Pompey boss Danny Cowley barks orders to his players during Tuesday night's win against Shrewsbury at Fratton Park. Picture: Jason Brown.

Doncaster Rovers v Portsmouth: Predicted Blues starting XI as Joe Morrell prepares for full Blues debut

Pompey head to Doncaster Rovers tomorrow looking to maintain their 100-per-cent winning start to the season.

Friday, 20th August 2021, 2:00 pm
Updated Friday, 20th August 2021, 2:11 pm

And with both Clark Robertson and Marcus Harness expected to make recoveries from the ankle and quad injuries they picked up against Shrewsbury in midweek, boss Danny Cowley looks set to have a full quota of senior players to chose from once again.

That’s a welcome position to be in for any manager, but the question Cowley will be asking himself is: when’s the right time to freshen things up?

He was tempted on Tuesday night for the visit of the Shrews but ultimately stuck to the same side that beat Crewe.

There might be a greater temptation this time around, though, given Donny’s tendency to pack the midfield.

Could that, perhaps, result in Joe Morrell being handed his full Blues debut? We wait and see.

In the meantime, here’s how we think Pompey will line-up on their latest visit to the Keepmoat...

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