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Opinion

Five questions Pompey fans will want answered

Kenny Jackett’s ever the realist.

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Pompey's top scorer, Brett Pitman  Picture: Joe Pepler

Bone Idle: Pitman gets my vote for Pompey player of the season

Two weeks to go until the end of the campaign... that must mean it’s time to vote for the player of the season.

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Brett Pitman. Picture: Joe Pepler

Knight: Brace yourself for three Pompey cup finals

The League One play-offs remain possible, defeat at Bradford certainly isn’t the end of those hopes.

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Gaffer: Pompey were caught cold at Bradford

Gaffer for a day Andy Fleet, aged 30, from Hilsea, gives his thoughts on Pompey’s 3-1 defeat at Bradford City.

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From left: Laurence Bassini, Rob Lloyd, Joseph Cala and Tom Lever

Whatever happened to those Pompey saviours?

Nick Bain can afford a self-satisfied chuckle.

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Danny Rose scores in the 2-2 draw withPlymouth at Home Park last season. Picture: Joe Pepler

A play-off port battle which doesn’t need the hype

It’s Plymouth’s biggest game of the season, according to their first-team coach.

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Alan Knight was impressed by Brett Pitman's first goal at Rochdale. Picture: Daniel Chesterton/phcimages.com

Knight: Another big Plymouth occasion – but pressure’s off Pompey this time

It’s a big game against Plymouth this weekend – as they always seem to be.

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Brett Pitman has reached 20 goals for the season. Picture: Joe Pepler

A Pompey gift to be treasured, they don’t come along often

As the ball threatened to depart for a goal kick, Chris Burns hooked back a cross from the left.

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Fratton Park

It’s Pompey’s home - but will it continue to be so?

There was mixed news this week about where Pompey might be playing in the future.

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Former Pompey boss Paul Cook with young Blues fan Sam Ford

Why many Pompey fans will always applaud Paul Cook

As a city rejoiced, the grateful were presented with a cherished chance to gush gratification.

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Nathan Thompson, left, goes down after Alex Mowatt, right, slapped him in the face

Pompey legend: I’ve seen worse on a pitch

The Pompey games in front of the cameras have been quite dour affairs in the past, but the victory over Oxford was full of incidents!

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Pompey attacking midfielder Kal Naismith

Pompey’s video star battling for Fratton future

There’s a video clip which captures the moment and encapsulates a talent.

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Pompey defend before their clash with Wycombe in 2013 is abandoned. Picture: Joe Pepler

An occasion to join match days of Pompey legend

Pompey weathered the snowstorm to collect victory in extreme conditions at Oldham.

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Brett Pitman sports a bloodied nose after scoring against Fleetwood in September

22 players and counting – the Pompey injury epidemic

The subject matter of a Pompey injury crisis must surely prompt a knowing smile from Steve Claridge.

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Guy Whittingham celebrates his goal against Bristol Rovers during the 1992-93 season

Quarter of century on from one of the great Pompey sides

A quarter of a century ago this week Cambridge United provided the opposition for Pompey.

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Guy Whittingham celebrates his goal against Bristol Rovers during the 1992-93 season MAYOAK0002893915

Quarter of century on from one of the great Pompey sides

A quarter of a century ago this week Cambridge United provided the opposition for Pompey.

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Christian Burgess

Knight: Pompey must get back to basics to end poor run

It was certainly a game of two halves on Saturday.

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Former Pompey chairman Iain McInnes celebrates Pompey's League Two title success with a hug for Kyle Bennett Picture: Joe Pepler

The ex-Pompey chairman seeking to inspire another rebirth

Eddie Wakley’s challenge thudded into the legs of Jennison Myrie-Williams rather than the ball which had cheerfully passed him by.

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The day Pompey shook up the football world

It’s behaviour absolutely frowned upon in the press box.

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George Ray celebrates his winner for Crewe against Pompey at Fratton Park

We’re On Our Way – the pivotal 72 hours which made Pompey folkore

At the Broadfield Stadium, men hauled themselves off their haunches to occupy an exalted presence in Pompey folklore.

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