Green given Portsmouth debut

Andre Green has been handed his Pompey bow in tonight's clash with Gillingham.

Tuesday, 4th September 2018, 8:20 pm
Updated Wednesday, 5th September 2018, 7:23 am
Andre Green is in Pompey's team to face Gillingham tonight. Picture: Portsmouth FC.

The loanee from Aston Villa is among 10 changes implemented by Kenny Jackett in the Checkatrade Trophy clash.

There's also a first start of the campaign for Danny Rose, a maiden appearance of the season for Adam May, while David Wheeler is also involved.

Matt Clarke is the sole player retaining his place from the side which defeated Plymouth 3-0 last weekend.

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Meanwhile, Joe Mason is among the substitutes as he seek his first outing since arriving on loan from Wolves.

However, there is no place in the squad for Louis Dennis.

Pompey: McGee, N.Thompson, Burgess, Clarke, Haunstrup, Rose, Close, Wheeler, May, Green, Pitman.

Subs: MacGillivray, Brown, Naylor, Lowe, Mason, Evans, B.Thompson.