Five changes for JPT tie
Tom Craddock makes his first start since August at Newport in the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy tonight.
The striker is one of five changes from the side that exited the FA Cup at Stevenage on Saturday.
Danny East comes in at left-back, while Ricky Holmes, Shaun Cooper and Romain Padovani start in midfield.
Jed Wallace and Gavin Mahon are both suspended, while Yassin Moutaouakil and Patrick Agyemang are not involved and Johnny Ertl drops to the bench.
Pompey: Carson; Devera, N’Gala, Bradley, East; Holmes, Cooper, Padovani, Barcham; Bird, Craddock
Subs: Smith, Painter, Ertl, Marquis, Connolly