Vital Football

Pompey's 3 Lions

Pompey's 3 Lions

For the first time in Pompey's 110 year history, we will have 3 players starting for England.

Only a few short years ago we were chuffed with 2 Greek internationals!

Pompey fans can watch tonight with pride.

What with the extended rumours of Peter Crouch returning to the fold, and the possibility of that left-back who cannot be named arriving from Chelsea, Englands future line-up could be bolstered by a Pompey backbone for a while yet!

Has the sleeping giant of 50 years finally had a large dose of illegal substances?

Join the Vital Pompey Debate

Writer:paultsmouth
Date:Sunday June 1 2008
Time: 9:56PM

Comments

0
Gonna be a late night now!
paultsmouth
01/06/2008 21:58:00
0
you raise a couple of outstanding points there. Right, enough looking at the image, lets read the article! ;o)
The Fear
01/06/2008 22:03:00
0
Picture has nothing to do with article, but it did catch my eye! Congrats on your acknowledgement again!
paultsmouth
01/06/2008 22:05:00
0
cheers dude, appreciated.
The Fear
01/06/2008 22:11:00
0
Unbelievable stuff three starters and Jamo has just wiped out Kenwyne Jones - which will help the defence!
eastneydave
01/06/2008 22:42:00
0
And Jermain Defoe becomes the first Pompey player to score for England for 24 years - Mark Hateley against Brazil.
eastneydave
01/06/2008 22:45:00
0
Play up England, England play up!
pompey4me
01/06/2008 23:01:00
0
When I saw the line up my first thought was '3 Pompey Lions'. Fantastic for the lads & for Pompey. Defoe scores, James takes out scummer Jones, just waiting for Johnson to clatter the other scummer Stern John. Forever Pompey, Forever England.
storagematt
01/06/2008 23:21:00
0
fantastic to have all 3 starting - delighted that defoe scored! jamo got lucky with his 'rush of blood' didnt he, he doesnt do himself any favours doing that does he and will be slated for it wont he...
hopefully defoe comes out for the 2nd half as it would be nice for him to score again, and if johnson gets forward more who knows!
pompeyrug
01/06/2008 23:23:00
0
well jamo's season is now done - he can have a well deserved rest now.
pompeyrug
01/06/2008 23:30:00
Page 1/3
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3

Login to post a comment

Recent Portsmouth Articles

Should winger get a new deal?

Pompey's Kyle Bennett is one of those out of contract at the end of the season. The former Doncaster winger wants a new deal, should he get one?

On this day in history...29th March

A look back at this day in history, and what was happening with Pompey courtesy of our sister site PompeyRama, 29th March.

Pompey 'eyeing up' Prolific striker

In an otherwise struggling Crawley side former Aston Villa youngster Collins has 20 goals, having scored regularly with Swindon, Shrewsbury & Northampton before that.

Foreign Owners - An Outsiders View - Competition

Sportswriter Bob Holmes has taken a look at the rise of foreign ownership in the English game and as well as acknowledging the often aired thoughts of the fans, he's also...

Archived Vital Pompey Articles

Vital Pompey articles from

Site Journalists

pompeyrug
Editor email
Profile
eastneydave
Editor email
Profile
paultsmouth
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Newport MotM
Suggested By:
Forde27%
Evans0%
Davies0%
Clarke1%
Stevens0%
Rose10%
Doyle1%
Baker3%
Naismith46%
Bennett6%
Doyle1%
Sub-Chaplin1%
Sub-Lowe1%
Sub-Whatmough3%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Doncaster 39 23 9 7 78 30
2 Plymouth 39 23 6 10 75 19
3 Portsmouth 39 20 8 11 68 26
4 Stevenage 39 19 5 15 62 12
5 Blackpool 39 15 15 9 60 21
6 Luton 39 15 15 9 60 19
7 Exeter 39 17 8 14 59 16
8 Carlisle 39 15 14 10 59 -2
9 Mansfield 39 15 13 11 58 5
10 Colchester 39 16 9 14 57 4
11 Wycombe 39 15 10 14 55 0
12 Cambridge 39 15 9 15 54 4
13 Accrington 39 13 13 13 52 1
14 Grimsby 39 14 10 15 52 -2
15 Barnet 39 12 15 12 51 -3
16 Crewe 39 12 12 15 48 -9
17 Crawley 39 13 9 17 48 -13
18 Yeovil 39 10 16 13 46 -9
19 Morecambe 39 13 7 19 46 -15
20 Notts County 39 13 7 19 46 -22
21 Hartlepool 39 10 11 18 41 -16
22 Cheltenham 39 9 12 18 39 -16
23 Newport 39 7 12 20 33 -21
24 Leyton Orient 39 9 5 25 32 -29
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Portsmouth Results (view all)

Portsmouth Fixtures (view all)

Apr 1 2017 3:00PM : Hartlepool United (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Apr 8 2017 3:00PM : Yeovil Town (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Apr 14 2017 2:30PM : Plymouth Argyle (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Apr 17 2017 3:00PM : Notts County (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Apr 22 2017 3:00PM : Cambridge United (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Apr 29 2017 3:00PM : Mansfield Town (a)
Sky Bet League Two

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.pompeyrug88
2.PompeyFrippy57
3.storagematt39
4.Copnor4330
5.stubbsy00725
6.FrattonBlue22
7.eastneydave22
8.Jimsmithswig18
9.pompeyweller17
10.Dorking Pompey16
Vital Football Comment