Date: 27th May 2008 at 1:25pm
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For some time Linvoy Primus had been saying that he wanted his teammates to secure the FA cup so he could make his Pompey return at Wembley in the community shield…

Now that he has been given his new contract, and we have of course won the FA cup he has told the Pompey Site that this remains well and truly his aim, as he also looks to Europe too: ‘I definitely hope to be involved in that match. That’s the plan.

‘The team have held their end up so now it’s up to me!

‘And, of course, Europe! I keep forgetting about that. ‘It’s not until the realisation that you’ve won the cup goes away, that you think of Europe but it’s going to be great.

‘It’s an amazing place to be and it’s like a dream really. You know you’re there, but until you actually see that first fixture it’s hard to believe.’

It was such a shame that injury robbed Primus of the chance of playing in the cup final – or at least being in that squad, as if anyone deserved this he did, but he did of course get the loudest cheer of anyone when he lifted the cup.

Lets just hope that he can also get the loudest cheer when we go up to lift the community shield on August 10th! Hopefully this will not only be a game that he will start, but ideally, even if only for sentimental reasons, he will start as captain…

PLAY UP POMPEY!

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