Young side picked for JPT clash
Adam Barton, Calvin Davies and Brandon Joseph-Buadi all make their Pompey debuts at Exeter in the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy tonight.
Summer signing Barton features alongside Adam Webster in the centre of defence, with Davies coming in at right-back and Joseph-Buadi out wide.
Fellow academy star Adam May – who made his senior bow last season – also comes into a youthful side, with Ben Tollitt given his first start.
Pompey: Jones; C.Davies, Webster, Barton, Haunstrup; Close (c), May; Tollitt, Chaplin, Joseph-Buadi; McGurk
Subs: Bass, Yates, Haitham, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Naismith