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On this day in history...8th March

On this day in history...8th March



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

Tue 8 Mar 2011
Championship Bristol City A 1-2
Kitson
Att:13,886
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Sat 8 Mar 2008
FA6 Manchester Utd A 1-0
Muntari (p)
Att: 75,436
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Wed 8 Mar 1995
Div 1 West Bromwich Albion H 1-2
Creaney Att:7,160
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Sat 8 Mar 1986
Div 2 Barnsley H 1-1
O'Callaghan
Att:10,426
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Sat 8 Mar 1980
Div 4 Doncaster Rovers H 2-0
Laidlaw p, Brisley
Att:14,382
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Sat 8 Mar 1975
Div 2 Oldham Athletic A 0-2
Att:10,303
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Sat 8 Mar 1969
Div 2 Middlesbrough A 0-1
Att:23,982
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Sat 8 Mar 1958
Div 1 Leicester City A 2-2
Harris, Gordon
Att:30,951
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Sat 8 Mar 1952
FA6 Newcastle Utd H 2-4
Gaillard, Reid
Att: 44,699
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Wed 8 Mar 1950
Div 1 Derby County A 1-2
Pickett
Att:17,000
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Wed 8 Mar 1939
Div 1 Leeds Utd H 2-0
Worrall, Barlow
Att:14,469
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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...

8/3/1971: Kit Symons
8/3/1932: Barry Mansell

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Writer:pompeyrug/PompeyRama
Date:Saturday March 8 2014
Time: 7:00AM

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HB to Kit, saw him play in the youth team & when Jim Smith brought him & the other kids into the first team, all of a sudden we had some great seasons. There for the home games in 1986 & 1995. Watched on tv & screamed every emotion possible as we won at the Mancs in that unforgettable cup game in 2008.
storagematt
08/03/2014 09:27:00
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2008 will never be forgotten!! Kit used to drink in Eastney in his younger day - when I say drink I mean the odd half!! HB KS
eastneydave
08/03/2014 13:33:00
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