Pompey hand start to new recruit at Hawks

New-boy Tareiq Holmes-Dennis was handed his first Pompey outing this afternoon.

By The Newsroom
Saturday, 8th July 2017, 3:21 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th September 2017, 11:52 am
New recruit Tareiq Holmes-Dennis
New recruit Tareiq Holmes-Dennis

The loan recruit from Huddersfield was named at left-back for the trip to Westleigh Park.

There was also a return for Conor Chaplin, back in the team after a calf problem had ruled him out of last weekend's victory over Salisbury.

The pair represented a strong Pompey starting XI from Kenny Jackett for the clash with neighbours Hawks.

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However, Nathan Thompson remains sidelined with injury, while Michael Smith is not yet ready to return following his ankle problem.

Pompey: Bass, Evans, Burgess, Clarke, Holmes-Dennis, May, Rose, Baker, Naismith, Bennett, Chaplin.

Subs: Collins, Roberts, Talbot, Davies, Whatmough, Lowe, Lalkovic.