Pompey farm out young midfielder

Christian Oxlade-Chamberlain has joined Salisbury on a month's loan.

By The Newsroom
Friday, 5th August 2016, 2:42 pm
Updated Friday, 5th August 2016, 3:45 pm
Christian Oxlade-Chamberlain    Picture: Barry Zee
Christian Oxlade-Chamberlain Picture: Barry Zee

The Pompey midfielder has moved to the Southern League South and West side to gain playing time at senior level.

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The 18-year-old was handed a senior deal by the Blues this summer after coming through the Academy ranks.

Oxlade-Chamberlain has enjoyed a decent pre-season for Paul Cook’s side, where he has picked up minutes and was on the scoresheet against Sutton United.

Meanwhile, Academy defender Dory Yates has moved to Southern League premier division outfit Dorchester Town on a month’s loan.