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On this day in history...24th April



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

Sun 24 Apr 2005
PL Southampton H 4-1
Yakubu p, De Zeeuw, LuaLua 2
Att:20,210
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Mon 24 Apr 2000
Div 1 Manchester City H 2-2
Bradbury 2 (1p)
Att:19,015
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Sat 24 Apr 1999
Div 1 Stockport County H 3-1
Claridge, Simpson, Durnin
Att:11,212
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Sat 24 Apr 1993
Div 1 Wolves H 2-0
Daniel, Walsh
Att:23,073
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Tue 24 Apr 1990
Div 2 Oldham Athletic H 2-1
Wigley, Chamberlain
Att:9,601
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Tue 24 Apr 1984
Div 2 Chelsea H 2-2
Biley, Dillon
Att:18,660
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Sat 24 Apr 1982
Div 3 Huddersfield A 1-0
Rafferty
Att:5,658
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Tue 24 Apr 1979
Div 4 Doncaster Rovers H 4-0
Garwood 3 (1p), Lathan
Att:5,869
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Sat 24 Apr 1976
Div 2 Sunderland A 0-2
Att:40,515
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Mon 24 Apr 1972
Div 2 Blackpool A 2-1
Piper, Hand
Att:10,507
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Sat 24 Apr 1971
Div 2 Birmingham City A 1-1
Hiron
Att:19,440
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Sat 24 Apr 1965
Div 2 Northampton Town A 1-1
Wilson
Att:20,660
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Sat 24 Apr 1954
Div 1 West Bromwich Albion H 3-0
Harris 2, Reid
Att:28,004
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Sat 24 Apr 1948
Div 1 Everton A 2-0
Harris, Juliussen
Att:30,000
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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...

24/4/1976 Steve Finnan

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Writer: pompeyrug/PompeyRama Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday April 24 2010

Time: 8:00AM

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Only one defeat since the war and those four goals, who will ever forget those four goals? Yes of course 1979 and the evening thrashing of Donnie Rovers and a Colin Garwod hat-trick, Wonderful stuff and nearly 6,000 there too!!
eastneydave
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24/04/2010 09:51:00

5 years since that wonderful day that ensured our superiority against that lot down the road. What a day, just to see floppychops face sink.
PompeyFrippy
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24/04/2010 15:57:00

6 homes games for me starting in 1984 against top of the table Chelsea. (not much has changed). However only one game really matters, the slaughter of the scum. 4-1 & it should have been much more. So happy we sent the scum down. An iconic day to be there!!!
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