Portsmouth's wasteful finishing cost them again as they were held to a third straight 0-0 draw, this time at home to Burton.
Burton Albion have extended goalkeeper Rob Lainton's loan spell from League Two rivals Bury.
Team news for Tuesday's League Two clash between Portsmouth and Burton Albion at Fratton Park.
Gary Rowett was full of praise for the Burton's' first-half performance in their 2-1 win over Oxford at the Kassam Stadium
Burton boosted their automatic promotion hopes with a crucial 2-1 win over play-off rivals Oxford United at the Kassam Stadium.
Team news for Saturday's League Two clash between Oxford United and Burton Albion at Kassam Stadium.
Gary Rowett said Burton got their "just desserts" after Billy Kee stroked home his second of the game to beat Accrington 2-1.
Billy Kee's double against former club Accrington clinched a 2-1 win for promotion hopefuls Burton.