Ronan Curtis returns to the Pompey team at Peterborough this afternoon.
He replaces the injured Andre Green in one of two changes from the side that drew with Shrewsbury last week.
The other sees Ben Close come into the midfield engine room, with Ben Thompson dropping to the bench.
Pompey: MacGillivray; N.Thompson, Burgess, Clarke, Brown; Close, Naylor; Lowe, Evans (c), Curtis; Hawkins
Subs: McGee, Haunstrup, B.Thompson, Rose, Wheeler, Pitman, Mason