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Kelly praise for Pompey Academy response

Mark Kelly paid tribute to Pompey Academy’s five-goal Merit League Two bow and insisted: It was a massive improvement.

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Pompey Academy boss Mark Kelly          Picture: Joe Pepler

Kelly: Result is not Pompey Academy’s priority

Mark Kelly dismissed Pompey Academy’s disappointing end to their Youth Alliance League south west division and reiterated: Individual development comes before results.

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Pompey Academy coach Mikey Harris Picture: Neil Marshall

Pompey Academy title dream turns into nightmare

Mikey Harris reflected on the unforgiving nature of football after seeing his Pompey Academy side suffer an unexpectedly disappointing end to their Youth Alliance League season.

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Eddie Wakley saw red in Pompey Academy's 2-0 defeat to Plymouth last weekend  Picture: Ian Hargreaves

Merit the motivation as Pompey Academy title hopes end

Mikey Harris has told Pompey’s Academy players to use their title disappointment as Merit League motivation this weekend at Swindon.

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Pompey Academy coach Mikey Harris   Picture: Joe Pepler

Double Devon defeat for Pompey Academy

Pompey Academy fell to a second Devon defeat in the space of four days this afternoon, as they lost 2-0 at Exeter City.

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Pompey Academy coach Mikey Harris          Picture: Joe Pepler

Pompey Academy out to end year on a high

Mikey Harris has called on Pompey Academy to end the year on a high but dismissed any talk of payback when Oxford visit Furze Lane on Saturday (11am).

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Pompey Academy welcome Newcastle to Fratton Park in the FA Youth Cup third round on Friday, December 9   Picture: Ian Hargreaves

Pompey Academy confirm Newcastle date

Pompey Academy’s FA Youth Cup third-round tie with Newcastle has been confirmed for Friday, December 9 (7pm).

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Harvey Bradbury scored twice the last time Pompey Academy faced Exeter City - a 3-1 win for the Blues in September   Picture: Neil Marshall

Harris eyes impressive Pompey Academy hat-trick

Pompey Academy coach Mikey Harris has called for more of the same from his side as they travel to Exeter this Saturday.

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Pompey Academy midfielder Tommy Scutt   Picture: Ian Hargreaves

Pompey Academy: Getting to know... Tommy Scutt

Every week in the Sports Mail we are quizzing one of Pompey’s young hopefuls and now it’s the turn of Tommy Scutt...

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Pompey Academy coach Mikey Harris        Picture: Joe Pepler

Harris: Cup clamour won’t distract Pompey Academy

Mikey Harris has warned his Pompey Academy players not to become distracted by the prospect of another ‘fantastic’ FA Youth Cup outing at Fratton Park.

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Pompey Academy coach Mikey Harris    Picture: Joe Pepler

Harris fuming despite Pompey Academy win

An irate Mikey Harris insisted he took no pleasure from Pompey Academy’s 3-2 Youth Alliance League south west division win over Bristol Rovers today.

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Pompey Academy coach Mikey Harris    Picture: Joe Pepler

Pompey Academy charged with Police encounter

Pompey Academy have been a handed an FA Youth Cup second-round home tie with Metropolitan Police in this afternoon’s draw.

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Pompey Academy boss Mark Kelly       Picture: Neil Marshall

Pompey Academy boss salutes fans as Tifosy pitches near completion

Pompey Academy boss Mark Kelly saluted the Fratton faithful as he readied his troops to make use of the newly-laid fan-funded pitches at the Blues’ training ground.

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Jez Bedford scored twice as 10-man Pompey Academy thrashed Eastleigh 5-0 in the FA Youth Cup at Fratton Park last night    Picture: Ian Hargreaves

Praise lavished on Pompey Academy after Cup cheer

Mikey Harris lavished praise on ‘outstanding’ Pompey Academy as they booked their place in the second round of the FA Youth Cup by thrashing Eastleigh 5-0 at Fratton Park last night.

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Dan Smith netted Pompey Academy's equaliser as they came from behind to beat Swindon Town 2-1 today Picture: Neil Marshall

Late Mayes stunner nets Pompey Academy welcome win

Pompey Academy returned to winning ways today as Matt Mayes’ last-gasp wonder strike secured a hard-fought 2-1 victory over Swindon Town at Furze Lane.

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Pompey Academy skipper Theo Widdrington     Picture: Neil Marshall

Pompey Academy – getting to know: Theo Widdrington

To coincide with the relaunch of the Sports Mail, we have asked Pompey’s Academy players a series of quick-fire questions to help get to know them better

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Pompey Academy midfielder Jordan Brooks Picture: Neil Marshall

Pompey Academy midfielder at centre of international tug of war

Mark Kelly has called on Jordan Brooks to use his international adventures as a spur for Pompey Academy progression.

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Pompey Academy boss Mark Kelly  Picture: Neil Marshall

Kelly: Pompey Academy will learn from ‘worst performance’

Mark Kelly believes Pompey Academy have been dealt a harsh but necessary lesson after their ‘worst performance’ in recent times arrived in Saturday’s dismal 6-1 loss at Oxford United.

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Pompey Academy striker Harvey Bradbury   Picture: Neil Marshall

Unbeaten Pompey Academy not getting carried away

Pompey Academy are not getting carried away with their impressive unbeaten start to the season.

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Pompey Academy striker Harvey Bradbury    Picture: Neil Marshall

Unbeaten Pompey Academy go top with Exeter win

An impressive 3-1 win over Exeter City at Furze Lane today saw unbeaten Pompey Academy claim top spot in the early Youth Alliance League south west division standings.

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