By Chris Wright
That’s it. With Liam Lawrence finally skidaddling out of Fratton Park this morning after agreeing to terminate his contract for a compensatory lump sum, Portsmouth now have no senior players left on their books. The two chaps you see there? Adam Webster and Ashley Harris, 17 and 18 respectively, have a grand total of one senior start between them.
Four years ago, Portsmouth were playing the likes of AC Milan in Europe fresh off the back of winning their first FA Cup since 1939. The banks inevitably burst, money was hemorrhaged drumming up huge contracts for various tripe players, a succession of owners proved not quite as ‘fit and proper’ as the FA deemed them