Here are the clubs that have provided Portsmouth with the most players over the last 10 years

The January transfer window can be a time for an inspired bargain buy or an overpriced flop as clubs look for the players to get them over the line in the second half of the season.

Tuesday, 8th January 2019, 3:44 pm
Updated Thursday, 10th January 2019, 2:51 pm
Here are the clubs that have provided Portsmouth with the most players over the last 10 years

But where have Portsmouth been shopping for players most over the last 10 years? Here are the 10 clubs who have loaned and sold the most players to Pompey - according to TransferMarkt.

Between 2013 and 2018, Pompey have completed either permanent or loan signings of Frankie Sutherland, Cole Kpekawa, Brian Murphy and David Wheeler from the Rs.
In the space of a year (2013-2014) Patrick Agyemang, Bondz NGala, Ben Chorley and James Dunne moved to the south coast.

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All of Pompeys dealings with the Potters came in 2010 when Liam Lawrence, Dave Kitson, Ibrahima Sonko and Carl Dickinson joined.
Jerome Thomas joined in 2008, Christian Dailly in 2011, John Sullivan in 2013 and Danny Hollands in 2014.
Glen Little and Brian Howard moved to Fratton Park on free transfers. Mikkel Andersen, Jordan Obita and Dominic Hyam were signed on loan.
Pompey have completed loan deals for Thierry Racon, John Marquis, David Forde, Ben Thompson and Paul Robinson with the latter joining permanently in 2015.
Initially joining on loan before making his stay a permanent one, Greg Halford was the first in a list of Aaron McCarey, Connor Ronan, Sylvain Deslandes and Joe Mason.
Lee Williamson, Johannes Ertl, Michael Doyle, Ben Davies all joined on free transfers while Kieron Freeman and Marc McNulty came in on loan.
Former captain Jason Pearce first joined Pompey in 2011 before Wes Thomas, Wes Fogden, Matt Tubbs, Jayden Stockley and Ryan Allsop followed suit over a five-year period.
The Robins have provided Pompey with Paul Benson, Simon Ferry, Joe Devera, Miles Story, Michael Smith and Nathan Thompson either on loan or permanently since 2012.