Transfers

Jul 042022
 

Portsmouth FC Transfers Career Stats


Zak Swanson

(Transfer : Arsenal – Portsmouth)

Born

Cambridge, England

28 Septemeber 2000


Pompey have completed the signing of defender Zak Swanson from Arsenal for an undisclosed fee.

The 21-year-old right-back has put pen to paper on a two-year deal, with the club option of a further 12 months.

Swanson joined the Arsenal academy at the age of six and has represented them at a variety of youth levels, including in Premier League 2.

He previously spent time on loan at Dutch outfit MVV Maastricht and has shown his versatility by representing the Gunners across the back four and also in midfield.

Swanson was a regular presence on the bench for Mikel Arteta’s men in the second half of last season.

Jun 222022
 

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Marlon Pack

(Free Agent)

Born

Portsmouth, England

25 March 1991


Pompey have completed the signing of Marlon Pack on a two-year deal.

The 31-year-old Portsmouth-born midfielder has returned to the club where he began his professional career.

After progressing through the academy, he made two senior appearances in 2010 before departing for Cheltenham.

Pack has since played Championship football for Bristol City and Cardiff, departing the latter club at the end of last season.

Pack spent time on loan with Wycombe, Dagenham & Redbridge and Cheltenham during his first spell at Fratton Park.

His senior appearances for the Blues came in a League Cup tie with Crystal Palace and a Championship clash with Cardiff.

Pack moved to Whaddon Road on a permanent basis in 2011 and twice helped the Robins reach the League Two play-offs, being named in the PFA Team of the Year on both occasions.

He then signed for Bristol City and was a regular member of the side that secured both the League One title and the EFL Trophy in 2014/15.

Pack continued to impress in the Championship and made a total of 282 appearances for the club, then went on to feature more than 100 times in three seasons with Cardiff.

Jan 312022
 

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Aiden O’Brien

(Transfer : Sunderland – Portsmouth)

Pompey have signed 28-year-old forward Aiden O’Brien from Sunderland.

The Republic of Ireland international has put pen to paper on a deal until the end of the season.

He came off the bench for the Black Cats in their narrow victory over Pompey at the Stadium of Light earlier this month.

O’Brien signed for Sunderland in the summer of 2020 and netted 12 goals in 66 appearances during his time on Wearside.

He joined them from Millwall, where he progressed through the ranks and featured on 226 occasions.

O’Brien appeared alongside Mahlon Romeo, Shaun Williams and Ryan Tunnicliffe for the Lions and helped secure promotion to the Championship via the play-offs in 2017.

He has been capped five times by his country at senior level, scoring in a 2018 friendly draw in Poland.

Jan 282022
 

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Lee Brown

(Transfer : Portsmouth – AFC Wimbledon)

Lee Brown has left Pompey to sign for AFC Wimbledon on a free transfer.

The 31-year-old left-back netted six goals in 131 appearances for the Blues – which includes two strikes against his new club at Plough Lane last term.

Brown arrived at Fratton Park from Bristol Rovers in the summer of 2018 and scored from the spot at Wembley to help secure the EFL Trophy later that season.

Brown was named vice-captain by previous manager Kenny Jackett and continued in the role under Cowley, while he wore the armband on several occasions.

Jan 262022
 

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Denver Hume

(Transfer : Sunderland – Portsmouth)

Pompey have completed the signing of Denver Hume from Sunderland for an undisclosed fee.

The left-sided player – who can play as a wing-back or as part of a four-man defence – has penned a two-and-a-half year deal, with the club option for a further 12 months.

Hume scored three goals in 84 appearances for the Black Cats, having joined their academy at the age of 10.

He appeared at Wembley in March 2019 when the Wearsiders were beaten on penalties by Pompey in the EFL Trophy final.

Jan 242022
 

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Alex Bass

(Loan : Portsmouth – Bradford City)

Alex Bass has joined Bradford on loan until the end of the 2021/22 season.

The 23-year-old keeper has made 41 senior appearances for Pompey, having progressed through the club’s academy.

Seven of those outings have occurred this season and include clean sheets in League One wins at Fleetwood and Wycombe.

Bradford – whose squad includes former Fratton favourite Gareth Evans – currently sit 12th in League Two and drew 0-0 at Rochdale on Saturday.

Jan 182022
 

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Tyler Walker

(Loan : Coventry City – Portsmouth)

Pompey have signed Tyler Walker on loan from Championship side Coventry for the remainder of the season.

The 25-year-old striker will wear the number nine shirt during his time at Fratton Park.

He will be linking up with Blues boss Danny Cowley again, with the pair previously working together at Lincoln.

Walker netted 16 goals in 34 appearances during an impressive spell with the Imps, which followed another prolific stint at Mansfield.

Walker – who has represented England up to under-20 level – began his career with Nottingham Forest.

He gained experience with brief loan spells at Burton, Stevenage, Port Vale and Bolton before being sent to Mansfield for the 2018/19 campaign.

It proved be a successful season for Walker, who struck 26 goals in 52 games and was named in the League Two ‘Team of the Year’ as the Stags narrowly missed out on promotion into the third tier.

Lincoln was his next stop, although good form – which included a run of six strikes in five matches – at Sincil Bank saw the forward recalled early by Forest.

The son of former England international Des Walker, he made a permanent switch to Coventry in August 2020 and has found the net on 11 occasions for the Championship outfit.

Jan 182022
 

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John Marquis

(Transfer : Portsmouth – Lincoln City)

John Marquis has completed a transfer to fellow League One side Lincoln on undisclosed terms.

The striker brings to an end his two-and-a-half-year stay on the south coast, having arrived from Doncaster in the summer of 2019.

He netted 38 goals in 127 appearances for Pompey, which includes a brief loan spell on the south coast in 2013.

Marquis had struck four times for Pompey in 24 games this term, bagging a brace in the 4-0 home victory over Sunderland and also netting in Fratton successes over Crewe and Bolton.

Lincoln currently sit 18th in the League One standings and will visit the south coast to face the Blues at Easter.

Jan 152022
 

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Hayden Carter

(Loan : Blackburn Rovers – Portsmouth)

Pompey have signed Hayden Carter on loan from Championship side Blackburn for the remainder of the 2021/22 season.

The 22-year-old centre-back will wear the number 17 shirt during his time at Fratton Park.

He has previous experience of third tier football, having spent the second half of last term with Burton.

And Carter has already made 10 appearances during the current campaign for a Rovers side chasing promotion to the Premier League.

Carter spent time with Manchester City as a youngster before joining Blackburn in 2014 and making his senior debut in a 4-3 victory over Reading at Ewood Park near the end of the 2019/20 campaign.

Jan 132022
 

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Paul Downing

(Loan : Portsmouth – Rochdale)

Paul Downing has joined Rochdale on loan for the remainder of the 2021/22 campaign.

The 30-year-old centre-back has made 27 appearances since arriving from Blackburn in the summer of 2019.

Rochdale currently sit 17th in League Two following their relegation last season and have not played since beating Newport 3-0 a week before Christmas.

Downing featured four times for Pompey this term, last appearing as a late substitute in November’s win at Wycombe.

Jan 082022
 

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Ellis Harrison

(Transfer : Portsmouth – Fleetwood Town)

Ellis Harrison has left Pompey and joined Fleetwood for an undisclosed fee.

The striker netted 20 goals in 84 appearances during his two-and-a-half years at Fratton Park.

Harrison – who hit a hat-trick in September’s Papa John’s Trophy loss at AFC Wimbledon – featured for Bristol Rovers and Ipswich before signing for the Blues.

Fleetwood are currently sitting just above the League One drop zone and will visit Fratton Park at the end of February.

Jan 082022
 

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Haji Mnoga

(Loan : Portsmouth – Weymouth)

Haji Mnoga has joined Weymouth on a youth loan until the end of the 2021/22 season.

The 19-year-old defender – who penned a new Blues deal last summer – spent the first half of the campaign with Bromley.

He also featured for Pompey in the Papa John’s Trophy group stage fixtures against AFC Wimbledon and Sutton.

Weymouth are currently sitting just inside the National League relegation zone having lost their past six games.

Oct 052021
 

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Jay Mingi

(Loan : Portsmouth – Maidenhead United)

Jay Mingi has joined National League side Maidenhead on a one-month loan deal.

The 20-year-old midfielder recently signed for the Blues, having trained with the club during pre-season.

He will now look to help the Magpies climb the fifth tier table, with a six-match winless run leaving them in 18th position.

Sep 242021
 

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Jay Mingi

(Free Agent)

Pompey have completed the signing of 20-year-old midfielder Jay Mingi, subject to EFL approval.

The West Ham youth product has put pen to paper on a one-year deal, with the club option of a further 12 months.

He had been on trial at Fratton Park over the summer after leaving Charlton at the end of last season.

Mingi made two senior appearances for Charlton, featuring in Papa John’s Trophy games against Brighton U21s and Leyton Orient.