AFC Wimbledon arrive at Fratton Park on Tuesday for the League One fixture with home team Portsmouth.
View all Portsmouth v AFC Wimbledon tips, stats and our pre-match poll below - as well as up-to-date odds.
Portsmouth will be hoping to bounce back here after a 5-1 EFL Trophy defeat last time out to Peterborough United.
Kenny Jackett's Portsmouth have seen rewards for their attempts on goal 9 times in their past six outings. The comparative number of goals that have been scored against them in those fixtures amounts to 7.
AFC Wimbledon head into the meeting after a 0-1 EFL Trophy win in the defeat of Bristol Rovers in their previous game.
The stats tell the story, and AFC Wimbledon have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, letting opponents get 12 goals in all. Defensively, The Dons certainly have room for improvement.
Head to head
Looking over their most recent head-to-head clashes stretching back to 26/12/2017 shows that Portsmouth have won 4 of these games and AFC Wimbledon 2, with the number of drawn results being 0.
In all, 16 goals were scored between the two sides during those clashes, with 9 of them from Pompey and 7 netted by The Dons. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 2.67.
The previous league match between these clubs was League One match day 27 on 11/01/2020 when it ended Portsmouth 2-1 AFC Wimbledon.
The referee was Trevor Kettle.
Team News: Portsmouth
Portsmouth boss Kenny Jackett has zero fitness concerns at all before this match owing to a fully injury-free group available for selection.
Team News: AFC Wimbledon
Due to a completely injury-free squad available to select from, AFC Wimbledon manager Glyn Hodges has zero fitness concerns at all coming into this match.
It looks to us that Portsmouth should really fashion enough chances to find the net more than once while possibly not conceding when they come up against AFC Wimbledon, who will not find it easy getting on the scoresheet.
Our tip is for a controlled 2-0 margin for Portsmouth when all’s said and done.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Fratton Park (20,620)
Captain: Tom Naylor
Chairman: Michael Eisner
Manager: Kenny Jackett
Competitions: League One position 3, EFL Trophy (Round 3)
🔑 Star Player: Ronan Curtis
Customarily played in the Left Attacking Midfielder position, Ronan Curtis was born in London, England. Having made his senior debut playing for Derry City in the 2015 season, the talented Midfielder has scored 4 league goals in this League One 2020 - 2021 season so far in 18 appearances.