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On this day in history...3rd January

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

Mon 3 Jan 2011
Championship Hull City H 2-3
Lawrence (p), Halford
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Sat 3 Jan 2009
FA3 Bristol City H 0-0
Att: 14,446
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Mon 3 Jan 2005
PL Everton A 1-2
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Sat 3 Jan 2004
FA3 Blackpool H 2-1
Schemmel, Yakubu
Att: 13,279
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Mon 3 Jan 2000
Div 1 Norwich City A 1-2
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Sun 3 Jan 1988
Div 1 Southampton A 2-0
Horne, Connor
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Sat 3 Jan 1987
Div 2 Blackburn Rovers A 0-1
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Mon 3 Jan 1977
Div 3 Peterborough Utd A 2-4
Mellows, Piper p
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Sat 3 Jan 1976
FA3 Birmingham City H 1-1
Att: 19,414
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Fri 3 Jan 1975
FA3 Notts County A 1-3
Att: 14,723
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Sat 3 Jan 1970
FA3 Tranmere Rovers H 1-2
Att: 18,366
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Sat 3 Jan 1959
Div 1 Nottm Forest H 0-1
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Sat 3 Jan 1953
Div 1 Chelsea H 2-0
Henderson 2
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Sat 3 Jan 1948
Div 1 Huddersfield H 3-2
Clarke 2, Harris
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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...

3/1/1976: Angelos Basinas
3/1/1944: John Milkins
3/1/1934: Rees Thomas
3/1/1906: Jimmy Easson


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Writer: pompeyrug/PompeyRama Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday January 3 2012

Time: 8:00AM

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Well there is only one date that counts on that list and that is OF COURSE 1988 and yes I was there!! Unable to get a Pompey ticket I managed to get hold of one for the home end. That was sparsely populated and I saw more that one face that I recogised.

Just for the record you can add the home games of Tranmere Rovers, Birmingham City and Hull City!

Also add birthday wishes to John Milkins player I saw on many occasions and Angelo Basinas a player sadly in my opinion we saw far too little of.
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03/01/2012 13:33:00

Ahhh yes Dave me too, there at the skip in 1988 as beat the scum for the first time in my Pompey time as going fan. Fanatstic day, police everywhere & local tv didn't have any cameras there. They were afraid it may incite trouble. Another memorable date on a personal level, the awful cup game in 2009, my first game with my daughter & we had photo in our seats which is right by me as I type this, gulp.
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