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On this day in history...8th May

On this day in history...8th May



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

Sat 8 May 2004
PL Leicester City A 1-3
Quashie
Att:31,536
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Sun 8 May 1994
Div 1 West Bromwich Albion H 0-1
Att:17,629
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Sat 8 May 1993
Div 1 Grimsby Town H 2-1
Daniel, Whittingham
Att:24,955
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Sat 8 May 1982
Div 3 Millwall A 0-1
Att:4,969
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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...

8/5/1927: Ronald Bennett
8/5/1915: John Anderson

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Writer:pompeyrug/PompeyRama
Date:Sunday May 8 2011
Time: 9:00AM

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On this day in history rumours of a take over were floating around.
russellm
08/05/2011 09:12:00
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The last 3 games. Most painful was the win over Grimsby in 1992. Another goal & we would have been promoted. As it was Grimsby came down & played like their lives depended on it. West Ham were second & we blew up to Leicester in the play offs.
storagematt
08/05/2011 09:19:00
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Just Grimsby and Matt is right it was a tough game!
eastneydave
08/05/2011 09:29:00
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