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On this day in history...20th April



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

Sun 20 Apr 2008
PL Manchester City A 1-3
Utaka
Att:40,205
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Sat 20 Apr 1996
Div 1 Barnsley H 0-0
Att:8,744
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Mon 20 Apr 1992
Div 2 Bristol City H 1-0
Wigley
Att:17,151
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Sat 20 Apr 1991
Div 2 Leicester City A 1-2
Wigley
Att:10,509
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Mon 20 Apr 1987
Div 2 Plymouth Argyle H 0-1
Att:17,171
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Sat 20 Apr 1985
Div 2 Crystal Palace A 1-2
Webb
Att:10,215
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Tue 20 Apr 1976
Div 2 Bristol City A 0-1
Att:27,300
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Sat 20 Apr 1974
Div 2 Bristol City A 2-0
Davies, Stewart
Att:11,143
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Fri 20 Apr 1973
Div 2 Leyton Orient H 1-0
Foggo
Att:8,954
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Sat 20 Apr 1968
Div 2 Blackburn Rovers H 2-1
Jennings, 1og
Att:19,943
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Tue 20 Apr 1965
Div 2 Norwich City A 1-3
Edwards
Att:12,224
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Sat 20 Apr 1963
Div 2 Leeds Utd H 3-0
Barton, Gordon, McCann
Att:7,773
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Fri 20 Apr 1962
Div 3 Watford A 0-0
Att:12,657
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Sat 20 Apr 1957
Div 1 Wolves H 1-0
Newman
Att:31,111
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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...

20/4/1971: Nicos Kyzeridis
20/4/1967: Alan McLoughlin
20/4/1958: Laurie Milligan
20/4/1928: Norman Uprichard

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Writer: pompeyrug/PompeyRama Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday April 20 2011

Time: 8:00AM

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Masn *****y, Bristol City quite a few, Barnsley Orient. What is it withBristol City today
MickTait
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20/04/2011 09:10:00

Blackburn in 68, Orient, Plymouth and no Bristol Cities (I think).
eastneydave
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20/04/2011 13:43:00

Robbins and City games only, apart from the last 10 years I tended to be abroad having seen Pompey mostly give up on their season by this time.
Russellm
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20/04/2011 18:01:00

The 3 home games from 1987 to 1996. Nothing to memorable there. Though the home defeat to Plymouth in 1987 was a shock, thankfully it didn't derail our promotion.
storagematt
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20/04/2011 18:17:00

 

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