Transfer Gossip: International midfielder trains with Pompey

Northern Ireland midfielder Paul Paton has been linked with Pompey.

Paul Paton in action against Celtic.
Paul Paton in action against Celtic.

According to the Daily Record, Paul Paton is currently training with the Blues.

The combative midfielder is a free agent following his January 31 release by Scottish Premiership side St Johnstone.

The 30-year-old has this season made 19 appearances for the Saints before his two-year deal was cancelled six months early.

Paton has also turned out four times for Northern Ireland, despite born in Paisley.