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Benjani Scores Hat-trick !!

An 'experienced' Pompey played a Swindon team behind closed doors this afternnon

Pompey won 4-0 and Benjani bagged a hat-trick

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The Journalist

Writer: Chix Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday August 23 2011

Time: 4:04PM

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Really? That's interesting. Is this the one where we were giving a trial to a potentially new player?
PompeyFrippy
Really? That's interesting. Is this the one where we were giving a trial to a potentially new player?
PompeyFrippy
Haha nice one Benjani!! Will be good to hear what other players played for Pompey! :)
pompeyfcmad
Haha nice one Benjani!! Will be good to hear what other players played for Pompey! :)
pompeyfcmad
was WOS there?
paultsmouth
was WOS there?
paultsmouth
details are really sketchy guys.. I'm doing my best to find out what I can but not much forthcoming.. I've beaten the lot on this .. nothing on twitter or anything as yet .. all I know (at the mo) is what I have put i the article .. as and IF i get more I'll update you all.. .. but WOTS is that nobody knows if WOTS was there or not ..
Chix
details are really sketchy guys.. I'm doing my best to find out what I can but not much forthcoming.. I've beaten the lot on this .. nothing on twitter or anything as yet .. all I know (at the mo) is what I have put i the article .. as and IF i get more I'll update you all.. .. but WOTS is that nobody knows if WOTS was there or not ..
Chix
I know it was supposed to be a secret, but did we tell Swindon about it? Otherwise we could just say we beat Barcelona in a top secret friendly.
PompeyFrippy
I know it was supposed to be a secret, but did we tell Swindon about it? Otherwise we could just say we beat Barcelona in a top secret friendly.
PompeyFrippy
newsnow always a help isnt it chix
pompeyhussler
newsnow always a help isnt it chix
pompeyhussler
nope, look at the publish time - chixy had this before ANY of newsnow....
feel newsnow has let vital pompey down tho by not putting up a link!!!
pompeyrug
nope, look at the publish time - chixy had this before ANY of newsnow....
feel newsnow has let vital pompey down tho by not putting up a link!!!
pompeyrug
Shame on you Hussler .. I got it direct from the Swindon site .. Had it open all afternoon waiting for something .. and then .. really no detail whatsoever .. othjer than the score .. a quote re a couple of players who played for STFC and a picture of Benji !
Chix
Shame on you Hussler .. I got it direct from the Swindon site .. Had it open all afternoon waiting for something .. and then .. really no detail whatsoever .. othjer than the score .. a quote re a couple of players who played for STFC and a picture of Benji !
Chix
I'm over the moon for Benji with his HT... but jeez WOTS the point, it's doing my head in :-)
cornypomp
I'm over the moon for Benji with his HT... but jeez WOTS the point, it's doing my head in :-)
cornypomp
Think Newsnow didn't pick up my entry as originally had 'pompeybeat Swindon' in the article lead .. the lack of a 'space' might have sealed our fete .. still I know I was first .. !!
Chix
Think Newsnow didn't pick up my entry as originally had 'pompeybeat Swindon' in the article lead .. the lack of a 'space' might have sealed our fete .. still I know I was first .. !!
Chix
will give u that one then chix! ... lets see who can find the full report first,, lineup etc
pompeyhussler
will give u that one then chix! ... lets see who can find the full report first,, lineup etc
pompeyhussler
theres no team sheet or anything for us on the swindon websites maybe a so hopefully a few trialists
dogfod1
theres no team sheet or anything for us on the swindon websites maybe a so hopefully a few trialists
dogfod1
who scored number 4
plymouth graham
who scored number 4
plymouth graham
The 4th was scored by a midfield player called "Andy Henry" apparently he is now locked in SC's house guarded by dogs
paultsmouth
The 4th was scored by a midfield player called "Andy Henry" apparently he is now locked in SC's house guarded by dogs
paultsmouth
I hope it was a half-decent Swindon side and Benji's getting back to match fit.
PFCblue
I hope it was a half-decent Swindon side and Benji's getting back to match fit.
PFCblue
From the OS: Benjani scored a hat-trick as Pompey beat Swindon 4-0 in a behind-closed-doors friendly at the Blues’ training ground on Tuesday The hosts were three goals up at the break, adding a fourth in the second half against the League Two club’s reserve side. The game was organised as Pompey – like last season – are not competing in a reserve league.
PFCblue
From the OS: Benjani scored a hat-trick as Pompey beat Swindon 4-0 in a behind-closed-doors friendly at the Blues’ training ground on Tuesday The hosts were three goals up at the break, adding a fourth in the second half against the League Two club’s reserve side. The game was organised as Pompey – like last season – are not competing in a reserve league.
PFCblue
I heard the fourth was scored by a trialist called T. Sheringham. But because that was too obvious, they renamed him Teddy S.
PompeyFrippy
I heard the fourth was scored by a trialist called T. Sheringham. But because that was too obvious, they renamed him Teddy S.
PompeyFrippy
And why not Teddy S...eh Frippy :-) At the end of the day he's got to be younger than Kanu???
cornypomp
And why not Teddy S...eh Frippy :-) At the end of the day he's got to be younger than Kanu???
cornypomp
wots is 'The guy played and has been offered a contract. Due to be unveiled tomorrow.
Still no name, as he has been offered contracts by Leeds and Newcastle as well but he wants Pompey as it's closer to home.'
pompeyrug
wots is 'The guy played and has been offered a contract. Due to be unveiled tomorrow.
Still no name, as he has been offered contracts by Leeds and Newcastle as well but he wants Pompey as it's closer to home.'
pompeyrug
hopefully if hes been offered a few contracts he must have abit about him!!!
dogfod1
hopefully if hes been offered a few contracts he must have abit about him!!!
dogfod1
we won't find out unless he signs for us. i've heard rumours it might have been either jimmy bullard (but it looks like he's off to qpr) or gary taylor fletcher but lets face it there's a number of players it could have been
pompey4ever
we won't find out unless he signs for us. i've heard rumours it might have been either jimmy bullard (but it looks like he's off to qpr) or gary taylor fletcher but lets face it there's a number of players it could have been
pompey4ever
 

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