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Pompey face United in the cup

Pompey face United in the cup

The draw for the Quarter Finals of the FA cup has been made, and this has only gone and seen us drawn against United - even worse it is taking place at Old Trafford.

With Liverpool and Arsenal both going out in the last round the cup opened up even more for us, and of course everyone else, and we are now just a possible 90 minutes away from the first of what we would hope to be two trips to Wembley between now and May - trouble is we have to beat United to do this even once...

Few would 'expect' us to win but I guess the positive we must now take from this is if we really do want to win it we have to beat the best - I just wish we could have avoided United and definitely at Old Trafford!

Remember though, positive thinking fellas on our day - even though there have not been that many in the past few months in all honesty - we can beat anyone...

I just pray that 'if' we do go out we do not get another United v Chelsea final!

PLAY UP POMPEY!

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Writer:pompeyrug
Date:Monday February 18 2008
Time: 1:39PM

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We never have any luck in Cup draws only games so lets hope that is true again. It is a hard blow to draw United away AGAIN!! Three times in 6 seasons.
eastneydave
18/02/2008 13:43:00
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why couldn't it be united and chelsea.We always get the hard one while chelsea have a easy one.
stfc ballboy
18/02/2008 13:43:00
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bollox.
Pompeymiguel
18/02/2008 13:46:00
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Fck it. FCK IT. The worst fckin draw. I'm livid. What a let down.
storagematt
18/02/2008 13:46:00
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we'll do 'em!
pompeyrug
18/02/2008 13:46:00
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3rd time lucky...
pompeyrug
18/02/2008 13:47:00
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look on the bright side guys, we are back to full strength and Ronny can't possibly score that same goal again.... can he?
ChrisW
18/02/2008 13:52:00
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we will pick up where we left of in the league game.
rooneyisgod
18/02/2008 13:53:00
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***** sake, that stupid man who drew the ball *****ed me off, laughed as he said 'portsmouth' the dick, why couldnt we of got anyone, ANYONE but united away!
Gleams
18/02/2008 13:55:00
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totally agree with you chrisw
stfc ballboy
18/02/2008 13:56:00
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