Portsmouth’s 1-0 loss against AFC Wimbledon means Kenny Jackett’s side currently sit 18th with just 13 points from 11 games.
The manager spoke to Pompey’s official channels after the game, speaking about what went wrong, with his main point being that the team needs to work on getting the ball in the back of the net, while there were various elements he was happy with:
— Portsmouth FC (@Pompey) October 19, 2019
However, many of the club’s fans were not as satisfied with the performance and felt that there were plenty more problems than just failing to score – one of the biggest issues they have cited is Jackett himself.
They feel as though he is often saying the same things, without ever making any actual changes to address the issues.
What also confuses many of them is that he has had the likes of Brett Pitman, John Marquis and Ellis Harrison at his disposal, yet only Bolton Wanderers have scored fewer League One goals than Pompey this season, with this showing that he is not doing a good enough job in many of their eyes.
A selection of Twitter reaction to the comments, including posts from frustrated Portsmouth fans, can be seen below:
KJ it’s not the fact we haven’t done it today.
We have not been doing it since back end of last season.
One of strongest squads in the division and KJ pops up with same excuses week after week
— andysmith (@andysmithpfc) October 19, 2019
He’s got a striker that in the last 3 seasons has scored around 60 goals yet he continues to drop him or drag him off every other game. All he needs to do is stick 2 upfront and give them a run off consistente games and they will start firing, he’s just clueless
— Alfie Skipper (@AlfieSkipper) October 20, 2019
We didn’t do that today, he said again the same as he said last week , the week before and every week since last December I’m sure he’s AI but without the I
— Richard Whitehart (@Richardpfc1952) October 19, 2019
Cant be bothered to watch or listen to him same speech just different teams mentioned in the interview.
— jamster657 (@jamster65777) October 19, 2019
i think what we need to do is SCORE GOALS and not FALL A SLEEP just because the day is nearly done
Where do i sign to be NEXT MANAGER
— Angel LaHash (@angellahash) October 19, 2019
Same old same old. Like a broken record
— Bradley Saunders (@BradSaundersPfc) October 19, 2019
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