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Hamilton reject Portsmouth offer for superkid McCarthy

Portsmouth have failed with an opening bid for Hamilton superkid James McCarthy.

Pompey have been closely tracking Celtic target McCarthy over recent months and have now become the first club to try to lure him south to the Barclays Premier League this summer.

However, their undisclosed bid has not tempted Accies into doing business, with one club source describing the offer to the Daily Mail as "substantial, but not reflecting the player's market value".

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