven-goal thriller to go top
Sports Mole rounds up Saturday's League Two action as Northampton Town go top after they were victorious in a seven-goal thriller over Luton Town.
Dec 12, 17:01
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FA Cup roundup: Northampton net three in four minutes to knock out non-League side
Sports Mole rounds up the action from the second round of the FA Cup.
Dec 5, 18:42
The Liverpool Football Club emblem is displayed on the gates of Anfield Stadium on September 17, 2012
Liverpool top Premier League list of most spent in agents' fees
Liverpool top the Premier League list of most spent on agents' fees over the past year with a figure of just over £14m.
Nov 30, 18:40
Danny Hylton of Oxford United celebrates after scoring his sides third goal during the Sky Bet League Two match between Oxford United and Dagenham & Redbridge at Kassam Stadium on August 30, 2014
League Two roundup: Danny Hylton puts Oxford United top
Sports Mole rounds up Saturday's League Two action as a Danny Hylton goal puts Oxford United top of the table.
Nov 28, 17:00
A general view of Fratton Park prior to the Sky Bet League Two match between Portsmouth and Northampton Town at Fratton Park on December 29, 2013
Michael Doyle: 'Winning promotion with Portsmouth all that counts'
Portsmouth captain Michael Doyle insists that the form of the team counts more than the display of individual players, having helped the club up to fourth place.
Nov 27, 12:42
James Dunne of Stevenage in action during the npower League One match between MK Dons and Stevenage at stadium:mk on October 20, 2012
Portsmouth's James Dunne agrees Dagenham & Redbridge extension
Portsmouth midfielder James Dunne extends his loan stint with League Two strugglers Dagenham & Redbridge until early January.
Nov 26, 12:36
George Francomb of AFC Wimbledon and Ashley Hemmings of Dagenham and Redbridge challenge for the ball during the Sky Bet League Two match between AFC Wimbledon and Dagenham and Redbridge at The Cherry Red Records Stadium on November 24, 2015
League Two roundup: Top two drop points, Portsmouth score six in second half
Sports Mole rounds up all of Tuesday evening's action in League Two.
Nov 24, 21:45
Kemar Roofe of Oxford United in action during the Sky Bet League Two match between Oxford United and Northampton Town at Kassam Stadium on April 14, 2015 in Oxford, England.
League Two roundup: Oxford United close gap on league leaders Plymouth Argyle
Sports Mole rounds up Saturday's League Two action as Oxford United close the gap on leaders Plymouth Argyle.
Nov 21, 17:01
Anzhi Makhachkala's French midfielder Lassana Diarra walks on the pitch during the UEFA Europa League football match between Udinese Calcio and FC Anzhi Makhachkala at Udine's 'Friuli' comunal stadium on September 20, 2012
Lassana Diarra: "I was right to leave Arsenal"
Former Arsenal midfielder Lassana Diarra says that he was right to leave the club after only five months.
Nov 14, 18:19
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FA Cup roundup: Altrincham shock Barnsley
Sports Mole rounds up all of the action from the FA Cup first round as Altrincham and Eastleigh both record wins over League One opposition.
Nov 7, 17:17



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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Shrewsbury TownShrewsbury1410402391434
2Wigan AthleticWigan1410222681832
3Bradford CityBradford148332417727
4Rotherham UnitedRotherham148062516924
5Charlton AthleticCharlton137332116524
6Oxford UnitedOxford Utd146442315822
7Blackpool136431915422
8Peterborough UnitedPeterborough136342319421
9Fleetwood Town136342322121
10Blackburn RoversBlackburn126241610620
11Portsmouth146261916320
12Scunthorpe UnitedScunthorpe145541310320
13Bristol Rovers146082328-518
14MK Dons145361318-518
15Southend UnitedSouthend144551826-817
16Walsall143741823-516
17Doncaster RoversDoncaster144371717015
18AFC Wimbledon14437915-615
19Oldham AthleticOldham134271927-814
20Rochdale142751418-413
21Bury133371620-412
22Gillingham14257817-911
23Northampton TownNorthampton142391025-159
24Plymouth ArgylePlymouth141491023-137