Message from Portsmouth fans is loud and clear - bring back Ben Thompson from Millwall
Mark Catlin, Kenny Jackett... are you listening? The message from Pompey fans is loud and clear – bring back Ben Thompson!
After The News revealed that the former Fratton favourite has dropped down the pecking order at Milwall – at a time when the Blues are looking to bolster their midfield options – supporters took to social media to make their feelings on the matter known.
And the overriding opinion was: any move for the player would be most welcome.
At no point has The News said that a Thompson return is on the cards.
However, that hasn’t stopped Pompey fans dreaming of a reunion with the talented 24-year-old who impressed so many during the first half of the 2018-19 season and said he would never rule out a PO4 return.
Some have even suggested they’d be willing to back manager Kenny Jackett if such a move were to materialise! A major u-turn indeed in this current ciimate!
So what have fans been saying? Here’s a selection of the views shared with us via our Facebook page – Portsmouth FC: The News...
Marlon Neil: Thompson would be one of the few players that could gain Jackett a lifeline. The lads far too good for league 1.
Shawn Woodward: Is the type of player we need some 1 alongside Naylor who can drive forward pick a pass and support the front 4.
Sonny Flack: No chance but would be class if it happened.
Daniel Seymour: If he is available and open to a return, its a no brainer, but with the wage cap is it affordable to do?
Alfie Faithfull: Cant see it happening. Hope I'm wrong cus Ben Thompson made us tick
Connor Gilchrist: If we resign him on a permanent deal I will definitely back Jacket what a player he was for us.
Mel Clarke: I hope we are able to get him back again.
Adrian Timms: Do what it takes!
Jake Waterfall: BEST PLAYER WE’VE HAD ALONG WITH MATT CLARKE, GET HIM BACK !!!
Dan Shaw: The last time we were playing decent football was when he was here. That was a very long time ago. Get it done.
Ollie Roberts: Do whatever it takes to get him back!
Lorraine Wells: Would love Ben Thompson back!
Damien Shires: Love to see Ben Thompson back at Pompey.
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