Find out what’s happening at Fratton Park with a summary of today’s Pompey headlines.
Paul Cook admitted he will resist changing his Pompey formula.
And the Pompey boss underlined a belief his way is the right one in the face of calls from fans to play with two strikers.
One player who might excel in a strike partnership is new loanee Caolan Lavery.
However, he insists he has no issue playing the lone striker’s role under Cook, despite his lack of goalscoring opportunities.
The day after the Blues are drawn at home to Macclesfield in the first round of the FA Cup, skipper Michael Doyle claimed Pompey are determined to end their Cup curse.
And in case you need reminding, here’s their recent record in the aftermath of the Cup final defeat to Chelsea in 2010.