Portsmouth make ex-Crawley boss Richie Barker their preferred choice to be their new boss, reports BBC Radio Solent.
Newport County manager Justin Edinburgh says that turning down the chance to speak to Portsmouth 'was an easy decision.'
Portsmouth will interview the final two candidates on Thursday for the vacant manager's job at Fratton Park.
Anthony Stewart scores in the fifth minute of stoppage time to deny Portsmouth their first league win in seven matches.
Preview followed by live coverage of Wednesday's League Two game between Portsmouth and Wycombe Wanderers.
Portsmouth get permission to speak to Oxford United boss Chris Wilder about the vacant manager's job at Fratton Park.
Portsmouth winger Ricky Holmes says the club are in danger of going out of the Football League.
Director of football Tim Harris says boss Justin Edinburgh has unfinished business at Newport after the club refused an approach from Portsmouth.
Newport County confirm they turned down an approach from League Two rivals Portsmouth to talk to manager Justin Edinburgh.
Portsmouth make an official approach from Oxford United manager Chris Wilder, report BBC Radio Oxford.
Managerless Portsmouth end a run of five defeats in a row with a hard-earned draw at Hartlepool.
Portsmouth caretaker boss Andy Awford would consider taking on the job full time as the club continue their search.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Hartlepool United and Portsmouth.
Portsmouth chief executive Mark Catlin say they already have a shortlist of potential targets to replace Guy Whittingham.
Newport County manager Justin Edinburgh rejects the possibility of succeeding Guy Whittingham at League Two rivals Portsmouth.
Goals from Will Atkinson and Barry Corr earn 10-man Southend United victory over managerless Portsmouth.
Guy Whittingham was sacked by Portsmouth because confidence "drained" from the team, says chief executive Mark Catlin.
Portsmouth caretaker manager Andy Awford tells BBC Radio Solent he was surprised by the dismissal of Guy Whittingham.
Portsmouth terminate the contract of manager Guy Whittingham, with the club 18th in League Two.
Preview followed by live coverage of Tuesday's League Two game between Portsmouth and Southend United.
Dave Syers scored his first two goals for Scunthorpe United, who send Portsmouth crashing to a fourth successive defeat.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Portsmouth and Scunthorpe United.
Portsmouth reappoint David Coles as goalkeeping coach, nearly four years after he left the club.
League Two Portsmouth sign versatile defender Dan Potts from Premier League club West Ham on a one-month loan deal.
An Andy Frampton brace helps AFC Wimbledon ease past Portsmouth and give them their first home win since September.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between AFC Wimbledon and Portsmouth.
Portsmouth face a fine from the Football Association after a number of incidents involving smoke bombs.
Striker Conor Washington and defender Adedeji Oshilaja score in Newport County's Johnstone's Paint Trophy quarter-final win against Portsmouth.
Two goals from Francois Zoko see Stevenage defeat Portsmouth and book their place in the second round of the FA Cup.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's FA Cup game between Stevenage and Portsmouth.