Portsmouth assess former Nottingham Forest keeper as Jackett speaks on Blackburn Rovers defender

Dimitar Evtimov is training with Pompey. Tim Goode/PA Wire.
Dimitar Evtimov is training with Pompey. Tim Goode/PA Wire.
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Pompey are running the rule over keeper Dimitar Evtimov

The Bulgarian is training with the Blues after leaving League One rivals Burton Albion.

But Kenny Jackett has denied a move is imminent for Blackburn defender Paul Downing.

Pompey have been linked with Downing, who is available after falling down the defensive pecking order at Ewood Park.

Jackett said: ‘No, we’ve got Bryn signing on Monday but Paul Downing, no.

‘We have Evtimov who played against us for Burton.

‘He’s been in on trial with Luke McGee out injured. He’s a free agent.’