Midfielder extends Pompey deal

BEN CLOSE has agreed new terms with Pompey.

Friday, 26th May 2017, 5:00 pm
Updated Sunday, 4th June 2017, 9:31 pm
Ben Close. Picture: Joe Pepler

The home-grown midfielder has signed a new one-year deal, with the Blues having an option to extend that stay for a further 12 months.

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Close has made 36 first-team appearances since making his debut in the 3-1 Johnstone’s Paint Trophy win at Yeovil in 2014.

The Southsea man made four starts last season and spent a period out on loan at Eastleigh.