Pompey announce entry into cup

POMPEY have entered the Premier League Cup.

Monday, 15th August 2016, 5:04 pm
Updated Thursday, 7th June 2018, 6:05 pm
Pompey Academy coach Mikey Harris

And the Blues will begin their campaign in the competition against Southend next Monday.

The event is an under-23 competition - although sides can play three overage outfield players and an overage keeper.

Pompey are likely to spread their involvement between the Academy and senior set-ups, meaning management duties are likely to be shared between Mikey Harris and Ian Foster.

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Pompey will need to progress through two qualifying rounds to reach the group stage of the competition.

Hawks will host Monday’s fixture at Westleigh Park (7pm kick-off), with entry £5 for all supporters.