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On this day in history...2nd April



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

Tue 2 Apr 1996
Div 1 Birmingham City A 0-2
Att:14,886
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Sat 2 Apr 1994
Div 1 Millwall H 2-2
Powell, Creaney p
Att:11,591
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Tue 2 Apr 1991
Div 2 Ipswich Town A 2-2 Kuhl 2 (1p)
Att:11,314
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Sat 2 Apr 1988
Div 1 Tottenham Hotspur A 1-0
Horne
Att:18,616
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Tue 2 Apr 1985
Div 2 Notts County A 3-1
Blake, Webb 2
Att:5,631
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Sat 2 Apr 1983
Div 2 Reading H 2-2
Dillon 2 (2p)
Att:15,327
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Sat 2 Apr 1977
Div 3 Port Vale A 0-1
Att:2,984
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Wed 2 Apr 1975
Div 2 Cardiff City A 0-1
Att:9,892
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Sat 2 Apr 1966
Div 2 Bristol City A 0-1
Att:11,689
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Tue 2 Apr 1963
Div 2 Bury A 0-2
Att:7,616
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Sat 2 Apr 1960
Div 2 Scunthorpe Utd A 0-1
Att:8,675
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Mon 2 Apr 1956
Div 1 Cardiff City A 3-2
Harris, Henderson, Barnard
Att:30,000
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Sat 2 Apr 1955
Div 1 Manchester City H 1-0
Harris
Att:24,286
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Sat 2 Apr 1949
Div 1 Liverpool H 3-2
Harris, Phillips, Clarke
Att:34,500
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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...

2/4/1972: Eyal Berkovic
2/4/1968: Thomas Thogersen
2/4/1966: Teddy Sheringham

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Writer: pompeyrug/PompeyRama Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday April 2 2010

Time: 8:00AM

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none on this day for me, altho the legendary sir teddy of sheringham celebrates his birthday along with another 'legendary', or sorts - in my mind anyway - player tommy thorgersen! when the guy signed i was horrified that he was a 'so called' international and had played 'european cup' football as he was bloody awful! altho he grew on me and became a real favourite of mine - i remember him going on a run of scoring in something like 3 or 4 games running...i was sad to see him leave in the end, he left for walsall didnt he, like vlachos.
pompeyrug
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01/04/2010 23:13:00

None of the above for me. Think you are right Rug, he did, I mentioned Thorgersen in one of these last week I thought he was all right. He took a few games to settle, got god then left. I thought Martin kuhl was reasonable; can't remember what happened to him.
russellm
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02/04/2010 09:01:00

is that why he came good russ, he 'got god' - maybe i need to find some faith :-)
altho i think saying he 'took a few games to settle' is an understatement, altho it depends on what you define a 'few games' as...like i say tho i liked tommy in the end and was sad to see him go! it is frightening to think how long ago this was, well not really that long but the time has flown by, and that IS frightening!
pompeyrug
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02/04/2010 09:34:00

Just one for me Reading at home in 83 when Kevin Dillon ended our penalty problem.

Martin Kuhl went to Derby and then Bristol City.
eastneydave
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02/04/2010 10:54:00

Liverpool 1949, Pompey played as quoted the ultimate team of the Championship years. Yes I was there, just!!
007
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02/04/2010 11:44:00

3 for me, the home draws with Reading in '83 & Millwall in '94 & the away midweek draw with Ipswich in '91. All games where we drew & we scored a pen in each game.
storagematt
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02/04/2010 19:51:00

 

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