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On this day in history...13th December

On this day in history...13th December



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

Sat 13 Dec 2014 League Two
Accrington Stanley H 2-3
Bean, Westcarr
Att:14,300
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Sat 13 Dec 2003 PL
Everton H 1-2
Roberts
Att:20,101
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Thu 13 Dec 2001
Div 1 Millwall A 0-1
Att:11,527
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Sun 13 Dec 1998
Div 1 Grimsby Town H 0-1
Att:8,180
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Sat 13 Dec 1997
Div 1 Ipswich Town A 0-2
Att:11,641
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Sat 13 Dec 1986
Div 2 Sheffield Utd A 0-1
Att:9,532
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Sat 13 Dec 1975
Div 2 Nottm Forest A 1-0
McGuinness
Att:11,343
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Sat 13 Dec 1969
Div 2 Queens Park Rangers A 0-2
Att:11,831
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Sat 13 Dec 1958
Div 1 Everton A 1-2
Harris H
Att:23,875
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Sat 13 Dec 1952
Div 1 Middlesbrough A 2-3
Dickinson, Henderson
Att:24,000
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Sat 13 Dec 1947
Div 1 Chelsea A 0-1
Att:41,096
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Sat 13 Dec 1930
Div 1 Bolton A 1-3
Easson
Att:13,345
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Sat 13 Dec 1924
Div 2 Sheffield Wednesday A 2-5
Mackie, Watson
Att:10,000
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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.

13/12/1929: Lionel Phillips
13/12/1981: Liam Lawrence

From the Ed


Happy birthday to Len Phillips and Liam Lawrence - the Pompey players from the Blues' past born on this day.

I only know of Phillips by name and reputation as he was long before my time, but recall Lawrence well. The former Pompey captain had his moments with the Blues but all in all I'm not convinced we quite got from him what we should have - or am I being harsh?

Now onto the games previously played.

Played - 13
Won - 1
Drawn - 0
Lost - 12

Another blank day for me today as I've not taken in a game but recall a fair few - I had been due to travel for the defeat against Accrington at Fratton Park in 2014. However, bad weather prevented this, which is maybe just as well!

What are your memories of Phillips - probably too early for anyone - and/or Lawrence 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:Wednesday December 13 2017
Time: 9:00AM

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14,03&98...3 games,3 losses..03 was Jason Roberts only goal for us...enjoyed Lawrence when he was here..& Phillips wasn’t the famous Len it was the lesser known Lionel who only played 4 games...a poor day all round
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