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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

Your Comments

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
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
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!!!
storagematt
 

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