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Spurs-pompey: A Week Away, But Look Who's Getting His Version Of Events In First

Less than a week to go now and it’s already all about one man. At least it is according to that one man, Harry Redknapp. Banner headlines in the News of the World tell us how he saved Pompey. Okay, he didn’t write the headline, but he did give the interview that spawned it. And as usual, there’s not a hint of humility or good grace about ....

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Pompey Put Youth Policy To The Test - But Not Through Choice

Avram Grant could be forced to give youth its chance on the day when failure to beat Blackburn may see Pompey relegated from the Premier League. The likes of Matt Ritchie, Joel Ward and Lenny Sowah are standing by for at least a place on the bench, and one or two may be in the starting line-up because Grant is down to 13 fit first-team players. If Pompey fail to win and Hull find a victory at ....

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Jamo Fear Revealed By Pompey As Skipper Speaks Out

Pompey fear David James may snub the chance of a rest and insist on facing Blackburn, with concerns that could rule him out of the semi-final. Many want Pompey’s No1 to be kept out of the Fratton clash on Saturday to ensure he is at his best to face Spurs at Wembley on Sunday week. But assistant boss Paul Groves says that may not ....

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Is That The End For Poor Hermann?

Hermann Hreidarsson and Danny Webber are both out for six months. So not only do they miss the Cup semi-final, they miss the rest of the season – and in the case of Hreidarsson, he could well have played his last game for the club. Pompey fans who have taken the Icelandic defender into their hearts, perhaps this season even more than when he was part of the 2008 Cup-winning team, will hope ....

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Keeper's Heroics Can't Save Pompey

A single goal was enough to condemn Pompey’s reserves to defeat at Chelsea’s huge Cobham training ground. But for an excellent display by goalkeeper John Stewart, the margin of victory would have been much greater. But to their credit, an inexperienced Blues side did battle back well after taking an early battering. . ’ Advertisement Chelsea - ....

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Jamo Confident Of Pompey's Chances - And His Own

Upbeat David James reckons he has a great chance of playing at Wembley – and says Pompey have a great chance of overcoming Spurs to reach their second FA Cup final in three years. James went off late in the 2-0 defeat at White Hart feeling the effects of his recent calf injury, but he expects to be fit for April 11 – and expects the Blues to fare better than they did this ....

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Spurs V Pompey Round One - This One's A Mere Curtain-raiser

It’s time for part one of two in the Pompey-Spurs battle and this one doesn’t really matter much. Pompey are going down and even winning 4-0 at White Hart Laene, sweet though that would be, would merely delay the inevitable. What the Blues need to do at White Hart Lane is take the chance to carry out a proper sizing-up of the opposition and work out how they can beat them when it ....

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Pompey Panto Latest: Old Owner Wants Club Back .. Oh No He Doesn't

Talk of Balram Chainrai being interested in buying back Pompey has been shot down by his spokesman after the administrator suggested he was among those in the frame to take over at Fratton Park. Fans who want to see a completely fresh start at Fratton have welcomed claims Chainrai has no interest in resuming his ownership of the club by taking it out of administration. The development came as ....

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Pompey Defenders Have Feet Of Clay Against Potters

Pompey’s young reserve team were on the end of a 4-0 defeat to a Stoke side containing two former Blues. The visitors created a few chances but let in goals through mistakes and ended up looking well-beaten. To add to their woes, they saw Eugen Bopp go off on a stretcher after a heavy challenge by Amdy Faye. . ’ Advertisement Playing the Potters for the second time in a week, this time at Nantwich in front of around 100 hardy fans, Pompey found themselves ....

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Pompey's Bidders: Do They Want To Be Public Or Private?

If you want to take over a football club – Portsmouth Football Club in particular - and remain anonymous, why would you appoint a frontman and send him down to meet the media and fans, and pose for pictures wearing a scarf? That’s surely the question that needs answering after Rob Lloys went on Radio Five Live to defend his group’s main investor for not wanting to reveal ....

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Angry Grant Speaks Of The Pompey Punishment That's Hurt Only The Innocent

Avram Grant believes Pompey’s nine-point penalty is punishing the wrong people. In an emotional tirade against the Premier League’s decision to take three wins off the Blues for going into administration he questioned what or who the measure was trying to achieve, and said it was a sad, sad day for football. ’ Advertisement After bringing ....

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Hands Off Hull Is The Message As Pompey Lose Points

Avram Grant is facing up to relegation from the Premier League – but with Pompey, not Hull. The Blues today had their nine-point deduction for going into administration confirmed by the Premier League but it is with Grant that they will bid farewell to the top flight.  The Tigers were said to be interested in moving for Grant to replace axed Phil Brown but the Israeli is said to have committed his future to Fratton – at least for the rest of this season. It comes as the ....

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Pompey Fans' Focus Is More On Lloyd Than Liverpool

There’s one thing you can guarantee when Pompey visit Anfield on Monday night – the cameras will spend longer trained on the directors’ box than on the pitch. Once again, the most intrigue to be found at a Pompey game will concern not whether the Blues can win their third away game of a wretched Premier League season, but what a prospective new owner of the club is making of ....

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O'hara On Wage Cuts - And What's Made Him Grow Up

Jamie O’Hara has admitted Pompey’s players are among those least affected by administration – but has warned the club needs to be careful about cutting the squad’s wages. The on-loan midfielder says he has great sympathy with people at the club who have become friends but who have now lost their jobs. And he says Pompey’s plight has made him wake up to football’s overspending – and he hopes others sit up and take notice too. ’ Advertisement O’Hara, speaking ....

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Storrie Leaves Pompey - Yet Stays As Well

Fans have given a generally-welcome reception to news that Peter Storrie has resigned as Pompey’s chief executive – some weeks before he was expected to leave Fratton Park. He said he thought it best to walk away now after receiving strong criticism from some supporters. But he will continue to work for the club on a consultancy basis while the administration procedure goes ....

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Administrator's Message To Grant Over Pompey Squad Future

Pompey’s administrator must have endeared himself to fans further with a pragmatic view of where the players fit into his plans to cut overheads. Clearly, they are among the saleable assets that have to be looked at, but Andrew Andronikou also says they have a role to play in keeping the club itself as an attractive proposition to potential buyers. And he has no plans to disrupt the squad ....

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Pompey's Day Of Contrast: Staff Face Axe As Fans Await Semi-final

More than a quarter of Pompey’s staff have been made redundant as the administrators waste no time in slashing overheads. Some 65 part-time employees and 20 full-time workers have gone. Chief executive Peter Storrie is taking a 40 per cent cut in his basic pay and a couple of players have already spoken to the administration team about having their wages ....

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Pompey Fans Meet The Administrators

Following on from a meeting between representatives of Supporters Clubs, Websites and the Pompey Trust, please see below the minutes from the meeting. Minutes of Meeting between Pompey fans and Representatives of UHY Hacker Young (Administrators of Portsmouth Football Club) Present: Colin Farmery (PVA), Scott MacLachlan (London Supporters Club), Jo Collins (Pompey Supporters Trust), ....

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Do Pompey Fans Want Spurs? Yes And No...

It had to be, didn’t it? And now, Pompey fans don’t know what to think. Spurs or Fulham in the FA Cup semi-finals? They want it to be Spurs – and at the same time, they don’t. How sweet it would be for the post-Redknapp Pompey, now containing just a couple of the players he brought to Fratton, to take on the man himself and some of those he brought to Pompey then took away, and beat them. That would just about make this season’s woes worthwhile.. ....

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It's Fulham Or Spurs For Pompey In Fa Cup Semi-final

Pompey will face Spurs or Fulham in their FA Cup semi-final at Wembley. The draw was made at the semi-final and final venue after Aston Villa and Chelsea joined Pompey and one of Fulham or Spurs in the last four by winning Sunday’s games. ’ Advertisement Villa had to battle back from 2-0 down at half-time at the Madejski Stadium to earn their second ....

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Pompey Administrator Asks Creditors What They're Owed

Pompey’s administrators have written to the club's creditors asking for full details of what they are owed. They are making no promises over what proportion of the money they will get back, but say they will be in a position within eight weeks to reveal the financial position of the club and start talking about the likelihood of the share-out. ’ Advertisement The letter, from joint administrator Peter Kubik, confirms that he Andrew Andronikou and Michael ....

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Are Pompey's Players Worried? Only About Beating Birmingham

Pompey insist the players are able to put the club’s off-field crisis to the back of their minds and focus their efforts on clinching a return to Wembley by beating Birmingham in the FA Cup on Saturday. Their third FA Cup quarter-final in their seven years in the Premier League sees Alex McLeish bring the other Blues to face the Blues with the prize of a semi-final beneath the arch ....

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Business As Usual For Pompey .. But What On Earth Is Usual?

It’s business as usual at Pompey. Though what passes for usual at Fratton Park is something that most have long since lost track of, so that perhaps wasn’t the best way Andrew Andronikou could have described the fact that life goes on after another High Court visit. What the administrator meant was his process of unravelling what has gone on at the club to leave it in its present ....

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Pompey Ordered Back To Court - Again

Pompey will have to return to the High Court again next week - on Friday, March 12, to clear up confusion over their finances which a judge says has placed a shadow over their move into administration. Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs is unhappy with the way the club has entered administration and the High Court has ruled they need to know more in order to allow the administration to proceed. More follows.......

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Sound Familiar? New Court Date Has Pompey Chief Saying: Don't Panic

It’s been a season when, most of the times Pompey fans have been told ‘don’t worry, it will be okay’, things have turned out not to be okay. So you forgive us sweating a few more beads upon being told ‘it will be okay’ in response to news the taxman is to get another stab at finishing off the club on ....

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