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Who is Portsmouth's new team manager?

Guy Whittingham (right) is Pompey's new team manager Photo: PA

Guy Whittingham is now the team manager of Porstmouth Football Club. He has been in caretaker charge of team affairs since November.

Here are a few things you might not have known about him:

  • He has been a development coach at Fratton Park since 2009
  • He has management and coaching experience at Newport (IW), AFC Newbury and Eastleigh.
  • He signed for Pompey originally in 1989 for the £450 it took to buy him out of the army.
  • He went on to score 99 league goals for the club in 177 appearances, including a club-record 42 goals in the 1992-93 season.

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