Portsmouth organise behind-closed-doors friendly at Reading

Pompey have organised a behind-closed-doors friendly for next week.

Friday, 7th September 2018, 2:17 pm
Updated Friday, 7th September 2018, 2:27 pm
Dion Donohue, right, and Adam May. Picture: Habib Rahman

The Blues' reserves travel to Reading on Tuesday, September 11 (1pm).

Dion Donohue is earmarked to play a full 90 minutes as he continues his rehabilitation from his groin injury.

The Welshman will only make his second appearance since last campaign after missing the entire pre-season schedule '“ firstly through foot blisters and then glandular fever. 

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Dion Donohue, right, and Adam May. Picture: Habib Rahman

Donohue, 25, featured for 62 minutes in Pompey Reserves' 2-1 Premier League Cup qualifier defeat at Plymouth on Tuesday.

The former Chesterfield man captained the side at Home Park. He was handed a 62-minute run-out before being replaced by James Whiting. 

The clash against the Royals will be the Blues' second behind-closed-doors friendly this term.

The likes of Luke McGee, Joe Mason and Louis Dennis '“ who still awaits his Blues debut '“ are also set to be involved.