John Marquis reveals pain at latest Portsmouth transfer development

John Marquis has told of his pain at seeing Tom Naylor depart Pompey.

Saturday, 12th June 2021, 2:00 pm

Naylor yesterday completed his move to Wigan on a three-year deal - ending his association with the club he joined in the summer of 2018.

The 29-year-old was known to be a popular figure in the Blues’ dressing room and was handed the captaincy in September 2019.

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And Marquis has summed up the mood which is sure to felt among much of Pompey’s remaining squad at seeing Naylor leave.

He tweeted: ‘My skipper. What a guy on and off the pitch! This one hurts but all the best for the future @tomnaylor_7.’

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John Marquis and Tom Naylor celebrate a goal at Lincoln this season. (Photo by Daniel Chesterton/

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