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Redknapp Ponders Tactical Options

Harry Redknapp is pondering his formation for Saturday's clash with Middlesbrough, but the 3-5-2 formation so successful at Everton is featuring prominently in his thinking. The wing-back system is synonymous with Pompey's glorious romp to the old first division championship in 2003, but Redknapp has rarely used it in the top flight. // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // ....


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One In, Two Out As England Stun Hosts

David James was the only Pompey player included as England strolled to an incredible 4-1 win in Zagreb with a hat-trick from Theo Walcott. Glen Johnson and Jermain Defoe were both dropped from the side who laboured to a win over Andorra last Saturday, and in truth neither was missed as Fabio Capello's side swept aside the group favourites. // --> // --> // --> // --> // ....


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Songo'o Doesn't Remember Pompey With Affection

Former Pompey midfielder Franck Songo'o has spoken of his disappointment that the club wanted too much for him as he looked to get away. The Cameroon international - just back from the Olympics - has now signed for Real Zaragoza, but he doesn't remember his time in England with too much fondness. // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // ....


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Pompey Defender Speaks Out On Loan Move

Martin Cranie has admitted to being frustrated at his lack of first-team chances at Pompey - but has also praised the Blues coaches for helping him improve as a player. The England under-21 defender has moved to Charlton Athletic on loan only minutes before the transfer window closed to gain experience in the Championship, in which he played for QPR last season. // ....


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Davis Backs Pompey To Repeat Last Season's Success

Pompey midfielder Sean Davis is enjoying being back in the first team and thinks the club can emulate last season's success. Davis was a short-priced favourite to leave the club during the summer after being left out of the FA cup final squad, but he has battled back. He played his second game of the season at Everton on August 30 and looks set to keep his place for the home match with ....


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Appiah Deal Moving To Conclusion?

Ghana international midfielder Stephen Appiah expects to have his club career sorted by the end of this week. The former Fenerbahce midfielder is hoping he will be given the statuis of a free agent imminently after a major dispute with the Turkish club over the treatment of a knee injury. // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> And ....


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Defender Aims For Pompey Progress

Forgotten man Lauren has told of his desire to push Glen Johnson for a chance to start games for Pompey and play a big part in the club's busy season. The man Harry Redknapp signed from Arsenal 20 months ago has struggled to pin down a first-team place, having struggled with both form and injury since he arrived - not to mention being up against the in-form Johnson for a place. But he says, ....


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Defoe Thanks Pompey For England Calls

Jermain Defoe goes into England's opening World Cup qualifier crediting Pompey with his regained place at the centre of the national team's plans. The 25-year-old has scored 10 goals in 16 Blues games and has impressed Fabio Capello, who seems likely to start him in Andorra tonight and again in Croatia on Wednesday. // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // ....


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Diarra: Young Bleus Need To Step Up To The Plate

Lassana Diarra has told his France team-mates not to forget their Euro 2008 disaster and he called on France's younger generation to step up to the plate. Speaking ahead of France's World Cup qualifier in Austria on Saturday he told France Football: "We mustn't forget, but we must learn from our mistakes made there to move forward. // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // ....


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Which Striker's Next In Line For Pompey?

Harry Redknapp is suddenly spoiled for choice in attack -even if his only decision is which forward to put on the bench. Jermain Defoe and Peter Crouch seem highly unlikely to be split as a front two for most or all of the season, although with six games in 23 days coming up after the international break, there is a chance either could be rested for at least one game. // --> // ....


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Belhadj Arrival Makes Harry Happy

Nadir Belhadj will provide great cover down Pompey's left hand side and allow youngster Armand Traore the chance to develop at his own pace. Algeria international Belhadj signed on the deadline from Lens and he is more than familiar with the left hand side, both in midfield and defence. // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> 'Belhadj ....


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Uefa Kick-off Moved; Injury Blow

Two bits of bad news: Pompey’s first match in European competition will be a 6pm kick-off, while Jerome Thomas is out for up to three months with a back injury. The new kick-off time for the match against against Vitoria SC at Fratton Park on Thursday, September 18, is due to the game being televised live on Five. // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> ....


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Harry Pleased As Little & Large Hit It Off At Last

Pompey boss Harry Redknapp has expressed his delight that new strike partnership Jermain Defoe and Peter Crouch have finally hit it off. After two games with out a goal - and barely a chance - between them, some fans were beginning to worry the much-vaunted partnership might be a flop. // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // ....


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It's Quiet, Too Quiet .. Good News For Pompey?

In the end, it was all rather uneventful. While one or two clubs spent big, Pompey didn't - recruiting just two fairly low-key players on loan on transfer deadline. But the fact the Blues sold no-one - especially that they didn't sell Lassana Diarra, despite late interest from Spurs - meant that transfer deadline day wasn't a bad one for the Blues. // --> // --> // --> // ....


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Deadline Night Dramas Ahead For Pompey?

JOEY BARTON in? Lassana Diarra out? Stephen Appiah in? Noe Pamarot out? In? Out? In? Out? Shake it all about.   Who knows what to believe any more in this mad transfer deadline day world?  The latest is that Joey Barton could be coming to Pompey, to make room for Lassana Diarra to be sold. If it helps comfort you, we're reasonably confident neither of those deals will happen - here ....


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Barton To Pompey Deal Looks Unlikely

A Pompey move for Newcastle 'bad-boy' Joey Barton seems to be wide of the mark The Newcastle midfielder, who has recently been released from prison after being convicted for assault and who is facing a lengthy ban from the FA for his attack on a Manchster City team mate ahd been linked with a move to a 'top ten' Premier League side. // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // ....


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Aussie Thompson Set For Shock Move?

Pompey are being linked with a surprise loan move for Australia international Archie Thompson, currently at Melbourne Victory. // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> The 29-year-old's main claim to fame is the world-record 13 international goals he scored in Australia's 31-0 victory over American Samoa. He has some ....


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Davis Move To Everton Looks To Be Off

Sean Davis's proposed move to Everton looks like to be off after it emerged the Goodison Park side are likely to sign Alan Smith from Newcastle instead. // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> The former Spurs midfielder had been linked with a move away from Fratton park ....


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Belhadj Expected To Sign On Loan

Pompey look set to swoop for Lens defender Nadir Belhadj making him their first signing of the final day of the transfer window. According to L'Equipe this morning he will sign for Pompey on loan for the season with a view to a permanent £3 million deal. // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> The Algeria ....


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First Of The Fringe Set For Loan Move

Harry Redknapp's bid to shift some of his fringe players looks set to be boosted as Martin Cranie is expected to join Charlton on loan for six months on Monday. // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> The England Under 21 and former Southampton defender has been a long way from first team action since he made a surprise full debut in ....


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Crouch Dips Out Again For England

Peter Crouch has been left out of the England squad again, but David James, Glen Johnson and Jermain Defoe all retain their places in Fabio Capello's squad for the fortcoming World Cup qualifiers. Crouch's place goes to Emile Heskey, who was a scorer in Wigan's annihilation of Hull. // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> David James is ....


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Baggies Look To Nugent To Solve Striking Crisis

David Nugent could be on his way out of Fratton Park to Premier League new boys West Brom for £4 million. The Baggies are desperate for more firepower after a start to the season which has seen them score just once in three matches and be dumped out of the Carling Cup by League 1 Hartlepool. // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // ....


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Spurs Deal For Diarra Doesn't Quite Add Up?

Lassana Diarra is being linked - not the for the first time - with a £12 million move to Tottenham as Pompey reportedly have to 'balance the books'. The People newspaper reports that a deal will be done on Monday if Pompey can't off load any more fringe players. // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> Diarra, who was signed in ....


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Carling Cup Hands Pompey The Blues

Pompey have drawn Chelsea at home in the third round of the Carling Cup. The tie will be played the week commencing September 22 and will be a tough nut to crack for Harry Redknapp's men. // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> On the opening day of the season Pompey lost 4-0 at Stamford Bridge and they have never beaten Chelsea in the ....


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Harry's Warning Over Uefa Draw

Harry Redknapp says Vitoria will present Pompey with a tough task in tthe UEFA Cup - but has urged his players to put the European adventure out of their minds for now. Redknapp said: "It is not an easy draw. They are a good side. // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> // --> 'The Portuguese league is a tough one with teams like FC Porto, Sporting Lisbon and ....


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