Portsmouth Football Club are an English football club which is based in the city of Portsmouth. The club is nicknamed Pompey, sometimes called 'The Blues', with their fans known as 'The Blue Army'. They are currently playing in the Premier League for the seventh consecutive season, but are bottom of the league table and entered administration on 26 February 2010. They have played their home matches at Fratton Park since 1898.
Following their administration in February, the Premier League deducted the 9 points on 17th March 2010. They had tried to avoid the deduction, but the PL Board declared that the club had cheated with their revenues compared to other clubs and deserved the punishment.
Portsmouth have won the FA Cup twice, most recently in 2008 beating Welsh side Cardiff City 1-0 in the final. The club has also been champions of England twice, making it the most successful southern club outside of London.