BRYN MORRIS has highlighted Pompey’s squad depth and fitness as crucial factors in the play-off second leg on Monday night.
THE first-leg play-off semi-final clash against Oxford United will be at Fratton Park three weeks tonight.
PORTSMOUTH will end up in the League One play-offs this summer if the regular season ends without a ball being kicked, and the English Football League board’s recommendations to clubs are accepted.
PORTSMOUTH’s season ended in frustration at Fratton Park on Thursday night with a goalless draw against Sunderland that saw them dumped out of the play-offs.
PORTSMOUTH headed back to the south coast a goal down as ten-man Sunderland edged the first leg play-off – the only goal of the game a clinical volley on the hour mark from substitute Chris Maguire.