The free agents who've played under Danny Cowley at Huddersfield and Lincoln he could look to reunite with at Portsmouth

Managers often look to work with players they’ve worked with in the past.

By Will Rooney
Monday, 5th July 2021, 6:09 pm

Tried-and-tested troops who they have the utmost trust in and have delivered success in the past means reunions are fairly frequent in football.

Just look at former Pompey boss Harry Redknapp with Peter Crouch and Niko Kranjcar, for example.

Look at when Paul Cook arrived at Fratton Park in the summer of 2015 and ensured Gary Roberts followed him from Chesterfield.

It’s a recruitment policy that Danny Cowley could also look to implement during his Blues summer overhaul.

In truth, it wouldn’t be a surprise if any of his former players from his time managing Lincoln and Huddersfield who’re available join him.

Cowley’s put the free agent market to good use so far, swooping for Clark Robertson (Rotherham), Shaun Williams (Millwall) and Ryan Tunnicliffe (Luton).

But who are some of the head coach’s ex-troops currently without a club and he could be tempted to move for.

We’ve taken a look...

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