Midfielder should be OK

Last updated : 15 November 2002 By FootyMAD
Stone, currently on-loan at Fratton Park from Aston Villa, is Pompey boss Harry Redknapp's main injury worry for the game with the Potters.

"Steve reported a slight problem, but we don't think it is anything serious and he has been in light training again,'' said a club spokesman.

Kevin Harper stands by for a start if Stone has a setback with the injury.

Long-term injury victims Jamie Vincent, Jason Crowe and Lee Bradbury are all back in training but unlikely to be risked by Redknapp.