Kenny Jackett is Pompey’s new manager.
The 55-year-old has been confirmed as the man to take the Blues forward in League One on a two-year agreement.
Pompey have succeeded in landing their main target as Paul Cook’s successor and completing a prompt deal for his signature
Jackett will be officially unveiled at a press conference due to take place at the club’s Roko training base at around 5.30pm.
Long-term assistant manager, Joe Gallen, will arrive as Jackett’s No2.
Jackett becomes the 36th permanent manager in Pompey’s 119-year history.