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Match Preview: Pompey Women v Coventry United

Blues return to league action on Sunday

8 September 2018

Pompey Women

Following last week’s cup defeat – which saw them drop into the plate competition, where a trip to Poole awaits – Pompey return to league action on Sunday.

Coventry are the visitors to the PMC Stadium, with the home side currently boasting a 100 per cent league record from their two fixtures to sit second in the National League South standings.

Their opponents are also unbeaten, having opened their campaign with a goalless draw at Gillingham – the team beaten 4-1 by the Blues a fortnight ago.

Jay Bradford’s outfit followed that up with a trip to Stadium MK, where they emerged 3-0 victors against the Dons.

Coventry also earned themselves a place in the next round of the National League Cup last time out, courtesy of a crushing 7-0 win over Norwich.

"We know we can perform – we just have to believe in ourselves and trust one another."

Jay Sadler

But Pompey will be looking for a return to winning ways and manager Jay Sadler said: “There have been encouraging signs in training this week.

“We’re looking forward to getting back out on to the pitch. We know we can perform – we just have to believe in ourselves and trust one another.”

See if the Blues can make it three league wins from three on Sunday afternoon at the PMC Stadium. Kick-off is 2pm and tickets are priced £5 for adults or £2 for concessions (U18/63+).

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