Pompey v Oxford United: Early team news
Nathan Thompson will remain sidelined for the visit of Oxford United tomorrow.
The tough-tackling defenderÂ has been injuredÂ since picking up a knee setback in the opening-day victory over Luton Town.
However, Thompson could be in contention for the tripÂ to Bristol Rovers on Tuesday night,
Dion Donohue (groin) also continues his way back to full fitness.
Kenny Jackett is likely to field a similar side to the one that beatÂ Blackpool.
The Pompey boss madeÂ five changes for his side's Carabao Cup loss to AFCÂ Wimbledon.
Meanwhile,Â Former Pompey manÂ Ricky Holmes is a doubt ahead of Oxford's trip to Fratton Park.
The winger had an injection on an ongoing back issue this week, meaning his place in the U's side is in the balance.
Former Pompey target Jamie Hanson is in line for a debut for Karl Robinson's side, however.
Ex-Blues keeper, Simon Eastwood, is missing after dislocating his finger last weekend in his side's warm-up against Fleetwood.
Samir Carruthers (knee) is unavailable but James Henry is expected to recover from a dead leg to be in consideration for the game.