Richie Barker has been sacked as manager of Portsmouth, Press Association Sport understands
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Michael Appleton has spoken to Meridian about a 'crazy couple of days' after leaving Portsmouth to take over the reins at Blackpool. In an interview last night he spoke about how his experience of managing a club with small financial resources will help him at Blackpool.
Blackpool's hopes of appointing Portsmouth boss Michael Appleton as their replacement for Ian Holloway has hit a stumbling block, as the South Coast club are demanding £200,000 in compensation for the former West Brom coach. (Daily Mail)
Watford left-back Carl Dickinson has completed a one-month loan move to Portsmouth.
The 25-year-old is no stranger to Fratton Park having made 39 appearances for Pompey during a season-long loan stint from then parent club Stoke in 2010/11.
Portsmouth's administrators have nominated the Portsmouth Supporters' Trust as the preferred bidder for the club. For the latest on this story visit ITV Meridian.