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On this day in history...17th January



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

Sat 17 Jan 2004
PL Bolton A 0-1
Att:26,558
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Thu 17 Jan 2002
Div 1 Wolves H 2-3
Quashie, Prosinecki
Att:13,105
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Sat 17 Jan 1998
Div 1 Port Vale A 1-2
Durnin
Att:6,028
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Sat 17 Jan 1976
Div 2 Luton Town A 1-3
Piper
Att:10,464
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Sat 17 Jan 1970
Div 2 Aston Villa A 5-3
McCann 2, Pointer, Hiron, Storrie
Att:21,148
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Sat 17 Jan 1959
Div 1 Chelsea A 2-2
Harris P, Saunders
Att:24,356
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Sat 17 Jan 1953
Div 1 Manchester Utd A 0-1
Att:32,340
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Sat 17 Jan 1948
Div 1 Bolton H 2-0
Froggatt, Harris
Att:28,978
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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...

17/1/1932: Jackie Henderson

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Writer: pompeyrug/PompeyRama Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday January 17 2012

Time: 9:24AM

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A blank day for me. Only missed about 10 home games in 25 years & 2002 was one of those. Having a fab time in the USA at the time!
storagematt
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17/01/2012 10:41:00

Forty two years ago I was in Birmingham watching Pompey thrash Villa 5-3 - not many times you see a side score five on the road!! Manager Tommy Docherty was sacked on the Monday! I also wrote a review on the matchday programme a
eastneydave
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17/01/2012 20:29:00

Oh and I went to Luton 1976 too and was given a tour of the Big Match TV truck too by Brian Moore.
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