MacAnthony saluted the Blues Faithful, as a crowd of 4,077 supporters arrived to witness their 2-0 victory over his side.
The Peterborough owner said: “It was great to see fans back - even the Portsmouth fans.
“It was a good game and a good test.
“Well done Portsmouth and their fans - great to hear you cheering for your team.”
Supporters were making their return for the first time since last December, with the crowd the largest seen at the stadium since March 2020.
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Sheffield United have joined the race to sign St Mirren’s Jamie McGrath. Wigan Athletic are said to be keen on the midfielder after having a £300,000 bid rejected earlier this month. (The 72)
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2. Ipswich Town suffer blow in pursuit of Middlesbrough man
Middlesbrough boss Neil Warnock has confirmed that Hayden Coulson won’t be leaving the club just yet. The 23-year-old is wanted by Ipswich Town. (The 72)
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3. Bradford City snap up former Rotherham United striker
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4. Gillingham striker “not short of offers” after being transfer listed
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