Vital Football

Kennedy deadline day arrival number four

Kennedy deadline day arrival number four

Matty Kennedy has become the fourth Pompey arrival on transfer deadline day - surely he'll be the last...

The Scottish U21 international has joined the Blues on a season-long loan from Cardiff.

Kenny Jackett told portsmouthfc.co.uk: 'Matty's a very skilful attacking midfielder with the great ability to go past players. He also has a good record of assists and will be able to provide for our strikers with quality crosses.'

Having impressed the boss against Pompey in the League Cup, one of three appearances Kennedy made for Cardiff this season, Jackett is sure he'll have an impact at Fratton Park, much as he did on loan at Plymouth during the last campaign.

Adding: 'He played against us in the Carabao Cup and produced an impressive performance, so I'm sure he'll be a very effective player for us.'

Kennedy started his career in his homeland at Kilmarnock before his ability caught the eye of Everton, heading to the Cardiff City Stadium in 2015.

PLAY UP POMPEY

Follow @VitalPortsmouth.

2017-18 Prediction League - September
Rotherham (h) - Sunday 3rd September 2017 - click here.
Wimbledon (a) - Saturday 9th September 2017 - click here.
Northampton (a) - Tuesday 12th September 2017 - click here.
Fleetwood (h) - Saturday 16th September 2017 - click here.
Scunthorpe (a) - Saturday 23rd September 2017 - click here.
Bristol Rovers (h) - Tuesday 26th September 2017 - click here.
Oldham (h) - Saturday 30th September 2017 - click here.

Pompey Bloggers
Join the Vital Pompey Debate



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:pompeyrug
Date:Thursday August 31 2017
Time: 10:06PM

Login to post a comment

Best of International Football News

-

Recent Portsmouth Articles

No midfield addition...ahead of Rotherham anyway

With Rose out for the season, on-loan Cardiff man O'Keefe for the next three months, a defensive midfielder is needed, right? They could arrive, but not ahead of Rotherham tomorrow.

Blues' line up at Rotherham?

The Pompey season continued with a draw against Scunthorpe. Well, that has been and gone so we move forward and go again against Rotherham in, obviously in League One, on Saturday.

Vital Preview - League One - 20th January 2018

The 2017-18 season continues with the latest round of games this weekend, 20th January.

On this day in history...19th January

A look back at this day in history, and what was happening with Pompey courtesy of our sister site PompeyRama, 19th January.

Portsmouth Archived Articles

Vital Pompey articles from

Site Journalists

pompeyrug
Editor email
Profile
eastneydave
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Rotherham v Pompey
Suggested By: pompeyrug
Pompey win15%
Draw35%
Rotherham win50%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Portsmouth Results (view all)

Portsmouth Fixtures

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.pompeyrug37
2.Copnor4318
3.eastneydave15
4.storagematt13
5.chris195413
6.Jimsmithswig6
7.uspompeyfan3
8.blueexile3
9.steaming2
10.ibizanblue1
Vital Football Comment