posted on Oct, 25 2004 @ 03:07 PM
Portsmouth manager Harry Redknapp threw the future of goal hero Diomansy Kamara into doubt with an extraordinary admission after the Riverside Stadium
Redknapp claimed to be in the dark over the Senegal international's Fratton Park deal - despite Kamara being paraded as the club's 2.3million record
signing this summer.
Kamara scored a stunning solo goal in the fifth minute to give Pompey the lead before Stewart Downing hit a deserved second-half equaliser for the
Redknapp hailed Kamara's goal then admitted: "I don't know if he is a loan or a permanent signing.
"I must have been away that day, I'm not sure. I think if we haven't signed him we'd like to keep him for sure."
Redknapp is not known for making careless comments and it inevitably raises questions about his relationship with Pompey chairman Milan Mandaric, with
whom he had a very public falling-out last season.
Either way, Redknapp is clearly pleased with his new striker who ran from inside the centre circle to slot a fine left-foot shot past Mark