UK time is: 02:36:19
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

On this day in history...1st April



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

Sat 1 Apr 2006
PL Fulham A 3-1
O'Neil 2, LuaLua
Att:22,322
Click here for match details

Mon 1 Apr 2002
Div 1 Burnley H 1-1
Todorov
Att:18,020
Click here for match details

Sat 1 Apr 2000
Div 1 Port Vale A 0-2
Att:5,426
Click here for match details

Sat 1 Apr 1995
Div 1 Tranmere Rovers A 2-4
Preki, 1og
Att:8,722
Click here for match details

Sat 1 Apr 1989
Div 2 Hull City A 1-1
Quinn
Att:5,325
Click here for match details

Fri 1 Apr 1983
Div 2 Brentford A 1-1
Morgan
Att:12,592
Click here for match details

Tue 1 Apr 1980
Div 4 Port Vale A 3-2
Perrin, Laidlaw, 1og
Att:3,614
Click here for match details

Sat 1 Apr 1978
Div 3 Bradford City A 0-1
Att:4,462
Click here for match details

Sat 1 Apr 1972
Div 2 Swindon Town H 1-2
Ley
Att:12,157
Click here for match details

Wed 1 Apr 1970
Div 2 Watford H 3-1
Storrie 2, McCann
Att:10,900
Click here for match details

Sat 1 Apr 1967
Div 2 Blackburn Rovers H 1-1
Pointer
Att:13,788
Click here for match details

Sat 1 Apr 1961
Div 2 Brighton H 4-0
Saunders 2, Gordon, Brown
Att:20,993
Click here for match details

Sat 1 Apr 1950
Div 1 Stoke City A 1-0
Harris
Att:27,000
Click here for match details

Sat 1 Apr 1939
Div 1 Birmingham City H 2-0
Anderson, McAlinden
Att:21,918
Click here for match details

Another feature, again courtesy of our sister site PompeyRama, sees us look at those Pompey personalities - past or present - who have a birthday on this day...

1/4/1964: Ian Baird

PLAY UP POMPEY!


Bookmark and Share


Join the Vital Pompey Debate

Trust




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

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

The Journalist

Writer: pompeyrug/PompeyRama Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday April 1 2010

Time: 8:00AM

Your Comments

All Fool's Day and no home game between 1972 and 2002. Me I was at three between 67 and 72.
eastneydave
nothing on this day again for me!
pompeyrug
I went to the Burnely game; magnificent atmosphere and we were on our way! The Fulham game was great and I got home to watch the usual vindictive, spitefull Chris Coleman post match interview about how his team were the better side and played the better football. Strangely I don't think he's worked since he left "the cottagers"; and they mostly are.
russellm
Yes, just the Burnley game for me. Remember listening to the Fulham match on the radio & sreaming as we continued our great escape.
storagematt
russ, coleman went to work in spain for a while but is now the manager of coventry.
pompeyrug
Rug - Coleman had a few months at Real Sociedad too after a recommendation from John Toshack - welshman who had also managed the Spanish club.
eastneydave
thats the one, i could not think off the top of my head what the spanish side was...
pompeyrug
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Articles

Does AA deserve the job? (Wednesday April 23 2014)

On this day in history...23rd April (Wednesday April 23 2014)

Toast 7#37 - six of the best (Tuesday April 22 2014)

On this day in history...22nd April (Tuesday April 22 2014)

Stats: Northampton v Pompey (Monday April 21 2014)

Stats: Pompey v Bristol Rovers (Sunday April 20 2014)

4 in a row almost seals safety! (Saturday April 19 2014)

Archived Articles

List All Vital Pompey Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. PFCblue 117
2. storagematt 115
3. pompeyrug 103
4. mslorna48 94
5. Emsworthianblue 52
6. eastneydave 41
7. Pompeytim 40
8. Lemmi 28
9. PompeyJake 19
10. Jimsmithswig 19

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
10. Bury 44 13 18 13 8 57
11. Dag & Red 44 14 15 15 -4 57
12. Mansfield 44 14 15 15 -8 57
13. Portsmouth 44 14 15 15 -10 57
14. Wimbledon 44 14 14 16 -4 56
15. Newport 44 13 16 15 -3 55
16. Cheltenham 44 13 16 15 -7 55

Breaking League News

Smith Out For The Season
Bristol Rovers : 23/04/2014 18:21:00
Walton Appeal Rejected
Hartlepool : 23/04/2014 17:50:00
Moore Keen To Commit
Wimbledon : 23/04/2014 14:34:00
Bentley Gutted By Defeat
Morecambe : 23/04/2014 14:27:00
Does AA deserve the job?
Portsmouth : 23/04/2014 12:58:00
Jordan Back And Feeling Good
Fleetwood : 23/04/2014 11:59:00
Ref For Argyle v Hartlepool
Plymouth : 23/04/2014 09:50:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Assuming AA get the job, what should he do?
Suggested By:  
Stick with his current coaching set-up 9%
Bring in a vastly experienced assistant 26%
AA will know best... 65%