Portsmouth are set for their fifth consecutive League One season in 2021/22 but it doesn’t seem all that long ago that they were competing in the top flight.
Danny Cowley will be hoping to help the Fratton Park outfit climb back up the English football pyramid and return to where the club’s fanbase likely thinks they belong, the Premier League.
It’s been more than a decade since they dropped out of the top tier before dramatically sliding down to League Two.
Their return has been a slow process but if they can make the next step and secure promotion to the Championship this term, it’ll be a huge achievement and a real sign that they’re moving in the right direction.
Pompey’s spell in the Premier League saw them come up against some lethal goalscorers but it’s not just top flight marksmen that have caused them issues over the years.
With that in mind, we’ve highlighted 10 players Portsmouth seemed to hate playing against…