Wednesday saw the release of Pompey’s fixtures for next season.
It was one of the most anticipated days of the summer for Blues fans, who have been plotting the route to League Two success for Paul Cook’s side.
Dagenham & Redbridge will be the visitors to Fratton Park for the first game on August 9.
To mark the occasion we’ve been scouring The News archives to find memorable opening games of yesteryear.
Let’s see how well you do at remembering which seasons they were from...