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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

Your Comments

Masn *****y, Bristol City quite a few, Barnsley Orient. What is it withBristol City today
MickTait
Blackburn in 68, Orient, Plymouth and no Bristol Cities (I think).
eastneydave
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
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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