Seven things you need to know about Pompey signing Adam McGurk

Adam McGurk. Picture: Colin Farmery
Adam McGurk. Picture: Colin Farmery
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Here are seven facts about Pompey’s new signing Adam McGurk...

1. Signed by Aston Villa from Larne Youth as a 15-year-old but was released in 2010 without a senior appearance

2. He quit the game after his Villa release but was convinced to return by his family

3. His Football League comeback was with Tranmere after a spell at Hednesford Town

4. He was a Northern Ireland under-16, under-17 and under-21 international

5. McGurk has since been named in the senior squad but is yet to make his debut

6. He suffered a collapsed lung and missed six weeks of the 2012-13 season

7. And scored the winner in the 1-0 Capital One Cup triumph over QPR last season