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On this day in history...8th February

On this day in history...8th February



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

Sat 8 Feb 2003
Div 1 Derby County H 6-2
Merson, Yakubu 2, Taylor, Todorov 2
Att:19,503
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Sat 8 Feb 1997
Div 1 Birmingham City A 3-0
Svensson, Bradbury, McLoughlin p
Att:15,897
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Sat 8 Feb 1992
Div 2 Ipswich Town A 2-5
Anderton, Powell
Att:13,494
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Fri 8 Feb 1991
Div 2 Blackburn Rovers A 1-1
Clarke
Att:7,348
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Sat 8 Feb 1975
Div 2 Bristol City A 1-3
Hiron
Att:13,802
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Sat 8 Feb 1969
Div 2 Hull City H 1-0
Hiron
Att:13,960
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Sat 8 Feb 1964
Div 2 Southampton A 3-2
McClelland, Saunders, McCann
Att:26,171
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Sat 8 Feb 1958
Div 1 Bolton H 2-2
Dickinson, Harris
Att:21,500
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Mon 8 Feb 1954
FA4R2 Scunthorpe Utd A 4-0
Froggatt 2, Harris, Henderson
Att: 24,540
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Sat 8 Feb 1947
Div 1 Sunderland A 0-0
Att:20,500
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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...

8/2/1938: Terry Foley

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Writer:pompeyrug/PompeyRama
Date:Tuesday February 8 2011
Time: 8:00AM

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Hull at home and Bristol City away for me. Ray Hiron scoing both goals. Didn't make the Dell in 1964 (only 12) but I think that was the day the visiting Pompey fans demolished the gates and just walked in without paying!! Great win too!
eastneydave
08/02/2011 09:17:00
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Just the 2 for me. The away game at Ipswich in 1992, seems like yeasterday, let alone nearly 20 years ago. Both sides going well & we got spanked 5-2. The all conquering side of 2003 stuffing Derby 6-2 in 2003, some great names of our recent history scoring that day, happy days. 2 matches & 15 goals!!!
storagematt
08/02/2011 11:25:00
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