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On this day in history...19th March

On this day in history...19th March



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

Sat 19 Mar 2016
League Two Mansfield Town A 1-1
Tafazolli (og)
Att:3,980
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Sat 19 Mar 2011
Championship Leicester City A 1-0
Nugent
Att:26,645
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Sat 19 Mar 2005
PL Newcastle Utd H 1-1
Stone
Att:20,165
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Wed 19 Mar 2003
Div 1 Coventry City A 4-0
1 og, Stone, Harper, Merson
Att:13,922
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Sat 19 Mar 1994
Div 1 Bristol City A 0-1
Att:6,352
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Tue 19 Mar 1991
Div 2 Barnsley A 0-4
Att:4,921
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Sat 19 Mar 1988
Div 1 Sheffield Wednesday A 0-1
Att:13,731
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Tue 19 Mar 1985
Div 2 Grimsby Town A 3-2
Dillon p, Hilaire, Morgan
Att:6,197
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Sat 19 Mar 1983
Div 2 Gillingham A 0-1
Att:6,489
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Sat 19 Mar 1977
Div 3 Walsall A 1-1
Pollock
Att:4,871
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Sat 19 Mar 1966
Div 2 Leyton Orient A 0-0
Att:6,429
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Tue 19 Mar 1963
FA4R2 Coventry City A 1-2
Saunders
Att: 15,867
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Sat 19 Mar 1960
Div 2 Cardiff City A 4-1
Newman 2, Saunders, Harris H
Att:23,000
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Wed 19 Mar 1958
Div 1 West Bromwich Albion H 2-2
Gordon, Dougan
Att:24,731
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Sat 19 Mar 1955
Div 1 Burnley H 0-2
Att:21,755
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Sat 19 Mar 1949
Div 1 Derby County H 1-0
Phillips
Att:43,000
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Sat 19 Mar 1938
Div 1 Leicester City A 3-3
Beattie 3
Att:16,682
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Sat 19 Mar 1932
Div 1 Grimsby Town H 2-0
Easson, Weddle
Att:13,961
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Mon 19 Mar 1928
Div 1 Tottenham Hotspur A 3-0
Smith J 2, Weddle
Att:12,829
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Sat 19 Mar 1927
Div 2 Port Vale A 3-2
Watson, Haines 2
Att:10,972
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Sat 19 Mar 1921
Division Three South Norwich City A 2-2
Stringfellow, Cherrett
Att:9,000
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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...

19/3/1935: Roy Summersby
19/3/1936: Roy Smith
19/3/1941: Tony Priscott
19/3/1977: Scott Wilson

From the Ed


Happy birthday to Roy Summersby, Roy Smith, Tony Priscott and Scott Wilson - the Pompey players from the Blues' past born on this day.

Summersby, Smith and Priscott are all before my time and not players I know much about. Cannot remember much about Wilson either to be honest but think he was brought in on loan?

Now onto the games previously played.

Played - 21
Won - 8
Drawn - 7
Lost - 6

Not a bad day as 8 of the 21 have been won, 7 drawn and only 6 lost.

I do recall a good few of the games played but haven't been to one so I draw a blank.

What are your memories Summersby, Smith, Priscott - who are all probably before the time of anyone - and/or Wilson from their Pompey days? Also have you taken in any of the games previously played today - if so what are the memories from them too?

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Writer:pompeyrug/PompeyRama
Date:Sunday March 19 2017
Time: 9:00AM

Comments

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Just 05...so no wins.Amazing that all the games have been away,last one before 05 was 1960 & I wasn't even born...& no birthday's
Copnor43
19/03/2017 13:04:00
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One home game since 1958. Thankfully was around in 2005 as my namesake & a Geordie scoring against his home town team. Vivid memories of our stomping 4-0 win at Coventry in 2003 in that all conquering season.
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20/03/2017 15:34:00
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