Portsmouth draw Havant & Waterlooville in Hampshire Senior Cup second round

Pompey have been drawn against reigning-champions the Hawks in the second round of the Hampshire Senior Cup.

Friday, 12th July 2019, 3:28 pm
Updated Tuesday, 16th July 2019, 12:17 pm
Matt Casey in action for Pompey against the Hawks' Alfie Rutherford. Picture: Neil Marshall

The Blues’ reserves will travel to Westleigh Park in the county competition the week commencing September 16.

They’ve been given a bye in the opening stage.

It’s a tricky draw for Pompey, with the Hawks clinching the silverware for the past two seasons.

Sign up to our Portsmouth FC newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

They delivered a 2-1 success over Basingstoke Town in the final in April shortly after manager Lee Bradbury had departed by mutual consent.

The Blues also go to Westleigh Park for a pre-season friendly tomorrow (3pm).

Pompey disappointed in their return competing in the Hampshire Senior Cup last term.