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4,400 Pompey Fans at Fulham!

4,400 Pompey Fans at Fulham!


I posted an article earlier on in the week saying that three thousand Pompey fans would be attending the Fulham game. Well I was wrong as 4,400 Pompey fans made the trip to the west of London.

Basically what happened is when the allocated Pompey tickets where all sold (3,000) Pompey fans started buying tickets for the neutral area situated next to the away end. (Is it called the shed end?) This stand has a capacity of 5,000 and saw 4,400 Pompey fans with only 600 neutrals or Fulham fans.

The Pompey following was as strong as ever as Pompey took all three points. We went through the juke box rolling back the years to such songs as “Shalala lalalala, Shalala lalalala we sent the Sc*mmers down.” Just to give you an idea of how pleased the fans where the majority (75%) sung “there’s only one Harry Redkanpp,” which I thought was brilliant to see, as he showed at the end how much it meant to him.

Unfortunately there where a few boos but a win against Blackburn and Borough will surely see one of the greatest away game atmospheres ever seen at Charlton. Amazingly there are still tickets available for this game but as soon as that phone line opens Monday morning they will go in a matter of seconds.

Play up Pompey


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Date:Sunday April 2 2006
Time: 4:45PM

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It was a fabulous atmosphere there yesterday and I’m sure this will be carried forward to FP next Saturday. Pleased to hear the HR songs but disappointed with the boos. If you don’t agree with or like him, no issues, your prerogative. I have the same issue when we boo our own players, but then that is my prerogative. As for the Sha la la song, that “is so last season” and sounds a little daft. Bring on Blackburn, four on the bounce, 2-1 home win.
Blue Harley
02/04/2006 17:56:00
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agree how about shalala lalala lets send the bagies down. That is brill! lol
lmatthews
02/04/2006 18:12:00
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I thougt we did sing it but with the scummers replaced with baggies, but i was a little drunk!
danonash
02/04/2006 18:48:00
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lol yer we did but baggies is more updated. What you recon?
lmatthews
02/04/2006 18:57:00
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If i'm honest, i prefer not to mention it, i'm to much of a sceptic, and think it brings bad luck. I was at the WBA game last year, I have some pretty good memories of singing it that day!
danonash
02/04/2006 19:34:00
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i hope brum drop first, can't stand bruce
paultsmouth
02/04/2006 20:13:00
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I hope Harry stays long term... What ever happens..... Bring back the Harry songs to fratton park.
PompeyMutly
02/04/2006 21:42:00
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One more point to make is not only have we made up the points but the goal difference to. A 2-0 win at blackburn and west brom to lose 3-0 would turn the goal difference right around.
PompeyMutly
02/04/2006 21:46:00
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yer good point goal differnece could be crucial! Hello pompeymutly welcome to vital football feel free to post on the topics in the forum.
lmatthews
02/04/2006 21:59:00
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Great Atmosphere yesterday, sounds like the good old days may be returning. Pleased about the cheers for Harry lets carry this back to Fratton Park on Saturday against Blackburn
nelson
02/04/2006 22:56:00
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