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Yeovil 4 Pompey 3

Pompey’s first experience of the Checkatrade Trophy proved to be entertaining if not prosperous as they were beaten 4-3 by Yeovil Town at Huish Park tonight.

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Pompey are at Yeovil's Huish Park tonight

Yeovil v Pompey: Live

Join Jeff Marshman for live and interactive updates from Pompey’s visit to Yeovil Town (7.45pm).

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Liam O'Brien is looking forward to his long-awaited competitive debut. Picture: Joe Pepler

A moment years in the making for Pompey keeper

It’s a moment which has been eight years in the making.

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Tom Davies. Picture: Joe Pepler

Defender’s out to build Pompey momentum

Tom Davies is hungry for a Yeovil run out.

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Pompey boss Paul Cook takes his seat in the stands at Exeter on Saturday. Picture: Joe Pepler

Paul Cook: Pompey aren’t firing

Paul Cook admitted Pompey are a long way short of firing on all cylinders.

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Basher Benfield would start Michael Smith up front. Picture: Joe Pepler

Yeovil v Pompey: Gaffer for a day

Basher Benfield, 52, from Copnor, looks ahead to tonight’s Checkatrade Trophy clash with Yeovil Town at Huish Park (7.45pm).

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Matt Clarke celebrates scoring against Crawley last season. Picture: Joe Pepler

Matt Clarke returns as boss overhauls Pompey side

Matt Clarke will tonight make his Pompey comeback in the much-maligned Checkatrade Trophy.

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The Checkatrade Trophy has failed to capture the imagination of Pompey fans. Picture: Joe Pepler

Pompey facing lowest-ever attendance

Pompey could tomorrow night be involved in the lowest attendance of their post-war history.

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Tom Davies. Picture: Joe Pepler

Exeter 0 Pompey 1: Three things we learnt

Jordan Cross looks back on what we learnt from the 1-0 win at Exeter City on Saturday.

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Chief executive of the Football League Shaun Harvey

‘Majority of clubs and fans are in harmony’ over Checkatrade Trophy

The controversial Checkatrade Trophy kicks-off tomorrow and The News’ chief sports writer Neil Allen has quizzed Football League chief executive Shaun Harvey on the new-look competition.

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Pompey fans are unlikely to be won over by the Checkatrade Trophy

Checkatrade Trophy... more like Contradiction Cup

It’s the Contradiction Cup, where nothing is as it appears.

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SOS Pompey: Powers that be can’t have it both ways

We asked Bob Beech of SOS Pompey to give his verdict on the answers Shaun Harvey gave on the Checktrade Trophy.

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Noel Hunt showed his experience. Picture: Joe Pepler

Richardson: New Pompey mindset held for win

It’s a fixture Leam Richardson felt Pompey would have surrendered as a late draw last season.

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Tom Davies impressed on his league debut for Pompey at Exeter. Picture: Joe Pepler

Defender hopeful he made his point to Cook

Tom Davies savoured his Pompey league debut and reflected: I seized my chance.

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Enda Stevens. Picture: Joe Pepler

Can this be Enda of Pompey shipping late goals?

Enda Stevens saluted Pompey’s new-found resilience after their latest clean sheet.

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Kal Naismith. Picture: Joe Pepler

Richardson: Naismith can still have Pompey future

KAL NAISMITH has been told he can be a ‘massive’ player in Pompey’s drive for success.

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Kal Naismith. Picture: Joe Pepler

Exeter 0 Pompey 1: Gaffer for a day

Andy Horton, 22, from Petersfield, gives his verdict on Pompey’s win at Exeter...

Gary Roberts scores his penalty. Picture: Joe Pepler

Exeter 0 Pompey 1 – Neil Allen’s match report

Amid the stubbornly familiar concerns, there was something reassuringly different about Pompey.

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Pompey fan John Westwood

Northstand Nostalgia: I salute you, Mr Pompey

They say you either love or hate Marmite – but I have no particular feelings either way!

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Leam Richardson: Pompey win was well deserved

Leam Richardson believes Pompey deserved their late fortune following victory at Exeter.

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