Young Hammer makes Pompey move

Portsmouth have completed the signing of West Ham youngster Dan Potts on a one-month loan deal.

Last Updated: 20/11/13 at 13:49

Dan Potts: Short loan spell at Fratton Park

Dan Potts: Short loan spell at Fratton Park

The versatile defender has found first-team opportunities hard to come by this campaign, with his only appearance for the Hammers coming in the Capital One Cup victory over Burnley.

Potts told Pompey's official website: "I was told about Pompey's interest yesterday, so I grabbed my gear and came straight down here.

"Despite the division they now find themselves in, they are still regarded as a massive club.

"The thought of playing at Fratton Park in front of the sort of crowds that come to Pompey is a really exciting prospect.

"I just want to play first-team football, so hopefully I can benefit the team and help us get some good results."

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