Date: 10th May 2018 at 7:00am
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A look back at this day in history, and what was happening with Pompey courtesy of PompeyRama.

Tue 10 May 1983
Div 2 Walsall H 1-0
Aizlewood
Att:22,244
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Fri 10 May 1963
Div 2 Derby County A 0-4
Att:10,078
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Sat 10 May 1947
Div 1 Sheffield Utd A 1-3
Reid
Att:25,000
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Another feature, again courtesy of PompeyRama, sees us look at those Pompey personalities – past or present – who have a birthday on this day.

10/5/1929: Tommy McGhee

From the Ed

Happy birthday to Tommy McGhee – the Pompey player from the Blues’ past born on this day.

McGhee was well before my time; with so few games played on this day I doubt anyone would have seen him in action for Pompey?

Now onto the games previously played.

Played – 3
Won – 1
Drawn – 0
Lost – 2

Well, if we thought yesterday was light on games it doesn’t compare to today, we’ve only played the 3 games. At least we haven’t lost the lot, just most of them.

As it’s over 30 years since Pompey had the last of these games it isn’t a surprise I can’t claim one personally.

What are your memories of McGhee – I’d be surprised of anyone actually did see him play? – from his Pompey days? Also, have you taken in any of the games previously played today – if so what are the memories of them too?

PLAY UP POMPEY

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One Reply to “On this day in history…10th May”

  • Just 83 but another great night, we’d just got promoted 3 days earlier on the Sat v Southend but another big crowd watched another win….Aizlewood with a header in the Milton End if my memory is still going!! ..no B’days for me

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