The secret's out - Pitman signs for Pompey

Pompey will officially unveil Brett Pitman today as their latest signing.

Friday, 14th July 2017, 8:15 am
Updated Tuesday, 12th September 2017, 11:52 am
Brett Pitman in Pompey training gear - an image that appeared on Twitter

That’s despite evidence that the deal has already been done circulating on social media.

Yesterday, The News broke the story that Kenny Jackett was closing in on the Ipswich front man.

And it appears that negotiations were wrapped up relatively quickly. with the former Bournemouth man pictured in a Blues shirt at the club’s Roko training base.

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The picture, plus video footage of an interview, originated from the club’s own website - but has since been removed.

It was also confirmed that the 29-year-old has signed a three year deal.