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Portsmouth Football club have agreed one-month contracts with 10 players ahead of Saturday's season opener against Bournemouth.
The signings include: Kieran Djilali, Mustapha Dumbuya, Jon Harley, Brian Howard, Izale McLeod and Lee Williamson.
Simon Eastwood, who played at Plymouth on Tuesday, has also signed up after originally signing a non-contract deal.
Jack Compton, Luke Rodgers and Liam Walker have also signed up subject to international clearance.
All the deals are subject to Football League and FA approval.
Trevor Birch, the joint administrator of Portsmouth Football Club has responded to a statement from the Football League that the club will start the season with zero points rather the minus 10 points expected. The -10 points will be applied once the club is out of administration.
Mr Birch said the announcement was good news for the club.
The Football League have released a statement today saying Portsmouth Football Club will start the season with 0 points. The side had been supposed to begin with -10 points. However the penalty will only be applied once the club comes out of administration.