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On this day in history...17th August

On this day in history...17th August



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

Sat 17 Aug 2013
League Two Morecambe H 3-0
Wallace, Connolly, Agyemang
Att:14,590
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Sun 17 Aug 2008
PL Chelsea A 0-4
Att:41,468
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Sat 17 Aug 2002
Div 1 Crystal Palace A 3-2
Foxe, Crowe 2
Att:18,315
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Tue 17 Aug 1999
FLC2:1 Torquay Utd A 0-0
Att: 3,209
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Sat 17 Aug 1996
Div 1 Bradford City A 1-3
Hall
Att:10,007
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Wed 17 Aug 1994
FLC1:1 Cambridge Utd H 2-0
Stimson, Powell
Att: 3,854
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Tue 17 Aug 1993
Div 1 Charlton Athletic H 1-2
Symons p
Att:15,701
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Sat 17 Aug 1991
Div 2 Blackburn Rovers A 1-1
Anderton
Att:11,118
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Sat 17 Aug 1985
Div 2 Hull City A 2-2
Morgan, Hilaire
Att:8,221
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Tue 17 Aug 1976
FLC1:2 Crystal Palace H 0-1
Att: 9,778
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Sat 17 Aug 1974
Div 2 Bolton A 0-3
Att:12,776
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Tue 17 Aug 1971
FLC1 Bournemouth A 1-2
McCann
Att: 15,382
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Sat 17 Aug 1968
Div 2 Middlesbrough H 3-0
Trebilcock 2, 1og
Att:24,273
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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...

17/8/1987: Marc Wilson
17/8/1949: Peter Price
17/08/1900: William Moffatt
17/08/1986: Marcos Painter

From the ed: More defeats than win previously, Morecambe remains very fresh in the mind - 3-0 should have been at least doubled though really as we had them on toast!

Torquay the only other one for me today.

What about you?

Can you claim to have been in attendance for any of these games, if so share your thoughts below on any stories you have...


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Writer:pompeyrug/PompeyRama
Date:Sunday August 17 2014
Time: 7:00AM

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Just the home win defeat to Charlton in 1993. Fond memories of our comeback 3-2 at Palace, not so of the 4-0 lose to Chelsea in 2008.
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