Pompey duo pen new deals

Experienced players extend stay at Fratton Park

Kanu: New deal on South Coast

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Portsmouth boss Steve Cotterill has bolstered his threadbare squad by finally tying up deals for Kanu and Ricardo Rocha.

Veteran striker Kanu has been in talks over a new contract since the summer and has only now put pen to paper on fresh terms.

He has been joined by Portuguese defender Rocha, who has signed a two-year deal after initially joining the club back in February.

"Ricardo's a very good character," said Cotterill, whose bottom-placed side take on third placed Ipswich this weekend.

"He's a bit short of fitness but he's had a few tough days training with us now that he can only benefit from.

"Having Kanu is a big boost for everyone. Everybody knows about him so I don't have to describe him too much."

Both players are set to be in the Pompey squad for Saturday's home clash against the Tractor Boys.

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