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The Opposition: Pompey

The Opposition: Pompey

Full Club Name:
Portsmouth Football Club

Year Formed:
1898

Nickname:
Pompey

Ground:
Fratton Park

Capacity:
20,224

Manager:
Avram Grant (2009 to present) but I've heard he's going to step down after the match

Chairman:
Ali-Al-Faraj (2009 to present)

Top Scorer:
Frederic Piquionne: 6

Probable Starting Line-Up:
1) James

16) Finnan - 35) Wilson - 26) Ben Haim - 7) Hreidarsson

17) Utaka - 4) Mokoena - 33) Basinas - 5) O'Hara

9) Piquionne - 23) Boateng

Current Table Position (Championship):
20th. Played 21. Won 4. Lost 14. Drawn 3. Goal difference -14. Points 15

Club Records:
Most Appearances: 834 Jimmy Dickenson
Most Goals: 211 Peter Harris
Record Attendance: 51,385 - Derby County, 1949
Record League Win: 9-1 vs Notts County 1927
Record transfer fee paid: 11m for Peter Crouch from Liverpool
Record transfer fee received: 20m for Lassana Diarra to Real Madrid

Famous Pompey Fans:
Tommy Boyd (TV Presenter)
Fred Dinenage (TV Presenter)
Ian Darke (Boxing commentator)
Brian Howe (Singer)
Dave Benson-Philips (TV Presenter)



Writer:bigal84
Date:Saturday January 30 2010
Time: 1:45PM

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