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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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The Journalist

Writer: pompeyrug/PompeyRama Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday May 8 2012

Time: 8:58AM

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None!! Quashie, Quashie!!
eastneydave
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08/05/2012 13:33:00

The last 3 for me. Bl00dy Grimsby in1993, we needed to really beat them to go up, scrapped a 2-1 win, West Ham went up by 1 goal & we lose in the play offs, heartbreak time & a decade of dread followed. The loss to WBA in 1994 & our last away game during a first prem season, 2004, our dear rivals from the previous season. The result didn't matter to us & it showed on the pitch, they were already relegated.
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