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Pompey get Burnley away, that'll do!

Pompey get Burnley away, that'll do!

Pompey have drawn Championship side Burnley away in the third round of the league cup.

This draw will please many fans, as a poll ran earlier in the week pointed heavily in favour of a Championship, or lower standard side preferred because it was believed that this would aid in our quest for progression in the tournament that many, myself included think we could win.

I am sure that the club are pleased with an away draw too, as my thinking is with the current ticketing problems at Fratton an away draw would have been favoured.

Burnley will not be a push over, but even with a 'second string side' we should be able to go to Turf Moor and get the done.

We just have to make sure we do not let Djimi Traore try any off the line back heelers, as last time he tried that for Liverpool it went horribly wrong and they got dumped out!

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Writer:pompeyrug
Date:Saturday September 1 2007
Time: 1:01PM

Comments

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yep..Im happy with that! :) 3 - 1 Pompey!
CharlieChimes
01/09/2007 13:17:00
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we have got to be havent we mate, i could not have picked many other teams i would rather we faced tbh... we 'should' make it into round 5 now.
pompeyrug
01/09/2007 13:19:00
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Great draw for me, not far from Liverpool to the land of the Dingles Who will we get in the next round!!
Owenspompey
01/09/2007 13:25:00
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Should be a good one for us.
storagematt
01/09/2007 13:39:00
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Bring on the Claret I say...I will certainly drink to that one.
pompeygray
01/09/2007 13:43:00
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Oh S**t! The wife comes from Burnley!!!!
L L Blue
01/09/2007 13:45:00
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Result! that'll do
WalshWasGod
01/09/2007 13:49:00
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Rug, In the middle of the O'Neil thing last night Chix asked " What's the maximum responses you have had to an article " Do you have any idea? I could not believe the number of comments.
L L Blue
01/09/2007 14:12:00
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sorry, i did notice that and meant to reply but forget in my rage... i have been a part of this site for some 12-18 months i think, but only took over as editor about 3 months ago, and tbh i think that the response - 79 comments i think - is the best ever, without doubt the best ever on an article in such a short time...
pompeyrug
01/09/2007 14:36:00
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i was made up by the amount of comments and interaction this site had yesterday, and during the last few days tbh - i proves that it can be done, so i hope that we see comment numbers and intereaction high day in day out now, weve proved it can be done!
pompeyrug
01/09/2007 14:37:00
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