Pompey at Euro 2008 update #1
Well the first round of group games involving current Pompey players performing at Euro 2008 have been played with 2 out of 3 playing, the 3rd was an unused sub - but all 3 nations that they represent are yet to taste defeat.
Milan Baros, although technically now a Lyon player once again - having returned to the French side without a deal yet being agreed, was unable to take to the field as his Czech Republic side kicked off the tournament against co-hosts Switzerland with a 1-0 win on Saturday.
Sunday saw Niko Kranjcar start for Croatia, playing an hour of their 1-0 win over the other host nation Austria.
Finally today, in what was probably one of the worst games in European Championship history Lassana Diarra was unable to get onto the field as the French played out a 0-0 draw with Romania - he was probably struggling to stay awake in all honesty...
If I were Harry Redknapp, if we could afford it, I would be trying to find out the agents details for a fair few of the players on display in the Holland against Italy game, as there were some outstanding displays in the game of the tournament so far - was it sneakay who had said this would be the case?
PLAY UP POMPEY!