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On this day in history...1st April



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

Sat 1 Apr 2006
PL Fulham A 3-1
O'Neil 2, LuaLua
Att:22,322
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Mon 1 Apr 2002
Div 1 Burnley H 1-1
Todorov
Att:18,020
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Sat 1 Apr 2000
Div 1 Port Vale A 0-2
Att:5,426
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Sat 1 Apr 1995
Div 1 Tranmere Rovers A 2-4
Preki, 1og
Att:8,722
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Sat 1 Apr 1989
Div 2 Hull City A 1-1
Quinn
Att:5,325
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Fri 1 Apr 1983
Div 2 Brentford A 1-1
Morgan
Att:12,592
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Tue 1 Apr 1980
Div 4 Port Vale A 3-2
Perrin, Laidlaw, 1og
Att:3,614
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Sat 1 Apr 1978
Div 3 Bradford City A 0-1
Att:4,462
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Sat 1 Apr 1972
Div 2 Swindon Town H 1-2
Ley
Att:12,157
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Wed 1 Apr 1970
Div 2 Watford H 3-1
Storrie 2, McCann
Att:10,900
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Sat 1 Apr 1967
Div 2 Blackburn Rovers H 1-1
Pointer
Att:13,788
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Sat 1 Apr 1961
Div 2 Brighton H 4-0
Saunders 2, Gordon, Brown
Att:20,993
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Sat 1 Apr 1950
Div 1 Stoke City A 1-0
Harris
Att:27,000
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Sat 1 Apr 1939
Div 1 Birmingham City H 2-0
Anderson, McAlinden
Att:21,918
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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...

1/4/1964: Ian Baird

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Writer: pompeyrug/PompeyRama Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday April 1 2011

Time: 8:00AM

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Umm just the one home game in 2002. HR in charge after the sacking of Rix. Toddy scores & sets the standard for the g;orious season to follow.
storagematt
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01/04/2011 08:59:00

Only Fulham and Burnley for me today
MickTait
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01/04/2011 11:08:00

Blackburn, Watford and Swindon for me back in the old days. If I remember right one of our long serving VP members first games was Blackburn in 67 but I can't remember who!!
eastneydave
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01/04/2011 13:46:00

Vale in 80, Tranmere away and the last two.
russellm
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01/04/2011 14:02:00

 

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