Vital Football

Well Done Villa!

Well Done Villa!

Pompey fans today where cheering on Villa for a second time in a week. Villa came away 3-1 winners which also leaves Pompey three points clear of the relegation zone.

Milan Baros scored two and a Gary Cahill spectacular saw Villa all but safe. Pompey have a chance on Monday to go six points clear when we travel to Charlton.

A word of warning though to all you fans that are getting carried away, don’t! If we where to loose to Charlton and Birmingham beat Blackburn at home Pompey will be back in the relegation zone.

Birmingham then have to go to; Everton away (nothing to play for), Newcastle home (nothing to play for), Bolton away (probably nothing to play for?) They are all winner able games which could see Birmingham get to 38 points and that’s presuming they loose at least one, so it isn’t over yet.

The importance of this result is huge for a number of reasons; Birmingham have a goal difference only two better than Pompey, they must loose confidence with it being an arch rival and that is the end of their mini run.


Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:
Date:Sunday April 16 2006
Time: 2:13PM

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Tyson Fury Will Be Back!

Comments

0
so am i being a grumpy man or should i be getting excited?
lmatthews
16/04/2006 14:23:00
0
so am i being a grumpy man or should i be getting excited?
lmatthews
16/04/2006 14:23:00
0
jasper carrot is not a happy man
paultsmouth
16/04/2006 14:49:00
0
jasper carrot is not a happy man
paultsmouth
16/04/2006 14:49:00
0
Thanks to us Pompey are now on the verge of another great escape. No need to than us.
villabug
16/04/2006 15:00:00
0
Thanks to us Pompey are now on the verge of another great escape. No need to than us.
villabug
16/04/2006 15:00:00
0
The claret and blue Easter bunny has been very good this year to Pompey. Just repay us by traveling to The Valley and picking up three points, a result that would leave our dear friends and neighbours across the city here, in a rather precarious position.
glensider
16/04/2006 15:43:00
0
The claret and blue Easter bunny has been very good this year to Pompey. Just repay us by traveling to The Valley and picking up three points, a result that would leave our dear friends and neighbours across the city here, in a rather precarious position.
glensider
16/04/2006 15:43:00
0
You should survive due to the fact Blues can't score. I can't see them rallying now after this demoralising defeat. Pompey are at least in the driving seat, you've now got the season in your hands. What is it with Harry Houdini?!?! I can't see Blues beating Blackburn and although you say that Newcastle/Bolton have nothing to play for, they will still play for pride plus each league placing higher they finish brings in more 'prize' money. You beat Charlton tomorrow, Blues will lose on Tuesday and all will be smiles on the South Coast!
The Fear
16/04/2006 17:39:00
0
You should survive due to the fact Blues can't score. I can't see them rallying now after this demoralising defeat. Pompey are at least in the driving seat, you've now got the season in your hands. What is it with Harry Houdini?!?! I can't see Blues beating Blackburn and although you say that Newcastle/Bolton have nothing to play for, they will still play for pride plus each league placing higher they finish brings in more 'prize' money. You beat Charlton tomorrow, Blues will lose on Tuesday and all will be smiles on the South Coast!
The Fear
16/04/2006 17:39:00
Page 1/2
  1. 1
  2. 2

Login to post a comment

Recent Portsmouth Articles

Away day Blues

We can be brilliant one game and then woeful the next...usually after we've won (usually pretty well) at home but then we lose away, as we did at Blackpool.

Vital View - League 2, 27th September

A lead at was extended by Plymouth with Blackpool recording a surprising win, talking of which Wycombe's five-one win against Crewe was certainly a 'surprising' win.

Match highlights - Blackpool 3-1 Pompey

The mystery that is Pompey and our dodgy away form continued with another defeat suffered at Blackpool, who hadn't won at home since the first game of the season before this 3-1 win.

On this day in history...29th September

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

Archived Vital Pompey Articles

Vital Pompey articles from

Site Journalists

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

Current Poll (see more polls)

Blackpool MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Forde0%
Evans0%
Davies0%
Burgess0%
Stevens20%
Baker0%
Rose0%
Doyle0%
Naismith0%
Roberts20%
Chaplin40%
Sub - Bennett20%
Sub - Smith0%
Sub - Main0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Plymouth 10 7 1 2 22 6
2 Luton 10 5 2 3 17 8
3 Doncaster 10 5 2 3 17 7
4 Portsmouth 10 5 2 3 17 7
5 Notts County 10 5 2 3 17 3
6 Grimsby 10 5 1 4 16 3
7 Carlisle 10 3 7 0 16 3
8 Crewe 10 4 4 2 16 0
9 Morecambe 10 5 1 4 16 -2
10 Colchester 10 4 3 3 15 2
11 Accrington 10 4 3 3 15 1
12 Crawley 10 4 3 3 15 -1
13 Blackpool 10 3 4 3 13 4
14 Mansfield 10 3 4 3 13 -1
15 Hartlepool 10 2 6 2 12 -4
16 Leyton Orient 10 3 2 5 11 -2
17 Barnet 9 2 5 2 11 -2
18 Stevenage 10 3 2 5 11 -3
19 Wycombe 10 3 2 5 11 -3
20 Yeovil 10 3 1 6 10 -5
21 Cambridge 10 2 3 5 9 -6
22 Exeter 10 3 0 7 9 -7
23 Cheltenham 10 1 5 4 8 -3
24 Newport 9 1 3 5 6 -5
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Portsmouth Results (view all)

Portsmouth Fixtures (view all)

Oct 1 2016 3:00PM : Doncaster Rovers (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Oct 8 2016 3:00PM : Leyton Orient (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Oct 15 2016 3:00PM : Plymouth Argyle (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Oct 22 2016 3:00PM : Notts County (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Oct 29 2016 3:00PM : Cambridge United (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Nov 12 2016 3:00PM : Mansfield Town (H)
Sky Bet League Two

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.pompeyrug64
2.storagematt31
3.Copnor4328
4.PompeyFrippy28
5.FrattonBlue26
6.eastneydave21
7.mslorna4817
8.uspompeyfan15
9.pompeyweller14
10.stubbsy0077