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On this day in history...16th April



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

Sat 16 Apr 2005
PL Birmingham City A 0-0
Att:28,883
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Mon 16 Apr 2001
Div 1 Birmingham City A 0-0
Att:23,304
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Sat 16 Apr 1994
Div 1 Middlesbrough A 2-0
Creaney, Powell
Att:10,041
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Tue 16 Apr 1991
Div 2 Brighton H 1-0
Murray
Att:12,271
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Mon 16 Apr 1990
Div 2 Brighton H 3-0
Whittingham, Hogg, Gilligan
Att:10,924
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Sat 16 Apr 1983
Div 2 Newport County A 3-0
Rafferty 2, Biley
Att:10,419
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Mon 16 Apr 1979
Div 4 Newport County A 2-1
Garwood p, Barnard
Att:5,421
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Sat 16 Apr 1977
Div 3 Rotherham Utd H 5-1
Denyer 2, Kemp 3
Att:10,588
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Tue 16 Apr 1968
Div 2 Aston Villa A 0-1
Att:16,746
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Sat 16 Apr 1966
Div 2 Rotherham Utd A 3-3
Gordon, Edwards, McCann
Att:8,184
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Tue 16 Apr 1963
Div 2 Norwich City A 3-5
Saunders 2, McCann
Att:19,131
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Sat 16 Apr 1960
Div 2 Sheffield Utd A 0-0
Att:13,642
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Wed 16 Apr 1958
Div 1 Manchester Utd H 3-3
Harris, Dougan, Govan
Att:39,975
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Sat 16 Apr 1955
Div 1 Chelsea H 0-0
Att:40,230
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Fri 16 Apr 1954
Div 1 Arsenal A 0-3
Att:44,948
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Sat 16 Apr 1949
Div 1 Wolves H 5-0
Reid 2, Phillips, Clarke 2
Att:44,000
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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...

16/4/1970: Arjan De Zeeuw

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Writer: pompeyrug/PompeyRama Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday April 16 2010

Time: 8:00AM

Your Comments

Just the 2 home games with Brighton in 1990 & 91. Easter games of course. Happy Birthday Mr De Zeeuw, awesome player.
storagematt
Brighton and a great trip to Boro. Flew up with some string& bag airline to what was teeside airport, Boro itself was a bit of a wasteland but the Nth Yorks and Durham area surrounding are really beautifull; well worth the trip.
russellm
Rotherham in 1977 I remember like yesterday - well it is only 33 years ago. Pompey had scored only one goal in four and manager Ian St John threw teenage midfielder Peter Denyer up front against the table topping Millers. The result goals galore and a thumping win. Didnt save Saint his job - sacked three weeks later.
eastneydave
 

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