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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
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Mon 1 Apr 2002
Div 1 Burnley H 1-1
Todorov
Att:18,020
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Sat 1 Apr 2000
Div 1 Port Vale A 0-2
Att:5,426
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Sat 1 Apr 1995
Div 1 Tranmere Rovers A 2-4
Preki, 1og
Att:8,722
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Sat 1 Apr 1989
Div 2 Hull City A 1-1
Quinn
Att:5,325
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Fri 1 Apr 1983
Div 2 Brentford A 1-1
Morgan
Att:12,592
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Tue 1 Apr 1980
Div 4 Port Vale A 3-2
Perrin, Laidlaw, 1og
Att:3,614
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Sat 1 Apr 1978
Div 3 Bradford City A 0-1
Att:4,462
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Sat 1 Apr 1972
Div 2 Swindon Town H 1-2
Ley
Att:12,157
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Wed 1 Apr 1970
Div 2 Watford H 3-1
Storrie 2, McCann
Att:10,900
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Sat 1 Apr 1967
Div 2 Blackburn Rovers H 1-1
Pointer
Att:13,788
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Sat 1 Apr 1961
Div 2 Brighton H 4-0
Saunders 2, Gordon, Brown
Att:20,993
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Sat 1 Apr 1950
Div 1 Stoke City A 1-0
Harris
Att:27,000
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Sat 1 Apr 1939
Div 1 Birmingham City H 2-0
Anderson, McAlinden
Att:21,918
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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

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Writer: pompeyrug/PompeyRama Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday April 1 2010

Time: 8:00AM

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All Fool's Day and no home game between 1972 and 2002. Me I was at three between 67 and 72.
eastneydave
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31/03/2010 20:30:00

nothing on this day again for me!
pompeyrug
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01/04/2010 09:10:00

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
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01/04/2010 10:08:00

Yes, just the Burnley game for me. Remember listening to the Fulham match on the radio & sreaming as we continued our great escape.
storagematt
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01/04/2010 11:21:00

russ, coleman went to work in spain for a while but is now the manager of coventry.
pompeyrug
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01/04/2010 11:30:00

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
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01/04/2010 13:43:00

thats the one, i could not think off the top of my head what the spanish side was...
pompeyrug
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02/04/2010 09:39:00

 

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