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Hughes could return this weekend?

Moving away from the Harry Redknapp talk for a while, it is time to try and turn our attentions back to the playing matters... for the time being anyway!

Richard Hughes came back in for the Boxing Day game with Arsenal - and did a fantastic job - then kept his place against Boro and Reading, before being forced off in that game with an injury - but he could return in time to face Sunderland this weekend.

A hip injury forced Hughes off against Reading, with him then having to miss last weekends FA cup 3rd round with Ipswich as a result, but it is hoped that he will be fit and available to face Sunderland on Sunday - if you have not already made your predictions in the Pompey predictions league on this match do it here.

With numbers low, we need all the players we can so if he can return it will be a big bonus for us, but it is also something I would like to see as he has performed well in the games he has played in, so deserves more chance to show what he can do.

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Writer: pompeyrug Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday January 11 2008

Time: 11:00AM

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In as player/coach!!!!!!!!!!
storagematt
:-) yep, something like that! just added an article talking about 'speulcation' that 'arry has held talks with the barcodes - my brother has sent me a text saying there is a press conference on sky sports at 12?
pompeyrug
I fear the worse. The pilot of the plane is about to jump with the only parachute. Heaven help us.
storagematt
If the press conference is true, then I think it's game over
UKTony
Sorry, this was an article about RH !! I'd love to see him back
UKTony
whatever the article is about its bound to go off onto a harry redknapp view isnt it... typical 'arry, refusing to do the press conference - as said i think he's off... good news about hughesie possibly returning against sunderland tho!
pompeyrug
nice to get a bit of releif from the "other" afair. hughes fills the role of diop very nicley, and if he can get fit in time, he will be playing!
pompeycarpet
I'm with Tony ans Carpet... Harry is big news obviously and we've a game to win on Sunday - Hughesie did well in the games he played and if fir should come back in to give us a bit of steel in midfield .. We will need to cut of the supply to Kenwyne Jones if we are to win this one.. Hughes is the man for the job..
Chix
Hughsie gives us the bite we will need in midfield especially against a team that are struggling, hopefully Sean and Pedro will be there with him.
Owenspompey
and maybe mvuemba, kranjcar or taylor too! not so sure about lauren but he would eb the most likely to join the midfield ranks...
pompeycarpet
mr hughes, always underestermated, but our best player against arsenal and never lets us down
gateway
agree he never lets us down - i would like him to be given a run in the next month or so, and feel he will, and good luck to him.
pompeyrug
 

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