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