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Reports Of a Robbery At The Valley!

Reports Of a Robbery At The Valley!


ALL GOOD THINGS COME TO AN END

Bloody Charlton, it seems the same every time we play them, go one up, play them off the park and then lose in the last ten minutes, Danny Murphy did the damage at Fratton earlier in the season and Darren Bent and Bryan Hughes did the damage this time.

Pompey were without Lua Lua once again, O’Brien was to replace Stefanovic but injured himself in the warm-up, so Pamarot stepped in, and Hughes replaced the presumably tired Mendes.

Pompey as is more common these days took the game to Charlton and D’Allesandro opened his account with a wonderful left-footed strike to put Pompey on the verge of Premiership safety, but as is so typical of football Charlton scored an undeserved equaliser and then transformed into world-beaters. Darren Bent hit another with time running out and Pompey found three points turn into none. Late headed efforts from Taylor and Karadas never hit the target and Pompey’s fine run was over.

Birmingham and West Brom will no doubt take heart from this defeat, although West Brom could only take a point from Bolton and both the midland outfits sit three points adrift, Birmingham to play Blackburn in their game in hand. Next up is hapless Sunderland at Fratton, defeat is not an option for Pompey now, and hopefully Lua will return along with the talismanic Mendes to snatch the points we need.

Play up Pompey (and Blackburn)

Paul


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Date:Tuesday April 18 2006
Time: 11:09AM

Comments

0
Threw away a good chance of safety , what went wrong ???
JACK_THE_LAD
18/04/2006 11:33:00
0
don't no mate just blew it
lmatthews
18/04/2006 11:36:00
0
Lack of defensive technique in my opinion.
FEn_100
18/04/2006 14:19:00
0
true but we defended well until the goal
lmatthews
18/04/2006 17:20:00
0
We defended adequately i thought, but then, your always gonna defend well until you let one in, aint yer. lol
FEn_100
18/04/2006 17:58:00
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lol true we should have put the game to bed though
lmatthews
18/04/2006 18:04:00
0
I agree.
FEn_100
18/04/2006 18:56:00
0
The cat got a right boot up the arse, out the front door and down the road for that loss.
nelson
18/04/2006 20:53:00
0
don't let benjani kick your cat he'll miss!
lmatthews
18/04/2006 21:02:00
0
Or eat it?
FEn_100
18/04/2006 21:03:00
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