Take a look at the bottom two clubs in the Premier League table and you`ll see lots of zeroes. Portsmouth haven`t scored at home. Bolton can`t find the net away. There are no wins, no draws and no points. The teams meet tomorrow at Fratton Park. Oh joy.
‘He will not lose his job. I am certain of that.
‘The chairman appreciates Paul Hart and everything he did during difficult times this summer.’
Portsmouth boss Paul Hart gets the dreaded vote of confidence.
Portsmouth Team News:
Calamity James will return in goal after recovering from a knee injury. Hermann Hreidarsson, Papa Bouba Diop, Marc Wilson and Steve Finnan are still absent.
Player to watch: Tal Ben Haim
If the former Bolton man reproduces the form he showed at the Reebok, then Portsmouth have a fine player for little cost.
For tommorow he can stick with being crap, like he was at Chelsea and Manchester Cit. Cheers, Tal.
Bolton Team News:
Johan Elmander is doubtful leaving Spit the Dog aka Ivan Klasnic to make his debut.
Player to watch: Kevin Davies
Below par this season, but still a handful for opposition defences.
Match Facts & Stats
Bolton’s record at Portsmouth is dreadful. They’ve won seven of 45 games and lost 23 times.
A draw seems inevitable. Which serves neither team well.
Stoke (H) – Hoofball hell.