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On this day in history...6th May



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

Sun 6 May 2001
Div 1 Barnsley H 3-0
Bradbury, O'Neil, Harper
Att:13,064
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Sat 6 May 1989
Div 2 Barnsley A 0-1
Att:5,718
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Mon 6 May 1985
Div 2 Carlisle Utd H 3-1
Hilaire 2, Dillon p
Att:12,404
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Sat 6 May 1967
Div 2 Huddersfield A 1-1
Pointer
Att:7,149
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Sat 6 May 1950
Div 1 Aston Villa H 5-1
Reid 3, Thompson 2
Att:42,295
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Sat 6 May 1939
Div 1 Blackpool A 1-2
Barlow
Att:15,947
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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...

6/5/1934: Ron Rafferty

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Writer: pompeyrug/PompeyRama Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday May 6 2010

Time: 8:00AM

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The 2 home games in 1985 & 2001. The Barnsley win guaranteed our safety after another relegation battle to stay in Div 1.
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06/05/2010 11:35:00

As we get into May the number of games reduces as most seasons in years gone past finished in April to allow players to go off and play cricket!! Just one game 1985 for me Carlisle - memories? None.
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