Pompey recall youngster from his loan spell

Pompey have recalled Christian Oxlade-Chamberlain from his loan at Oxford City.

Monday, 12th March 2018, 1:13 pm
Updated Monday, 12th March 2018, 2:19 pm
Christian Oxalde-Chamberlain. Picture: Colin Farmery

The academy graduate returned to the Blues on Friday, meaning he missed City's 1-0 defeat to the Hawks at Marsh Lane the following day.However, the 19-year-old was not included in Pompey's match-day squad for Saturday's 3-1 defeat to Gillingham.

It is the second time Oxlade-Chamberlain has been recalled by his parent club while out on loan at the National League South outfit.

The right-sided talent moved to Oxford at the start of the season but returned to Fratton Park in November to help ease the Blues' injury crisis.

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Christian Oxalde-Chamberlain. Picture: Colin Farmery

After going back to Marsh Lane - and featuring in their 3-2 FA Cup second-round defeat at Notts County - Oxlade-Chamberlain has again been recalled to Pompey by boss Kenny Jackett..

Christian Oxalde-Chamberlain. Picture: Colin Farmery