Vital Football

On this day in history...4th May

On this day in history...4th May



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

Tue 4 May 2004
PL Arsenal H 1-1
Yakubu
Att:20,140
Click here for match details

Sun 4 May 2003
Div 1 Bradford City A 5-0
Festa, Todorov 3 (1p), Stone
Att:19,088
Click here for match details

Sun 4 May 1997
Div 1 Wolves A 1-0
Hall
Att:26,031
Click here for match details

Sat 4 May
1991 Div 2 Bristol Rovers H 3-1
Beresford, Wigley, Whittingham
Att:9,410
Click here for match details

Mon 4 May 1987
Div 2 Crystal Palace A 0-1
Att:18,029
Click here for match details

Sat 4 May 1985
Div 2 Blackburn Rovers A 1-0
Tait
Att:7,747
Click here for match details

Sat 4 May 1968
Div 2 Ipswich Town H 1-2
McCann
Att:25,891
Click here for match details

Sat 4 May 1963
Div 2 Cardiff City H 2-0
Saunders, Harris
Att:10,538
Click here for match details

Wed 4 May 1949
Div 1 Arsenal A 2-3
Clarke 2
Att:60,000
Click here for match details

PLAY UP POMPEY!

Join the Vital Pompey Debate

Join the Vital Pompey Forum Debate



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

Writer:pompeyrug/PompeyRama
Date:Sunday May 4 2014
Time: 8:00AM

Comments

0
Ipswich and Palace where we should have clinched promotion!
eastneydave
04/05/2014 11:52:00
0
!987, a mass of Pompey descended on Selhurst Park & a positive result would have given automatic promotion to the top flight after 2 heartbreak season of finishing 4th. No play offs then. This season, ply offs are brought in & we are battling Oldham for 2nd place. Vince Hilare gets sent off & a very late goal by a young John Salako breaks or hearts. Thankfully Oldham lost the next night & we were promoted. Also there for the games in 1991 & at Bradford in 2003 as we celebrated again promotion to the now premier league as Champions & beat Bradford 5-0. And 10 years ago, holding Arsenal during their unbeaten campaign.
storagematt
05/05/2014 20:27:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Portsmouth Articles

FA Cup First Round - Full Draw (16/10/17)

The draw for the first round proper of the FA Cup took place earlier this evening.

2017/18 FA Cup 1st Round Ball Numbers

The proper first round draw for the 2017/18 FA Cup will take place on Monday evening.

Could QPR tempt Kenny to get his Jackett?

Kenny Jackett has previous with QPR, but could the Pompey boss be tempted back to Loftus Road as replacement for Ian Holloway?

Pompey's biggest asset

Finally Pompey were able to secure back-to-back League One victories when a 2-0 win was secured over MK Dons thanks to Oli Hawkins' brace.

Archived Vital Pompey Articles

Vital Pompey articles from

Site Journalists

pompeyrug
Editor email
Profile
eastneydave
Editor email
Profile
paultsmouth
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

MK Dons MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
McGee2%
Thompson10%
Burgess3%
Clarke23%
Donohue3%
O'Keefe3%
Close0%
Lowe3%
Bennett3%
Kennedy10%
Hawkins40%
Sub - Evans0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Portsmouth Results (view all)

Portsmouth Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.pompeyrug39
2.storagematt17
3.Copnor4316
4.eastneydave13
5.chris195411
6.PompeyFrippy10
7.uspompeyfan6
8.steaming6
9.Dorking Pompey5
10.blueexile3
Vital Football Comment