Boro’s first ever Carling cup game – a glamour tie with troubled Championship side Portsmouth – takes place tonight. The game is live on Sky.
Portsmouth are in administration and started their league campaign with just 4 substitutes at the weekend, none of whom had made a first team appearance.
Stevenage FC Team News:
Ashton is injured and Bridges suspended
Player to watch: Daisy
Chris Day could be busy
Portsmouth FC Team News:
Hayden Mullins faces a fitness test
Player to watch: Nugent
He’s scored plenty of goals in his career, at a higher level than League 2
Match Facts & Stats
This is the first ever meeting of these two clubs
3-1 to Pompey. I’d love to think we’ll win, but they’re better than us.
Bradford (a) – a chance to say hello to Peter Taylor. Or maybe something a little ruder.