CONFIRMED: Defender departs for Fleetwood Town - freeing up money in Portsmouth boss' playing budget to complete deals

Callum Johnson’s Pompey exit to Fleetwood has been confirmed.

Friday, 27th August 2021, 2:30 pm

The right-back has joined the Cod Army on a season-long loan, which will see him through to the end of his contract at PO4.

Now the head coach has moved on the ex-Accrington man to free up some space in his playing budget, to get the versatility he feels he requires before the transfer deadline.

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Cowley is looking for a right-sided defender who can play as centre-half and right-back.

He also remains in the market for an attacking midfielder and striker before next Tuesday’s close to the summer window.

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