Portsmouth suffer injury blow ahead of Sunderland League One clash

Pompey have received an injury blow ahead of Sunderland’s visit to Fratton Park in League One on Saturday.
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The Black Cats are top of League One following a 5-0 thrashing of Cheltenham Town at the Stadium of Light on Tuesday night.

Portsmouth, meanwhile, are down in 13th place after a mixed start under head coach Danny Cowley.

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But the Blues have been handed an injury blow with midfielder Miguel Azeez is set for a period on the sidelines after sustaining a groin strain in training.

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Following Portsmouth’s 2-1 defeat to Burton Albion, Danny Cowley confirmed that the 19-year-old had suffered an injury to his groin.

Indeed, the midfielder underwent a scan on the day of the match.

The Arsenal loanee will definitely be absent for the clash with table-toppers Sunderland on Saturday.