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Batth set to make debut

Lee Johnson has named his starting XI to face Portsmouth on Wearside.

'Will be a big miss': SAFC fans react to Pritchard's absence against Portsmouth as Roberts also misses out

Lee Johnson has made two changes to his Sunderland side for today’s meeting with Portsmouth – and fans have been quick to react on social media.

Sunderland vs Portsmouth team news

Lee Johnson has named his Black Cats starting XI for today's big League One clash with Portsmouth at the Stadium of Light

Skipper back after four-month absence as Pompey forced to make changes at Sunderland

Clark Robertson has been handed his first Pompey league start since September as the Blues take on Sunderland.

Sunderland Team News: Batth makes Black Cats debut against Pompey

DANNY BATTH makes his Sunderland debut in this afternoon's home game with Portsmouth - but there is no place in the starting side for fellow new…

Pompey confirmed team news as Robertson and Curtis start at Sunderland

The full team news from the Stadium of Light at third-placed League One side host Portsmouth, who start the day in ninth and outside of the play-off places by five points

Update emerges regarding Alex Bass’ situation at Portsmouth amid interest from elsewhere

Portsmouth goalkeeper Alex Bass is set to complete a loan move to an unnamed Football League side next week, according to a report from The News.

Alex Bass' Pompey absence as Danny Cowley set to turn to 16-year-old keeper at Sunderland

Alex Bass is expected to miss Pompey duty today as he finalises a loan switch away from Fratton Park.

Crystal Palace: Ollie Webber set to leave

Ollie Webber is departing Crystal Palace and joining Portsmouth, The Athletic’s Matt Woosnam reports.

LATEST: Portsmouth set to lose out on January attacking target along with likes of Sunderland, Derby County, Charlton Athletic, Coventry City and Stoke City

Pompey look set to miss out on one of their attacking January targets with Cameron Archer set to move to the Championship, according to reports.

LIVE Sunderland v Portsmouth: Build-up, team news, video and live commentary from Stadium of Light

Pompey make their longest trip of the season to face Sunderland today at the Stadium of Light.

Portsmouth set to seal agreement with Premier League side over deal for 21-year-old

Portsmouth are set to seal a permanent deal for Crystal Palace goalkeeper Ollie Webber, according to a report from The Athletic journalist Matt Woosnam.

Danny Cowley makes honest transfer admission about key Portsmouth figure

Portsmouth head coach Danny Cowley has admitted that the club have yet to receive any offers for Marcus Harness despite speculation linking the winger with a move away from Fratton Park.

Danny Batth in line to make Sunderland debut against Portsmouth

The 31-year-old defender signed an 18-month deal with the Black Cats on Tuesday from Stoke City.

Portsmouth poised to sign Crystal Palace goalkeeper Ollie Webber

Portsmouth are signing Crystal Palace goalkeeper Ollie Webber, reports The Athletic reporter Matt Woosnam.

Sunderland team news and predicted XI to face Portsmouth

Sunderland host Portsmouth in League One this afternoon. Sunderland welcome promotion rivals Portsmouth to the Stadium of Light tomorrow afternoon, in what should be an entertaining counter - the tie consisting of two of the League One's biggest teams who are both on great form. Lee Johnson's side sit 3rd in the League One table, and have lost just two of their last 13 league outings. But, teams around them, including Rotherham United with two, have games in hand on the Black Cats making tomorrow's fixture an even bigger one. Danny Cowley's side sit in 9th-place after a shaky start

Roberts starts: The predicted Sunderland XI to face Portsmouth on Saturday

Sunderland were held to a disappointing 1-1 draw in their last League One tie against Accrington Stanley and they'll want to get back to winning ways against Portsmouth this weekend.

Score Predictions: Will Sunderland come out on top against Portsmouth?

A couple of our panel called the draw at Accrington last time out - will they be on the ball again with their predictions today?!

The Portsmouth view on Denver Hume and what SAFC can expect from Danny Cowley's side

Sunderland are preparing to face Portsmouth in League One this weekend – but what can the Black Cats expect from the Blues?

Roberts and Batth available for SAFC with Johnson set to make changes for Portsmouth clash

Sunderland will be hoping to end a three-match winless run when they host Portsmouth at the Stadium of Light – and we’ll have all the action covered.

Fan Focus: Portsmouth writer Freddie is "intrigued’ by their links with Sunderland’s Denver Hume!

Ahead of Sunderland’s match today, Matty spoke to writer Freddie Webb of Portsmouth News & PompeyNewsNow to get the lowdown on Danny Cowley’s side!

Match Preview: Sunderland v Portsmouth – all you need to know ahead of kick-off!

We’re back at the Stadium of Light to take on Portsmouth - here’s everything you need to know ahead of kick-off!

Starting XI: We’re predicting two changes for Sunderland this afternoon against Portsmouth

Will our two new signings come straight into the team?

Pompey squad in full for Sunderland trip with Reeco Hacket a doubt

Portsmouth will make the long trip north to Sunderland on Saturday as they look to do the double over Lee Johnson's side following their 4-0 win at Fratton Park

Portsmouth transfer gossip: Blues to sign Crystal Palace and Northern Ireland U21 keeper Ollie Webber

Pompey are reportedly close to signing young Crystal Palace goalkeeper Oliver Webber.

Southsea pub hosts party for much-missed Portsmouth couple who died hours apart

A SOUTHSEA pub has welcomed family, friends, and members of the community to a ‘wonderful’ celebration of a much-loved couple, who sadly passed away just hours apart from each other.

Ex-Portsmouth, Havant, Kilmarnock and Colchester forward Nicke Kabamba returns to non-league from Northampton

Former Pompey forward Nicke Kabamba has left Northampton temporarily, six months after signing for the club.

Hayden Carter and Tyler Walker Featured On Latest Pompey 'Topps Now' Collectable Card

You can get your hands on a limited edition Topps Now card to mark Pompey's new signings making their Blues debuts.

EFL Preview: Bristol City v Cardiff City, Nottingham Forest v Derby County, Sunderland v Portsmouth & more (watch)

Nottingham Forest versus Derby County headlines the EFL action this weekend, with the East Midlands Derby sure to throw up plenty of headlines. Steve Cooper has had a fine start to 2022 with Forest…

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