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On this day in history...3rd May

On this day in history...3rd May



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

Sat 3 May 2008
PL Middlesbrough A 0-2
Att:24,828
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Sun 3 May 1998
Div 1 Bradford City A 3-1
Durnin 2, Igoe
Att:15,890
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Sat 3 May 1986
Div 2 Bradford City H 4-0
Quinn 2, Dillon p, Wood
Att:9,568
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Sat 3 May 1980
Div 4 Northampton Town A 2-0
Davey, Purdie
Att:10,774
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Wed 3 May 1950
Div 1 Arsenal A 0-2
Att:65,000
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Sat 3 May 1947
Div 1 Wolves H 1-1
Reid
Att:37,711
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Writer:pompeyrug/PompeyRama
Date:Friday May 3 2013
Time: 9:55AM

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What a day. I was at Northampton in 1980, just 13. As we celebrated being promoted out of Div 4. Was also at Bradford in 1998 as we celebrated staying up & Man City got relegated to the third tier of English football. Look at both now!!! In between for the 1986 win over Bradford which meant little as we had just missed out on promotion the week before. Never boring!!!
storagematt
03/05/2013 12:49:00
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I was at Northampton in 1980 just 29!! Celebrated in Notrthampton as I stayed there with bro! Strange day.
eastneydave
03/05/2013 16:07:00
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