Match preview | Imps vs Portsmouth

City will aim to secure a play-off place when facing Sky Bet League One champions Portsmouth at the LNER Stadium on Saturday 27 April (12.30pm).

All the key information you need to know ahead of the fixture can be found in this match preview. 


Tickets for this match are now sold out - but supporters can still watch all the action live on iFollow Imps - click HERE for the full details. 

Click HERE for the visiting supporters guide. 


The match is available for live streaming domestically for just £10, or the equivalent cost in your local currency if outside the UK and Ireland. 

The feed includes expert commentary from the BBC Radio Lincolnshire sports team, including replays of key moments as well as match statistics and latest scores around the division. 

iFollow Imps subscribers can watch all the reaction, including post-match interviews and match highlights. 

City supporters unable to make it to the LNER Stadium will also be able to follow the action with regular updates on the club’s official X (Twitter), Facebook and Instagram pages. 

Purchase your match pass HERE


Nickname: Pompey 

Founded: 1898 

Stadium: Fratton Park 

Head coach: John Mousinho 

Top scorer: Colby Bishop (21 goals) 

League position: 1st 


Cheltenham Town 1-2 Imps 

Sky Bet League One 

Imps: Jensen, Mitchell, O’Connor ©, Roughan, Jackson, Erhahon, Mandroiu (Burroughs 90+2’), Sorensen (Eyoma 90+2’), House, Taylor (Makama 81’), Draper (Moylan 86’). Subs (not used): Wright, Okoro.  

Portsmouth 1-2 Wigan Athletic  

Sky Bet League One 

Portsmouth: Norris, Rafferty, Raggett, Shaughnessy, Oglive (Sparkes 77’), Moxon (Anjorin 63’), Pack, Kamara (Lane 46’), Saydee (Yengi 63’), Lang (Peart-Harris 46’), Bishop. Subs (not used): Macey, Evans. 


Imps: WDLWW 

Portsmouth: DWDWL 


Hear from the head coach below… 


Imps: Home 

Portsmouth: Away


Referee: Sunny Singh Gill 

Assistant referee: Johnathon Bickerdike  

Assistant referee: Bradley Hall 

Fourth official: Scott Tallis 

Click here to secure your iFollow Imps match pass for the game.