Team news for Blundell Park clashPompey name an unchanged side at Grimsby in the league this afternoon.
Paul Cook sticks with the same starting 11 that were beaten at home by Stevenage a fortnight ago.
There is one switch on the bench, where Tom Davies comes in for the injured Jack Whatmough.
Pompey: Forde; Evans, Burgess, Clarke, Stevens; Rose, Doyle (c); Baker, Roberts, Bennett; Smith
Subs: O'Brien, T.Davies, Linganzi, Naismith, Lalkovic, Hunt, Chaplin