Portsmouth - On this day in history...8th October
UK time is: 03:13:13
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

On this day in history...8th October



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

Sun 8 Oct 2000
Div 1 Stockport County A 1-1
Mills
Att:6,212
Click here for match details

Sat 8 Oct 1994
Div 1 Oldham Athletic A 2-3
Creaney, Hall
Att:7,683
Click here for match details

Sat 8 Oct 1988
Div 2 Oxford Utd H 2-1
Aspinall p, Quinn
Att:9,567
Click here for match details

Tue 8 Oct 1985
FLC2:2 Gillingham H 2-1
Sandford, Morgan
Att: 7,629
Click here for match details

Sat 8 Oct 1983
Div 2 Brighton A 1-0
Morgan
Att:17,582
Click here for match details

Sat 8 Oct 1977
Div 3 Walsall A 1-1
Kemp
Att:4,764
Click here for match details

Sat 8 Oct 1966
Div 2 Wolves A 1-3
McCann
Att:19,898
Click here for match details

Sat 8 Oct 1960
Div 2 Rotherham Utd H 2-2
Newman 2
Att:7,759
Click here for match details

Sat 8 Oct 1955
Div 1 Newcastle Utd A 1-2
Rees
Att:40,380
Click here for match details

Sat 8 Oct 1949
Div 1 Birmingham City A 3-0
Clarke 2, Reid
Att:38,000
Click here for match details

Sat 8 Oct 1938
Div 1 Sunderland H 2-1
Worrall, Parker
Att:24,789
Click here for match details

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...

8/10/1989: Armand Traore
8/10/1969: Shaun Gale
8/10/1942: Jeff Hodgkins

PLAY UP POMPEY!

Join the Vital Pompey Debate

Join the Vital Pompey Forum Debate




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: pompeyrug/PompeyRama Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday October 8 2012

Time: 9:09AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
ummmm. 1988 and the win over Oxford. Not great days after falling out of the top flight & back into Div 2 & a low crowd below 10,000.
storagematt
Report Abuse
08/10/2012 10:05:00

ummmm. 1988 and the win over Oxford. Not great days after falling out of the top flight & back into Div 2 & a low crowd below 10,000.
storagematt
Report Abuse
08/10/2012 10:05:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Portsmouth Articles

Proud! (Thursday August 27 2015)

Reading match highlights & Pompey MOTM (Thursday August 27 2015)

Pompey assessment - Reading (h) (Thursday August 27 2015)

On this day in history...27th August (Thursday August 27 2015)

Disappointing! (Wednesday August 26 2015)

On this day in history...26th August (Wednesday August 26 2015)

Stats: Portsmouth v Reading (Tuesday August 25 2015)

Pompey up for the cup...again! (Tuesday August 25 2015)

Archived Portsmouth Articles

List All Vital Pompey Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. pompeyrug 146
2. Pompeytim 72
3. eastneydave 58
4. Et_tu_Pompeii 32
5. mslorna48 27
6. pompeyweller 27
7. storagematt 26
8. penton 22
9. paultsmouth 20
10. Lemmi 18

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
3. Plymouth 4 3 0 1 6 9
4. Bristol Rovers 4 3 0 1 3 9
5. Hartlepool 4 3 0 1 2 9
6. Portsmouth 4 2 2 0 4 8
7. Cambridge 4 2 1 1 1 7
8. Exeter 4 2 1 1 -1 7
9. Oxford 4 1 3 0 2 6

Portsmouth Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Preview: Crawley Town v Wycombe Wanderers
Wycombe : 28/08/2015 01:09:00
Stevenage Loan Fulham Keeper
Stevenage : 27/08/2015 19:35:00
Former striker moves again
York : 27/08/2015 18:12:01
Argyle Sign Threlkeld
Plymouth : 27/08/2015 17:00:01
Defender set to miss season
York : 27/08/2015 16:43:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

COC - Reading MotM
Suggested By:  VitalPompey
Jones 10%
Evans 0%
Webster 60%
Clarke 0%
Haunstrup 0%
McGurk 0%
Bennett 0%
Close 10%
Hollands 10%
Chaplin 10%
Stockley 0%
Sub - Dunne 0%
Sub - Tollitt 0%
Sub - Tubbs 0%