About The 1898 Copy

The 1898 is wholly dedicated to bringing fans news and opinions about our beloved football club, Portsmouth FC. Created by fans to provide a home for all things Pompey including up to date news articles, match previews and reports, discussions, opinion columns as well as a forum for fans to discuss the Blues.

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We’ll bring you Match previews and post match reports as well as regular opinion pieces and interviews

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Wherever you are, get behind the Blues, we’ll be watching them every step of the way and you can too

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The Columnists

Barry Clements

Creative Director

Season Ticket Holder in the North Stand Upper since 2005, former host of the Pompey Podcast

Ewan Castle


Been visiting Fratton Park since 2002, Experienced Technical Web Designer/Developer

Ryan Stillwell

One third of @3LadsInThePub
Eastern Road Debrief
Former Pompey Live maverick

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