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.

Tuesday, 24th January 2017, 5:17 pm
Updated Tuesday, 24th January 2017, 5:53 pm
Pompey Academy coach Mikey Harris Picture: Joe Pepler

The Blues, beaten 3-2 by Plymouth on Saturday, found themselves on the receiving end of another Youth Alliance League loss in the south west of England against the Grecians.

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The result, which ended any hopes of title glory, leaves Mikey Harris’ under-18s in third place heading into this weekend’s season-ending clash with Swindon – again on the road.

The Blues will secure a top-five finish – and Merit League qualification – with victory, although a draw may well suffice for the visitors.