Date:Tuesday June 10 2014
That statement, the title saying 'Pompey face tough cup-tie', should be the case anyway as but its very nature ANY cup-tie 'should' be a tough one.
Although with Pompey, unsurprisingly, not seeded for the league cup 1st round draw it becomes even tougher...
18-sides were seeded in the southern section of the league cup, announced today, but we are not one of them and as a result we will face once of the following side.
This draw will take place a week today, so be this time next week we will know who we face as the draw is made at 10am.
In 'other news' today the News is saying that we are 'in talks over a move for the Hawks' Nigel Atangana.'
Nigel Atangana is a 24-year-old midfielder that plays for Havant, who by all accounts is a pretty tasty footballer - the problem is he IS under contract with our non-league rivals and they are unlikely to 'give him away'...
Perhaps some sort of 'swap-deal' can be arranged with a fringe player given in exchange and perhaps the promise of more loans next season?
A 'reported' £150,000 fee will not be paid, that much we can categorically say for sure!
So, going back to the league cup draw, is there anyone in particular that you would like us to face/avoid?
All look tough opponents, and ones to avoid, but at the same time they will not fancy facing us either - a reunion with Steve Cotterill at Bristol City perhaps...
If we drew Charlton I would imagine that the arranged pre-season friendly would be in doubt.
PLAY UP POMPEY!
Vital Pompey always wants blogs, so if can offer us something we would love to share it with the masses!
To email your own unique article/blog for publishing ***CLICK HERE***
Date:Tuesday June 10 2014
An unwanted Christmas present... (Thursday December 18 2014)
Tranmere's visit to Fratton postponed (Thursday December 18 2014)
On this day in history...18th December (Thursday December 18 2014)
On this day in history...17th December (Wednesday December 17 2014)
Robbo looking to stay (Tuesday December 16 2014)
Waddock - Here to help, not replace Awford... (Tuesday December 16 2014)
How long does he have? (Tuesday December 16 2014)
On this day in history...16th December (Tuesday December 16 2014)
Future's not bright, it's distinctly depressing! (Monday December 15 2014)
Pompey MOTM - Accrington (h) (Monday December 15 2014)
|Portsmouth Date Set
» Tranmere : 18/12/2014 20:16:00
|Shuker Re-registers As A Player
» Tranmere : 18/12/2014 20:13:00
|Westley - Disappointing Progress But No Signings
» Stevenage : 18/12/2014 19:22:00
|Westley On Winter Break amp; Sickness Bug
» Stevenage : 18/12/2014 19:13:00
|Penney Up For Burton Friday Night Lights
» Southend : 18/12/2014 18:50:00