Smith, East and Padovani start at the Store First Stadium
Phil Smith starts in goal for Pompey at Accrington this afternoon.
The keeper is one of three changes from the side that lost to Oxford on the opening day.
Danny East replaces Dan Butler at left-back, while Romain Padovani is in for suspended skipper Johnny Ertl.
Pompey: Smith; Moutaouakil, Devera (c), Bradley, East; Wallace, Ferry, Padovani, Barcham; Agyemang, Connolly
Subs: Sullivan, N’Gala, Butler, Holmes, Harris, Craddock, Bird