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On this day in history...8th January



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

Sat 8 Jan 2005
FA3 Gillingham H 1-0
Yakubu
Att: 14,252
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Sat 8 Jan 1994
FA3 Blackburn Rovers A 3-3
McLoughlin 3
Att: 17,219
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Sat 8 Jan 1977
FA3 Birmingham City A 0-1
Att: 31,598
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Sat 8 Jan 1972 Div 2 Birmingham City A 3-6
McCann, Ley, Hiron
Att:22,410
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Sat 8 Jan 1966
Div 2 Manchester City H 2-2
Edwards, Barton
Att:17,352
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Sat 8 Jan 1955
FA3 Bristol Rovers A 1-2
Gordon
Att: 35,921
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Sat 8 Jan 1949
FA3 Stockport County H 7-0
Harris 3, Phillips 2, Clarke 2
Att: 33,590
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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...

8/1/1982: John Utaka
8/1/1948: Norman Piper

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Writer: pompeyrug/PompeyRama Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday January 8 2011

Time: 8:00AM

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Only one for me - Man City right back in 1966! Happy birthday to Uts and Norman P!!
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08/01/2011 11:47:00

None for me. Though listened to the great 3-3 with Blackburn on the radio. Alan Mc with a great hatrick. Then Shearer & co beat us in the replay. They were a top prem team then. Shearer rightly so got a lot of stick, even if he ended up having the last laugh.
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