Pompey to face former boss in pre-season friendly

Pompey today announced their first 2016-17 pre-season friendly '“ with a Blues hero lying in wait.

Thursday, 28th April 2016, 6:17 pm
Updated Thursday, 28th April 2016, 7:19 pm
Former Pompey player and boss Steve Claridge is now manager of Salisbury

Paul Cook’s side visit the Raymond McEnhill Stadium to face Salisbury on Tuesday, July 19 (7pm kick-off).

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The recently-crowned Wessex League premier division champions are managed by former Pompey striker and boss Steve Claridge.

The Blues Hall of Famer said: ‘I’m delighted to have secured this match and really grateful to Paul for agreeing to it.’