Date:Tuesday August 22 2006
Pearce has praised Harry for keeping Portsmouth up and signing Sol Campbell.
'Sol Campbell's move to Portsmouth could end up looking like the signing of the season,' said Pearce.
'We had them watched on Saturday and the report back was Sol did really well.
'He has everything you want in a defender; size, experience, know-how and presence.
'A player of his ability probably had a lot of offers but, credit to Portsmouth, they have put the money down to pay his wages and it could work out well for them.'
'Harry did a hell of a job keeping them in the Premiership last season,' said Pearce.
'I saw them lose at Aston Villa in March and thought they were in big, big trouble.
'But the one thing about Harry is that he is prepared to put his neck on the line.
'He took a huge gamble in bringing about 12 players in during the transfer window. But, by speculating like that, he eventually got his team playing and probably saved the club something like £40million.'
Pompey Night tonight at 9 O'Clock! Vital Pompey will have live updates from Pompey's game against Man City, Wedneday night.
Free scoring Pompey striker signs pro deal (Monday October 20 2014)
Pompey assessment - Bury 3-0 Pompey (Monday October 20 2014)
On this day in history...20th October (Monday October 20 2014)
Sunday Chimes #21 - Pompey buried by Shakers (Sunday October 19 2014)
On this day in history...19th October (Sunday October 19 2014)
Stats: Bury v Pompey (Saturday October 18 2014)
On this day in history...18th October (Saturday October 18 2014)
#PompeyPredictionsLeague - Update no.12 (Friday October 17 2014)
On this day in history...17th October (Friday October 17 2014)
Let off the hook? (Thursday October 16 2014)
|The Preview: Newport County v Southend
» Southend : 20/10/2014 23:00:00
|Free scoring Pompey striker signs pro deal
» Portsmouth : 20/10/2014 18:39:00
|Gnanduillet Joins On Loan
» Tranmere : 20/10/2014 16:30:00
|Shuker Returns In Coaching Role
» Tranmere : 20/10/2014 16:26:00
|Gill On Disappointing Defeat
» Tranmere : 20/10/2014 16:23:00