Pompey will face Barnet in the opening round of the Carling Cup.
Steve Cotterill’s side will entertain the Bees at Fratton Park in their opening tie of the competition.
Lawrie Sanchez’s side kept their place in league football by the skin of their teeth last season, surviving on the final day.
It will be a match Linvoy Primus will look forward to, after he started his career at Underhill.
Pompey last year went out at the third round stage of tournament at home to Leicester after beating Stevenage and Crystal Palace.
The first round tie will be played the week beginning August 8.
Pompey’s league fixtures will be announced tomorrow. For full details of who the Blues will play visit portsmouth.co.uk from 9am.