This is where Portsmouth will finish in League One - according to Football Manager 20

The wait is (almost) over: Football Manager - the enormously popular management game, notorious for its highly-addictive nature and ability to single-handedly destroy blossoming relationships - has returned, with the Beta edition of FM 2020 now available to play.

Saturday, 9th November 2019, 11:45 am
OXFORD, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 08: Kenny Jackett manager of Portsmouth during the Trophy match between Oxford United and Portsmouth at Kassam Stadium on October 08, 2019 in Oxford, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Just for fun and in a bid to boost Pompey fans’ spirits, we put the popular video game into auto-pilot mode – and simulated the Blues’ current League One campaign. Click and scroll through the pages to see where Kenny Jackett's men finished:

P44 W9 D14 L21 GD-26 = 41 PTS
P44 W9 D14 L21 GD-26 = 41 PTS

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P44 W9 D16 L19 GD-20 = 43 PTS
P44 W15 D12 L17 GD-1 = 45 PTS
P44 W12 D13 L19 GD-13 = 49 PTS
P44 W11 D16 L17 GD-12 = 49 PTS
P44 W13 D11 L20 GD-10 = 50 PTS
P44 W14 D12 L18 GD-3 = 54 PTS
P44 W12 D19 L13 GD-6 = 55 PTS
P44 W15 D11 L18 GD+1 = 56 PTS
P44 W15 D12 L17 GD-4 = 57 PTS
P44 W14 D17 L13 GD+6 = 59 PTS
P44 W16 D12 L16 GD-5 = 60 PTS
P44 W15 D16 L13 GD+5 = 61 PTS
P44 W17 D10 L17 GD+5 = 61 PTS
P44 W15 D16 L13 GD+9 = 61 PTS
P44 W17 D11 L16 GD-3 = 62 PTS
P44 W16 D16 L12 GD+6 = 64 PTS
P44 W16 D19 L9 GD+11 = 67 PTS
P44 W20 D12 L12 GD+14 = 72 PTS
P44 W22 D12 L10 GD+20 = 78 PTS
P44 W23 D10 L11 GD+23 = 79 PTS
P44 W25 D11 L8 GD+29 = 86 PTS