Mancini met with Portsmouth powerbrokers Storrie, Al Fahim

Roberto Mancini is in talks with Portsmouth.

Roberto Mancini is in talks with Portsmouth.

The Daily Star says Mancini yesterday held talks to become Portsmouth manager – despite negotiations surrounding their £60m Middle-Eastern takeover stalling.

Former Inter boss Mancini met with Pompey executive chairman Peter Storrie and prospective new owner Sulaiman al-Fahim in Paris.