Portsmouth manager Kenny Jackett blasted his side’s defending as they threw away a 3-1 lead to draw 3-3 with nine-man Coventry.
Michael Rose scored a last-gasp equaliser as nine-man Coventry staged an incredible comeback to draw 3-3 at Fratton Park.
James Bolton is pushing for a Portsmouth recall for the Sky Bet League One clash with Coventry at Fratton Park.
Sunderland manager Jack Ross could welcome back defender Denver Hume and former Scotland international Dylan McGeouch for Saturday’s early League One kick-off against Portsmouth.
Portsmouth manager Kenny Jackett hailed Ben Close’s wonder-strike as his side beat Tranmere 2-0 to pick up their first league win of the season.
Ben Close scored a screamer for the second time in less than a week as Portsmouth picked up their first league win of the season with a 2-0 victory over Tranmere.
James Bolton is still doubtful for Portsmouth ahead of the visit of Tranmere.
A fundraising page has been set up to help a British man who has been detained for swearing in an airport in Oman.
Birmingham manager Pep Clotet insisted he had no regrets over his team selection after his youthful side slumped to a 3-0 Carabao Cup first-round defeat at League One Portsmouth.
Ben Close scored an early contender for Carabao Cup goal of the season as Sky Bet League One Portsmouth humbled Championship Birmingham 3-0 at Fratton Park.
Sam Ricketts was delighted after a stunning strike from Ryan Giles delivered three points for Shrewsbury in a 1-0 win over Portsmouth.