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Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Simon Eastwood takes the indirect free kick.
John Akinde fouled by Ben Gibson, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Liam Walker.
Max Power produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the goal.
Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro takes a shot. Gabor Gyepes gets a block in.
Johnny Ertl takes a shot. Save by Owain Fon Williams.
David Connolly takes a shot.
Max Power produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide left of the target.
Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro takes a shot. Clearance made by Gabor Gyepes.
Corner from left by-line taken by Liam Walker.
Handball by Therry Racon. (Portsmouth) makes a substitution, with Ricardo Rocha coming on for Sam Sodje. Ben Gibson restarts play with the free kick.
Mamady Sidibe takes a shot. Save made by Simon Eastwood.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Max Power, Ash Taylor produces a header from close range which goes wide of the left-hand upright. John Akinde joins the action as a substitute, replacing Patrick Agyemang.
Shot from outside the box by Liam Walker goes wide right of the target.
Foul by Jed Wallace on Ben Gibson, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Owain Fon Williams.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Sam Sodje on Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro. Jack Maloney goes off and Liam Walker comes on. Direct free kick taken by Max Power.
The ball is crossed by Abdulai Bell-Baggie, clearance made by Gabor Gyepes.
Corner taken right-footed by Jed Wallace from the left by-line, save made by Owain Fon Williams.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Danny Holmes on Patrick Agyemang. Direct free kick taken by Shaun Cooper.
Header by Mamady Sidibe from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target.
The ball is delivered by Danny Holmes.
Therry Racon takes a shot. Save by Owain Fon Williams.
Corner taken by Max Power from the right by-line.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mamady Sidibe by Shaun Cooper. Max Power takes the free kick.
Cole Stockton is brought on as a substitute for Zoumana Bakayogo.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro on Gabor Gyepes. Direct free kick taken by Simon Eastwood.
David Connolly fires in a goal from close in to the bottom left corner of the goal. Portsmouth 1-0 Tranmere.The assist for the goal came from Yassin Moutaouakil.
Abdulai Bell-Baggie takes a shot. Save by Owain Fon Williams.
Gabor Gyepes takes a shot. Blocked by Mamady Sidibe. Gabor Gyepes takes a shot. Blocked by Mamady Sidibe. The assistant referee signals for offside against David Connolly. Indirect free kick taken by Owain Fon Williams.
Unfair challenge on Jed Wallace by Ben Gibson results in a free kick. Ben Gibson is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Jed Wallace takes the direct free kick.
Max Power takes a shot. Johnny Ertl gets a block in.
Patrick Agyemang produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty area which goes wide of the left-hand post.
Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Simon Eastwood takes the free kick.
Patrick Agyemang takes a shot. Blocked by Ben Gibson.
Effort from deep inside the area by David Connolly misses to the left of the target.
Abdulai Bell-Baggie produces a cross.
Outswinging corner taken by Max Power.
Jed Wallace takes the outswinging corner, Liam Palmer makes a clearance.
Jack Maloney takes a shot. Blocked by Max Power.
Effort from outside the penalty box by Abdulai Bell-Baggie goes wide left of the goal.
Jed Wallace takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, clearance made by Sean McGinty.
Handball by Patrick Agyemang. Owain Fon Williams restarts play with the free kick.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Max Power, Sam Sodje fouled by Ash Taylor, the ref awards a free kick. Simon Eastwood takes the free kick.
Abdulai Bell-Baggie takes a shot. Simon Eastwood makes a save. Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Max Power from the right by-line to the near post.
Unfair challenge on Johnny Ertl by Zoumana Bakayogo results in a free kick. Simon Eastwood restarts play with the free kick.
Corner taken by Jed Wallace played to the near post, Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Gabor Gyepes misses to the right of the target.
Sean McGinty challenges Patrick Agyemang unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Jed Wallace.
The ball is swung over by Abdulai Bell-Baggie, save by Simon Eastwood.
Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro produces a cross, Shaun Cooper makes a clearance.
Shot from outside the penalty box by Jed Wallace goes wide right of the goal.
Centre by Jed Wallace, blocked by Sean McGinty.
Jed Wallace takes the outswinging corner, clearance by Ben Gibson.
Whittingham pondering changes
Portsmouth caretaker boss Guy Whittingham must decide whether to freshen up his side for the visit of Tranmere.
Whittingham has few options in his small squad and has barely changed his starting line-up over the past seven matches.
But experienced defender Sam Sodje, striker John Akinde and youngsters Ashley Harris, Adam Webster, Jack Maloney and Dan Butler are ready to be called upon if anyone needs a rest following Friday's battling 1-1 draw at Preston.
Veteran frontman David Connolly came off with 20 minutes to go with Rovers in mind so he is set to start again.
Pompey are six points from safety after a run of one defeat in seven, but still face the prospect of a 10-point deduction when they exit administration.
Ronnie Moore is hopeful Adam McGurk and Andy Robinson will be involved when his Tranmere side make the long Easter Monday trip south.
McGurk returned ahead of schedule from a collapsed lung when he appeared as a second-half substitute in the 1-0 Good Friday loss to fellow promotion hopefuls Sheffield United at Prenton Park.
Playmaker Robinson (groin) watched on from the stands but also has a chance of featuring at Fratton Park having previously been ruled out of Rovers' Easter programme by Moore.
On-loan Middlesbrough defender Ben Gibson sustained a recurrence of his troublesome knee problem against the Blades, with veteran Ian Goodison poised to deputise at centre-back
"Adam might be fit, Robbo might be fit," Moore told Tranmere's official website.
"Ben has hurt the knee he had the problem with and I'll be very surprised if he is going to be fit for Monday, but Goody is more than capable of doing a job for us."
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