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On this day in history...26th December

On this day in history...26th December



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

Sat 26 Dec 2009 PL
West Ham Utd A 0-2
Att:33,686
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Fri 26 Dec 2008 PL
West Ham Utd H 1-4
Belhadj
Att:20,102
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Wed 26 Dec 2007
PL Arsenal H 0-0
Att:20,556
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Tue 26 Dec 2006
PL West Ham Utd A 2-1
Primus 2
Att:34,913
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Mon 26 Dec 2005
PL West Ham Utd H 1-1
O'Neil
Att:20,168
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Sun 26 Dec 2004
PL Crystal Palace A 1-0
Primus
Att:25,238
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Fri 26 Dec 2003
PL Tottenham Hotspur H 2-0
Berger 2
Att:20,078
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Thu 26 Dec 2002
Div 1 Crystal Palace H 1-1
Merson
Att:19,217
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Wed 26 Dec 2001
Div 1 Gillingham A 0-2
Att:10,477
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Tue 26 Dec 2000
Div 1 Wimbledon A 1-1
Claridge
Att:9,245
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Sun 26 Dec 1999
Div 1 Swindon Town A 1-1
Claridge
Att:10,279
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Sat 26 Dec 1998
Div 1 Ipswich Town A 0-3
Att:21,805
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Fri 26 Dec 1997
Div 1 Queens Park Rangers H 3-1
Pethick, McLoughlin p, Hall
Att:12,314
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Thu 26 Dec 1996
Div 1 Swindon Town H 0-1
Att:10,605
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Tue 26 Dec 1995
Div 1 Charlton Athletic A 1-2
Hall
Att:11,686
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Mon 26 Dec 1994
Div 1 Watford A 0-2
Att:9,953
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Sat 26 Dec 1992
Div 1 Bristol Rovers H 4-1
Whittingham 4
Att:14,288
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Thu 26 Dec 1991
Div 2 Bristol Rovers H 2-0
1og, Burns
Att:10,710
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Wed 26 Dec 1990
Div 2 Bristol City A 1-4
Clarke
Att:11,892
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Tue 26 Dec 1989
Div 2 Brighton A 0-0
Att:10,800
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Mon 26 Dec 1988
Div 2 Watford A 0-1
Att:15,224
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Sat 26 Dec 1987
Div 1 Charlton Athletic A 1-2
Quinn
Att:6,686
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Fri 26 Dec 1986
Div 2 Plymouth Argyle A 3-2
Quinn, Dillon, Hilaire
Att:21,249
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Thu 26 Dec 1985
Div 2 Brighton H 1-2
O'Callaghan
Att:15,265
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Wed 26 Dec 1984
Div 2 Brighton A 1-1
Hilaire
Att:14,854
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Mon 26 Dec 1983
Div 2 Charlton Athletic H 4-0
Hateley, Biley p, Morgan, Webb
Att:15,331
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Sat 26 Dec 1981
Div 3 Bristol Rovers H 0-0
Att:11,395
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Fri 26 Dec 1980
Div 3 Reading H 0-0
Att:17,412
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Wed 26 Dec 1979
Div 4 Hereford Utd A 0-0
Att:4,514
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Tue 26 Dec 1978
Div 4 Wimbledon A 4-2
Barnard, Davey, Wilson, Hemmerman
Att:7,862
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Mon 26 Dec 1977
Div 3 Gillingham A 0-0
Att:9,811
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Fri 26 Dec 1975
Div 2 Charlton Athletic A 3-1
Piper, Graham, Roberts
Att:10,736
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Thu 26 Dec 1974
Div 2 Southampton H 1-2
Piper
Att:19,534
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Wed 26 Dec 1973
Div 2 Millwall A 1-1
Davies
Att:9,797
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Tue 26 Dec 1972
Div 2 Swindon Town H 1-1
Lewis
Att:7,941
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Tue 26 Dec 1967
Div 2 Crystal Palace A 2-2
McCann, Travers
Att:23,122
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Mon 26 Dec 1966
Div 2 Plymouth Argyle H 2-1
Lewis, Portwood
Att:21,116
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Sat 26 Dec 1964
Div 2 Crystal Palace A 2-4
McClelland, McCann
Att:18,758
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Wed 26 Dec 1962
Div 2 Preston NE A 2-4
Saunders 2
Att:8,742
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Tue 26 Dec 1961
Div 3 Northampton Town H 4-1
Saunders 2, Gordon, Barton
Att:17,396
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Mon 26 Dec 1960
Div 2 Swansea Town A 0-4
Att:10,000
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Sat 26 Dec 1959
Div 2 Leyton Orient A 2-1
Howells, Saunders
Att:14,912
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Fri 26 Dec 1958
Div 1 Wolves H 3-5
Dickinson, Newman, Saunders
Att:28,022
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Thu 26 Dec 1957
Div 1 Chelsea H 3-0
Gordon, Barnard, 1og
Att:32,236
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Mon 26 Dec 1955
Div 1 Aston Villa A 3-1
Harris, Rees, Barnard
Att:24,000
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Sat 26 Dec 1953
Div 1 Tottenham Hotspur H 1-1
Vaughan
Att:36,777
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Sat 26 Dec 1952
Div 1 Derby County A 0-3
Att:30,243
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Wed 26 Dec 1951
Div 1 Arsenal H 1-1
Gaillard
Att:41,305
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Tue 26 Dec 1950
Div 1 Chelsea A 4-1
D Reid 3, Harris
Att:41,909
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Mon 26 Dec 1949
Div 1 Charlton Athletic A 2-1
Froggatt, Phillips
Att:38,000
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Thu 26 Dec 1946
Div 1 Arsenal H 0-2
Att:31,732
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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...

26/12/1985 James Keene
26/12/1979: Aleksandar Rodic
26/12/1919: Billy Hindmarsh

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Writer:pompeyrug/PompeyRama
Date:Sunday December 26 2010
Time: 8:54AM

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Comments

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It'll be weird not playing West Ham on Boxing Day again this year, although that could be fixed this time next year.
PompeyFrippy
26/12/2010 09:25:00
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Twelve games for me there (I think). Memories of 83 when Charlton debutant keeper Tony Lange had an absolute nightmare - the Fratton End struck up 'thank you very much for the three points Tony!'
eastneydave
26/12/2010 11:55:00
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Far too many for me, but the Plymouth away game sticks in 1986. Lunch time ko, very early coach from FP. Great 3-2 win.
storagematt
26/12/2010 13:46:00
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none for me, and all the time there is no public transport on a boxing day - or i stay in devon, for christmas or otherwise - this will not change!
NEVER done a pompey game on boxing day :-(
pompeyrug
26/12/2010 17:38:00
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One of those games was 2 days after Mrs L was born, I bought her the programme as a souvenir. I not saying which game though
Lemmi
26/12/2010 23:04:00
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