Brett Pitman returns to the Pompey starting line-up to face Southampton in the Carabao Cup this evening.
He replaces Andy Cannon in one of two changes from that side narrowly beaten at Wycombe in the league on Saturday.
Ryan Williams is also back in the team, with the winger coming in for Ellis Harrison, who serves a one-match ban.
Skipper Tom Naylor passed a fitness test this morning and takes his place in the centre of the Blues midfield.
Pompey: MacGillivray; Bolton, Hawkins, Burgess, Haunstrup; Close, Naylor (c); Williams, Pitman, Curtis; Marquis
Subs: Bass, Walkes, Downing, McCrorie, Cannon, Evans, Maloney