Its League One fixture release day on Thursday morning but how do Pompey tend to fare on the opening weekend?

Portsmouth's opening day record over the last 15 years as League One fixture release day edges closer

Pompey will learn their League One fixture list on Thursday morning – but how do the Blues tend to fare on the opening weekend? 

Here, we take you through game-by-game over the last 15 seasons and see how The Blues’ results compare on the first day of the league season. Scroll and click through the pages: 

Trailing from a Craig Woodman first-half goal, Pompey peppered the Exeter goalmouth in the second period with Ryan Bird brilliantly denied twice before Jed Wallace levelled with just over 15 minutes remaining.

5. 2014/15: Exeter City 1-1 Pompey

Trailing from a Craig Woodman first-half goal, Pompey peppered the Exeter goalmouth in the second period with Ryan Bird brilliantly denied twice before Jed Wallace levelled with just over 15 minutes remaining.
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In front of a record attendance for League Two, a Patrick Agyemang opener proved nothing more than a brief piece of excitement with Oxford hitting the 10-man hosts for four after Johnny Ertl saw red.

6. 2013/14: Pompey 1-4 Oxford United

In front of a record attendance for League Two, a Patrick Agyemang opener proved nothing more than a brief piece of excitement with Oxford hitting the 10-man hosts for four after Johnny Ertl saw red.
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Administration-hit Pompey fielded a team of debutants after a turbulent summer. It was remarkable the hosts got anything out the game but did with Izale McLeod on the scoresheet.

7. 2012/13: Pompey 1-1 Bournemouth

Administration-hit Pompey fielded a team of debutants after a turbulent summer. It was remarkable the hosts got anything out the game but did with Izale McLeod on the scoresheet.
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A 92nd-minute equaliser from debutant Luke Varney earned the visitors a point. That season, in February 2012, Pompey were deducted 10 points for going into administration - which cost them their Championship status.

8. 2011/12: Middlesbrough 1-1 Pompey

A 92nd-minute equaliser from debutant Luke Varney earned the visitors a point. That season, in February 2012, Pompey were deducted 10 points for going into administration - which cost them their Championship status.
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